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Import/clone a Subversion repo to a git repo

Copy files for backup storage
Backup a whole directory copying only updated files.

find text in a file
this will find text in the directory you specify and give you line where it appears.

Counts number of lines
Counts number of lines of code in *.h and *.cc files

runs a bash script in debugging mode

Default value or argument
I used it for this function, which prints hashes: function liner { num_lines=${1:-42} echo printf %${num_lines}s|tr " " "#" echo } Note the colon-dash, instead of the usual colon-equals.

Copy specific files to another machine, keeping the file hierarchy
Notes: * Adjust the find command to your own filters. * The -P flag forces to keep absolute paths in the tarball, so that you can be sure that the exact same file hierarchy will be created on the second machine.

Top 10 requestors by IP address from Apache/NCSA Logs

pid of manually selecting window

Find 'foo' string inside files


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