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find files ignoring .svn and its decendents
for when find . -print | grep -v .svn | xargs doesnt cut it.

Random Number Between 1 And 256
It takes a byte from /dev/random whose source is the kernel entropy pool (better source than other solutions).

convert wav into mp3 using lame

Benchmark SQL Query
Benchmark a SQL query against MySQL Server. The example runs the query 10 times, and you get the average runtime in the output. To ensure that the query does not get cached, use `RESET QUERY CACHE;` on top in the query file.

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Watch how many tcp connections there are per state every two seconds.

Alternative size (human readable) of files and directories (biggest last)
using mb it's still readable;) a symbol variation $ du -ms {,.[^.]}* | sort -nk1

AES file encryption with openssl
To decrypt: openssl aes-256-cbc -d -in secrets.txt.enc -out secrets.txt.new Reference: http://tombuntu.com/index.php/2007/12/12/simple-file-encryption-with-openssl Optional parameter -a makes output base64 encoded, can be viewed in text editor or pasted in email

Show crontabs for all users
This is flatcaps tweaked command to make it work on SLES 11.2

list block devices
Shows all block devices in a tree with descruptions of what they are.


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