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a function to create a box of '=' characters around a given string.
First argument: string to put a box around. Second argument: character to use for box (default is '=') Same as command #4948, but shorter, and without the utility function.

view http traffic

Flush and then immediately start watching a file
This is useful for keeping an eye on an error log while developing. The !^ pulls the first arg from the previous command (which needs to be run in a sub-shell for this shortcut to work).

Function to change prompt
Bash function to change your default prompt to something simpler and restore it to normal afterwards.

runs a X session within your X session
http://www.debian-administration.org/article/Running_multiple_X11_sessions

Capitalize first letter of each word in a string - A ruby alternative
"-n" loops around ; "-e" executes the given quoted string ; "$_" is the current line ; "split" creates an array on white space; each item of the array is "collected" to be then "capitalized" ; the array is "joined" back into a string.

ssh X tunneling over multiple ssh hosts (through ssh proxy)
Simply makes it possible to launch any X application residing on sshhost through sshproxy and display it on your screen where ever you are.

Use top to monitor only all processes with the same name fragment 'foo'
top accecpts a comma separated list of PIDs.

du disk top 10
fancy command line ncdu clone

Get decimal ascii code from character
the shortest command for character 'a' i know


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