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ping a range of IP addresses
nmap accepts a wide variety of addressing notation, multiple targets/ranges, etc.

Mount windows share to the specified location including credentials
Replace IP address with yours IP.

tail: watch a filelog
-f file(s) to be monitorized -n number of last line to be printed on the screen in this example, the content of two files are displayed

Cropping a video file in ffmpeg

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

connect to X login screen via vnc
the $15 may change for you depending on your distro, etc...

Delete empty directories recursively

Find usb device in realtime
Using this command you can track a moment when usb device was attached.

Show the date of easter
ncal -e shows the date of Easter this year. ncal -e YYYY shows the date of Easter in a given year. ncal -o works the same way, but for Orthodox dates.

create a temporary file in a command line call
Sometimes you have a script that needs and inputfile for execution. If you don't want to create one because it may contain only one line you can use the `


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