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Exclude inserting a table from a sql import
Starting with a large MySQL dump file (*.sql) remove any lines that have inserts for the specified table. Sometimes one or two tables are very large and uneeded, eg. log tables. To exclude multiple tables you can get fancy with sed, or just run the command again on subsequently generated files.

Clear mistyped passwords from password prompt
Type ^u at password prompt to clear a mistyped password.

find all file larger than 500M
Greater than 500M and sorted by size.

Execute a command at a given time
This is an alternative to cron which allows a one-off task to be scheduled for a certain time.

Serial console to a Vmware VM
Create a serial console with "socket (named pipe)" of "/tmp/socket", "from:server, to:virtual machine" in vmware player, etc.. gui. Run the above command after you have booted the guest OS (which should also be configured for serial console).

Which processes are listening on a specific port (e.g. port 80)
swap out "80" for your port of interest. Can use port number or named ports e.g. "http"

find system's indianness

Get your mac to talk to you
Very entertaining when run on someone elses machine remotely ;)

Trim png files in a folder
That should be a short as it can get.

Convert CSV to JSON
Replace 'csv_file.csv' with your filename.


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