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Compare a remote file with a local file

My Git Tree Command!
this creates a tree of your branch merges. very useful if you want to follow the features you add.

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Copy files from multiple directories into one directory

combine `mkdir foo && cd foo` into a single function `mcd foo`
I find that I create a directory and then cd into that directory quite often. I found this little function on the internets somewhere and thought I'd share it. Just copy-paste it into you ~/.bash_profile and then `source ~/.bash_profile`.

Read random news on the internet
Access a random news web page on the internet. The Links browser can of course be replaced by Firefox or any modern graphical web browser.

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

Search replace with Ansible style timestamps
$ ls httpd.conf [email protected]:43:20

Display information sent by browser
Have netcat listen on port 8000, point browser to http://localhost:8000/ and you see the information sent. netcat terminates as soon as your browser disconnects. I tested this command on my Fedora box but linuxrawkstar pointed out that he needs to use $ nc -l -p 8000 instead. This depends on the netcat version you use. The additional '-p' is required by GNU netcat that for example is used by Debian but not by the OpenBSD netcat port used by my Fedora system.

Mount folder/filesystem through SSH
Install SSHFS from http://fuse.sourceforge.net/sshfs.html Will allow you to mount a folder security over a network.


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