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CPU architecture details
This command list all CPU technical infos.

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

Remove everything except that file
Remove everything except that file with shell tricks inside a subshell to avoid changes in the environment. $ help shopt

speedtest
alias speedtest='wget --output-document=/dev/null http://speedtest.wdc01.softlayer.com/downloads/test500.zip'

Concatenate (join) video files
Use mencoder to concatenate (join) multiple video files together.

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Count lines using wc.

Set laptop display brightness
Run as root. Path may vary depending on laptop model and video card (this was tested on an Acer laptop with ATI HD3200 video). $ cat /proc/acpi/video/VGA/LCD/brightness to discover the possible values for your display.

Redirect tar extract to another directory
The command extracting the tar contents into particular directory ...

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"


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