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

recursive transform all contents of files to lowercase
In this way it doesn't have problems with filenames with spaces.

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

Ultimate current directory usage command
Based on the MrMerry one, just add some visuals and sort directory and files

Make vim open in tabs by default (save to .profile)
I always add this to my .profile rc so I can do things like: "vim *.c" and the files are opened in tabs.

Makefile argument passing
This would allow reference of $(VAR) (if defined) with the value 'foobar' within the Makefile.

Create md5sum of a directory

swap the java version being used
You have openjdk and sun java installed. Many of your java plugins will not work properly. Something called IcedTea (the java web plugin) keeps crashing. Run this and select sun java to use sun java.

Fetch the current human population of Earth
They are using json now

tcmdump check ping
capture only ping echo requests with tcpdump


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