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Find usb device
I often use it to find recently added ou removed device, or using find in /dev, or anything similar. Just run the command, plug the device, and wait to see him and only him

Query Wikipedia via console over DNS

Reuse last parameter
Reuse the last parameter of the previous command line

Detect illegal access to kernel space, potentially useful for Meltdown detection
Based on capsule8 agent examples, not rigorously tested

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"

re-assign line numbers

Copy/move a bunch of files to dot files and back

SVN Status log to CSV
Note you have also the --xml option ;)

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

Mac OS-X-> copy and paste things to and from the clipboard from the shell
Copies whatever is piped to the pbcopy command to the clipboard. pbpaste ... well pastes whats on the clipboard.


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