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Rename files in batch

Find files in multiple TAR files
A quick find command to identify all TAR files in a given path, extract a list of files contained within the tar, then search for a given string in the filelist. Returns to the user as a list of TAR files found (enclosed in []) followed by any matching files that exist in that archive. TAR can easily be swapped for JAR if required.

Copy files from multiple directories into one directory

Indent a one-liner.
I often write a one-liner which I want to use later in a script.

Replace spaces in filename
This command will replace spaces in filename with underscore, for all file in directory that contain spaces.

Change files case, without modify directories, recursively
Change files case, without modify directories, recursively. ... fucking vfat

Find the ratio between ram usage and swap usage.
it provides the ratio used for the RAM and The SWAP under Linux. When swappiness is high, Swap usage is high. When swappiness is low, Ram usage is high.

Find the package that installed a command

pipe output of a command to your clipboard
In turn you can get the contents of your clipboard by typing xsel by itself with no arguments: $ xsel This command requires you to install the xsel utility which is free

list with full path


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