Commands using hostname (15)

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Multi-segment file downloading with lftp
This is for files only, for directories 'mirror' has to be used.

Using a single sudo to run multiple && arguments
Bash's here string

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Set gnome wallpaper to a random jpg from the specified directory
Every time this is run it will change your background picture. For added fun Add some DBUS magic: . $HOME/.dbus/session-bus/`cat /var/lib/dbus/machine-id`-0 export DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS and a crontab entry: */5 * * * * above_command_in_script.sh >/dev/null 2>/dev/null now wallpaper changes every 5 mins

Lookup hostname for IP address

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list with full path

Show the date of easter
ncal -e shows the date of Easter this year. ncal -e YYYY shows the date of Easter in a given year. ncal -o works the same way, but for Orthodox dates.

runs a bash script in debugging mode

show current directory
Opens a file or URL in the user's preferred application.


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