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

Watch the progress of 'dd'
run this in another terminal, were xxxx is the process ID of the running dd process. the progress will report on the original terminal that you ran dd on

Generate random password
Generates password consisting of alphanumeric characters, defaults to 16 characters unless argument given.

convert strings toupper/tolower with tr

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

Mount a .iso file in UNIX/Linux
"-o loop" lets you use a file as a block device

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"

Convert a bunch of HTML files from ISO-8859-1 to UTF-8 file encoding in a folder and all sub-folders
This is my first attempt at converting all HTML files to UTF-8 file encoding, including all subfolders. Theres probably a much more compact way to do it, but I'm quite proud of it with my windows background ;)

start vim in diff mode
vim will open both files side by side and show colored diffs

A command's package details
In Debian based distros, this command will list 'binutils' package details which contains 'nm' command. You can replace 'nm' to any other command.


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