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Short one line while loop that outputs parameterized content from one file to another
There is a common command for outputting a field or list of fields from each line in a file. Why wouldn't you just use cut?

In Mac OS X, read the copy area (CMD + V) and convert text to audible speech

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Rename files in batch

Search for a string inside all files in the current directory
Searches all files,dirs (also hidden) recursively

Show directories in the PATH, one per line
The output of "echo $PATH" is hard to read, this is much easier. The parentheses ensure that the change to the input field separator (IFS) only happens the the sub shell and not affecting the current shell.

Display packages and versions on Debian/Ubuntu distrib
Need admin right to run dpkg-query

Alias to edit and source your .bashrc file
Place the line above in your ~/.bahsrc file. Now every time you issue the 'vb' command, you invoke the vim editor to edit it, then source it so the changes take effect immediately. Notes: * This mechanism is not working well if your .bashrc contains commands that should not be sourced more than once. * This trick also work for your csh or tclsh users: place the following line in your ~/.cshrc file: alias vc 'vim ~/.cshrc; source ~/.cshrc Thank you adzap for pointing out the missing quote

List files in directory tree with newest last


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