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Cloning/Splitting a serial port (COM) port in Ubuntu

Everything is working with my serial port. I have connected my FTDI converter into my computer, set my COM port... ln -s /dev/ttyUSB0 ~/wine/dosdevices/COM1 But now I would like to "clone" this port. ...
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Split: how to split into different percentages?

How can I split a text file into 70% and 30% using the split command ?
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Splitting large directory tree into specified-size chunks?

I have a directory tree that I would like to back up to optical disks. Unfortunately, it exceeds the size of any one disk (it's about 60GB). I am looking for a script that would split this tree into ...
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K3b to split volume across media

How do I get K3b to split a volumes across several media? For example if I give it a folder that has 6 GB (not one file of 6 GB), it should create several discs of 4.4 GB automatically, instead of me ...
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Break a large file into smaller pieces

How do I break a large, +4GB file into smaller files of about 500MB each. And how do I re-assemble them again to get the original file?