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derobert
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961 votes
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Zip all files in directory?

326 votes
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Can grep return true/false or are there alternative methods

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Why are tar archive formats switching to xz compression to replace bzip2 and what about gzip?

126 votes
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Using while loop to ssh to multiple servers

121 votes
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Why is setting a variable before a command legal in bash?

115 votes

Flattening a nested directory

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How to randomly sample a subset of a file

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How to disable X server autostart in Debian Jessie?

106 votes
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How can I communicate with a Unix domain socket via the shell on Debian Squeeze?

104 votes
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Why does find -mtime +1 only return files older than 2 days?

92 votes

Busy Device on Umount

91 votes
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Copy image from clipboard to file

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Find out which modules are associated with a usb device?

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How to create SHA512 password hashes on command line

74 votes
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RAIDing with LVM vs MDRAID - pros and cons?

74 votes
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How to extract the Root CA and Subordinate CA from a certificate chain in Linux?

72 votes
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How does `man git init` get the right man page?

68 votes
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Loading of shared libraries and RAM usage

65 votes
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Terminal autocomplete: cycle through suggestions

64 votes
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Bypass GPG signature checks only for a single repository

61 votes
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How to allow non-superusers to mount any filesystem?

60 votes
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How to make user passwords shown as a clear text in Linux?

58 votes
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How does apt-get really work?

56 votes
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Booting a raw disk image in QEMU

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How to make a btrfs snapshot writable?

55 votes

Verifying a SSL certificate's fingerprint?

55 votes
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Determining if a file is a hard link or symbolic link?

54 votes

Fast way to copy a large file on a LAN

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/etc/hosts file refer to another configuration file

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Is there a faster alternative to cp for copying large files (~20 GB)?

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