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Neofetch

Neoftech is a cross-platform and easy-to-use system information command line script that collects your Linux system information and display it on the terminal next to an image, it could be your distributions logo or any ascii art of your choice

Install

sudo apt install neofetch

Run

neofetch

Neofetch


Pandoc

Pandoc is a universal document converter developed in Haskell language, widely used as a writing tool (especially by scholars) and as a basis for publishing workflows. It was originally created by John MacFarlane, a philosophy professor at the University of California, Berkeley under GPLv2.

HTML fragment

pandoc MANUAL.txt -o …

XrandR

RandR ('resize and rotate') is a communications protocol written as an extension to the X11 protocol. XRandR provides the ability to resize, rotate and reflect the root window of a screen. RandR is also responsible for setting the screen refresh rate.

Run

xrandr --output HDMI1 -mode 1360x768

XRandR


Time

The 'time' command runs another program, then displays information about the resources used by that program, collected by the system while the program was running. You can select which information is reported and the format in which it is shown, or have time save the information in a file instead …


TeXlive

TeXLive is a free software distribution for the TeX typesetting system that includes major TeX-related programs, macro packages, and fonts. It is the replacement of its no-longer supported counterpart teTeX.

Run

pdflatex file.tex
bibtex file.bib

TeXLive


Parted

GNU Parted manipulates partition tables. This is useful for creating space for new operating systems, reorganizing disk usage, copying data on hard disks and disk imaging. The package contains a library, libparted, as well as well as a command-line frontend, parted, which can also be used in scripts.

Run

parted …

Fdisk

GNU Fdisk is used for creating, deleting, resizing, moving, checking, and copying disk partitions and their file systems.

Install

sudo apt install fdisk

Run

fdisk /dev/sda

Gnu Fdisk


FindUtils

The GNU Find Utilities (Findutils) are the basic directory searching utilities of the GNU operating system. These programs are typically used in conjunction with other programs to provide modular and powerful directory search and file locating capabilities to other commands. Such as find, locale, updatedb and xargs.

Install

sudo apt …

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