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Find large files

By jbayer - Last updated: Tuesday, December 27, 2011

There is no easy way to find large files on a system.  The attached file contains a command called lsbig, which will do just that.  It also prints out stars and the length of the stars show the usage of each folder / file from smallest to largest on the box. Usage is very simple. […]


Screen – screen manager with VT100/ANSI terminal emulation

By jbayer - Last updated: Sunday, December 5, 2010

Screen is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes (typically interactive shells). Each virtual terminal provides the functions of a DEC VT100 terminal and, in addition, several control functions from the ISO 6429 (ECMA 48, ANSI X3.64) and ISO 2022 standards (e.g. insert/delete line and support for multiple character sets). […]