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120 votes
10 answers
264k views

How to get parent PID of a given process in GNU/Linux from command line?

90 votes
5 answers
177k views

How to get list of dependencies of non-installed RPM package?

78 votes
4 answers
52k views

How to make ssh-agent automatically add the key on demand?

64 votes
9 answers
13k views

How do I make Firefox spellcheck in multiple languages simultaneously?

44 votes
2 answers
21k views

Maximize window in tmux

39 votes
4 answers
70k views

How to output file from the specified offset, but not "dd bs=1 skip=N"?

35 votes
4 answers
43k views

How can I get the length of a video file from the console?

31 votes
5 answers
26k views

How to recover deleted file if it is still opened by some process?

29 votes
1 answer
20k views

Why "LANG=C"? (not D or E or F)

27 votes
3 answers
16k views

How do I dump information from a Windows *.lnk shortcut on Linux?

25 votes
7 answers
26k views

Running commands in parallel with a limit of simultaneous number of commands

23 votes
3 answers
64k views

How to move a partition in GNU/Linux?

22 votes
2 answers
24k views

How do I interactively type \r\n-terminated query in netcat?

21 votes
3 answers
9k views

How to force gpg2 to use expired key?

20 votes
3 answers
22k views

Are there programs to create and edit SVG animations?

17 votes
4 answers
36k views

How to really force unmount a filesystem (without manual investigation why is it busy)

15 votes
3 answers
9k views

How to copy a picture to clipboard from command line in linux?

13 votes
3 answers
13k views

Why my USB mouse gets suspended after 3 seconds of inactivity?

13 votes
3 answers
50k views

How to convert file data to plain hex?

12 votes
2 answers
19k views

How to hide or minimize X11 window from console?

12 votes
1 answer
3k views

Cursor movement history in Vim

12 votes
3 answers
8k views

How to move wireless connection to other network namespace?

11 votes
2 answers
19k views

What does mean sudden "Text file busy" when calling a script?

11 votes
1 answer
6k views

How to check multitouch in GNU/Linux

10 votes
3 answers
9k views

How to send Ctrl+Alt+F1 (and other special keystrokes) to X window?

10 votes
2 answers
6k views

How do I play audio though jackd from console?

8 votes
4 answers
5k views

How to save and restore file's created/modified dates?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

What public IP should I use for long-term network test?

8 votes
1 answer
2k views

How to tell Linux to explicitly swap out main memory of a suspended process?

7 votes
3 answers
8k views

Stable reverse port forwarding in SSH and stale sessions

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