Unixy goodness: command compendiums, dd, acronym origins, and a shell stopwatch
- "Collection of Unix/Linux/BSD commands and tasks which are useful for IT work or for advanced users... practical guide with concise explanations."
Linux Command for Beginners
- Examples of common commands with brief explanations
Learn The DD Command
- Massive list of dd examples
Wikipedia's dd entry
has a number of interesting usage examples
The Unix Acronym List
- Settle that dispute with a coworker over the meaning of dd.
Quick and dirty stopwatch via the Mac Terminal
- It's as simple as
$ time cat
to start and Ctrl+C to stop and display time.
/nix | Oct 11, 2009
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