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apt gives “Unstable CLI Interface” warning

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How can I convert audio from ogg to mp3?

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How do I start pulseaudio-equalizer?

103 votes

How do I copy a file larger than 4GB to a USB flash drive?

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Get absolute path of files using 'find' command

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Can 'sudo apt-get remove [write]' destroy my Ubuntu?

60 votes

Why is it possible to delete the entire file system?

57 votes
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How to stop a bash while loop running in the background?

51 votes

Why doesn’t `mv file /dir` move the file to a subdirectory of the current working directory?

49 votes
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How can I get help on terminal commands?

47 votes
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Run a command that requires sudo after a time has passed

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Why is this python script running in background consuming 100 % CPU?

37 votes
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What is this “(arg: 1)” appearing in terminal/tty after I pressed a combination of keys?

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How do I use $* while omitting certain input variables like $1 and $2 in bash script?

33 votes
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Rearrange PDF pages using the command-line

30 votes
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How to extract only values greater than a threshold from a file?

28 votes
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How to print text in the terminal as if it's being typed?

27 votes
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How can I use the arrow sign in my bash prompt?

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Hide "history -d" in bash history

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How to print multiline variables in side-by-side columns in bash?

24 votes

What command is the alias ll for?

23 votes

How do I enter a file or directory with special characters in its name?

23 votes

Tool for viewing LibreOffice Writer files in terminal window

22 votes

How to create a word document in docx form with terminal

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How do I run commands as a non-root user in a script started with root permissions?

21 votes

How to create a zip with multiple files without sub-folders?

20 votes
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bash script: different results when called with or without sudo

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Terminal replacing ! followed by a number with a command

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How can I run multiple commands which have & in one command line?

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Ubuntu won't let me edit or delete .vimrc file

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