Monthly Archives: January 2009

GNU/Linux Command – OGGINFO

ogginfo — Gives information about Ogg files. Summary: Ogg Vorbis is a new audio compression format. It is different from these other formats, like MP3, because it is completely free, open and unpatented. It is roughly comparable to other formats …

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GNU/Linux Command – OGG123

ogg123 — Plays Ogg Vorbis audio files. Summary: Ogg Vorbis is a new audio compression format. It is different from these other formats, like MP3, because it is completely free, open and unpatented. It is roughly comparable to other formats used t…

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GNU/Linux Command – OGGENC

oggenc — Encode audio into the Ogg Vorbis format. Summary: Ogg Vorbis is a new audio compression format. It is different from these other formats, like MP3, because it is completely free, open and unpatented. It is roughly comparable to other for…

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GNU/Linux Command – OGGDEC

oggdec — Decodes Ogg into PCM Audio format. Summary: Ogg Vorbis is a new audio compression format. It is different from these other formats, like MP3, because it is completely free, open and unpatented. It is roughly comparable to other formats u…

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GNU/Linux Command – RENICE

renice — Alter priority of running processes. Summary: GNU/Linux is a multi-user and multi-tasking OS. So many processes will be running with some scheduling policy like Round Rabin, FIFO etc.. High priority process will get more CPU Time. renice…

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GNU/Linux Command – NICE

nice — Run a command with modified priority. Summary: GNU/Linux is a multi-user and multi-tasking OS. So many processes will be running with some scheduling policy like Round Rabin, FIFO etc.. High priority process will get more CPU Time. nice co…

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GNU/Linux Command – WHATIS

whatis — Search the whatis database for complete words. Summary: Whatis DB contains the name and one line description about all commands man pages. whatis searches for keywords and displays the result(s) on the standard output. Only complete word…

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GNU/Linux Command – DD

dd — Convert and copy a file. Summary: ‘dd’ copies and optionally converts data with changeable I/O block size. Reads are issued to the input file or device for the size of the input buffer and writes are issued for the size of the output buffer….

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GNU/Linux Command – TIME

time — Measure the program resource usage Summary: 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. Info consist of (i) Elapsed rea…

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GNU/Linux Command – NETSTAT

netstat — Display the Network subsystem informations. Summary: Netstat prints information about the Linux networking subsystem, like network connections, routing tables, interface statistics, masquerade connections, and multicast memberships. It …

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