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How to create a 1 gig file

dd if=/dev/zero of=big-file.bin bs=1g count=1

or

mkfile 1g big-file.bin

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How to tar a directory and only include certain file types

find myProjectDirectory -type f \( -name \*\.php -o -name \*\.js -o -name \*\.css -o -name \*\.inc \) | xargs tar -rf myProjectTarName.tar
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How to change file or folder permissions recursively with chmod

To set only files that end with .tpl to 600 (pattern escaped with slashes)

find . -name \*\.tpl -exec chmod 600 {} \;