git: ignored files and why

find . -type f  | git check-ignore -v --stdin

git check-ignore -v **/* works too, if you don't encounter zsh: argument list too long: git.

Monitor huge mysql imports

I tweeted today about, how to get a progress bar for commands on the bash, in my case: mysql imports of huge files:

pv magento.sql | mysql -uroot -p database

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