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TIL about pv (pipe viewer), a twenty year old (almost!) Unix utility that lets you see a progress bar for data as it moves through a pipeline:

http://www.ivarch.com/programs/pv.shtml

This actually scratched an itch I had, so I dropped some 💰 into Andrew Wood's PayPal tip jar.

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@edsu ah I remember using it to check on dd progress! it's darn handy

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