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Unix wrapper to make any binary accept stdin/stdout redirection

This is a common situation: you want to include command 'foo' as part of a pipeline, but unfortunately command 'foo' only accepts actual filenames for I/O and does not read/write from stdin/stdout. I ...
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Is there a way to redirect output to a file without buffering on unix/linux?

I have a long running batch process that outputs some debug and process information to stdout. If I just run from a terminal I can keep track of 'where it is' but then the data gets too much and ...
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Suppress EXT3-fs warning on mount

I am familiar with output suppress on Unix machines, ie: cat /file/that/doesnt/exist > /dev/null 2>& However I can't seem to suppress the output of mount when an ext3 filesystem is ...