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watch -n 1 mysqladmin --user=<user> --password=<password> processlist
2009-02-16 11:21:16
User: root
Functions: watch
Tags: mysql
45

Watch is a very useful command for periodically running another command - in this using mysqladmin to display the processlist. This is useful for monitoring which queries are causing your server to clog up.

More info here: http://codeinthehole.com/archives/2-Monitoring-MySQL-processes.html

alias lrt='ls -lart'
for i in $(svn st | grep "?" | awk '{print $2}'); do svn add $i; done;
iptables -L -n -v
wget --recursive --page-requisites --convert-links www.moyagraphix.co.za
2009-02-16 10:57:44
User: RonaldConco
Functions: wget
16

Very nice command when you want to download a site locally to your machine, including images, css and javascript

rm -rf `find . -type d -name .svn`
2009-02-16 10:55:57
User: RonaldConco
Functions: rm
10

This command will remove all .svn folder from your project if you need to manual remove the subversion files.

mount -o -t ntfs-3g /dev/sda1 /mnt/windows/c force
2009-02-16 10:51:57
User: RonaldConco
Functions: mount
1

If you have the library installed ntfs-3g, you will be able to mount the windows partition and write on it....

mount -o auto -t ntfs /dev/hda1 /windows
2009-02-16 10:45:06
User: RonaldConco
Functions: mount
-2

if the command is successful , you will get no output - only if an error has occurred will there be output

find ./ -name '*' -exec rename 's/\s+/_/g' {} \;
(cd /orignl/path tar -cf - . ) | (cd /dst/dir;tar -xvf -)
2009-02-16 09:36:34
Functions: cd tar
1

uses tar to dump files from /orignl/path to /dst/dir. i find tar's out more readable than cp, and it doesn't mess with modified dates.

growisofs -use-the-force-luke=dao -use-the-force-luke=break:1913760 -dvd-compat -speed=2 -Z /dev/cdrom=XBOX360GAMEHERE.iso
2009-02-16 09:17:37
1

burn all those sweet iso's from the command line. replace speed=2 with more if your media supports it and you're brave!

find . -type f -name '*.html' -exec grep -H HACKED {} \; > hacklog.txt
2009-02-16 08:57:25
User: nullrouter
Functions: find grep
0

This will check all .HTML file contents for the word "Hacked" and dump it to hacklog.txt. This is great for located all those files affected by nasty Joomla exploits. Change the .HTML to any other extension you wish to check, and of course the word "HACKED" for other searches.

netstat -anl | grep :80 | awk '{print $5}' | cut -d ":" -f 1 | uniq -c | sort -n | grep -c IPHERE
2009-02-16 08:54:08
User: nullrouter
Functions: awk cut grep netstat sort uniq
3

This will tell you who has the most Apache connections by IP (replace IPHERE with the actual IP you wish to check). Or if you wish, remove | grep -c IPHERE for the full list.

netstat -pant 2> /dev/null | grep SYN_ | awk '{print $5;}' | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n | tail -20
2009-02-16 08:49:38
3

List top 20 IP from which TCP connection is in SYN_RECV state.

Useful on web servers to detect a syn flood attack.

Replace SYN_ with ESTA to find established connections

find / -name \*string\*
2009-02-16 08:43:01
User: tini
Functions: find
-2

run as root and use it fo find file you're looking for.

find . -type f -exec grep -l pattern {} \; | xargs vi +/pattern
xprop | awk '/PID/ {print $3}' | xargs ps h -o pid,cmd
2009-02-16 07:55:19
User: jackhab
Functions: awk ps xargs
9

This command is useful when you want to know what process is responsible for a certain GUI application and what command you need to issue to launch it in terminal.

command | pbcopy && pbpaste
2009-02-16 07:40:36
User: vaporub
Functions: command
4

Copies whatever is piped to the pbcopy command to the clipboard.

pbpaste ... well pastes whats on the clipboard.

sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart
2009-02-16 07:30:54
User: StephSD3
Functions: sudo
-8

when I turn on my wifi, I always have to put in this command in order to make my laptop notice the wifi.

mysqladmin -u username -p create dbname
2009-02-16 07:21:07
User: vaporub
-2

Creates a database that could then be populated with a dump file or application.

qlmanage -p "yourfilename"
2009-02-16 07:15:03
User: vaporub
-1

Where "docname" is the document you want OS-X to image... file.txt, file.pdf, file.mov, etc

curl -s http://checkip.dyndns.org | sed 's/[a-zA-Z<>/ :]//g'
2009-02-16 07:12:01
User: vaporub
Functions: sed
12

Just another curl command to get your public facing IP

MAC=`(date; cat /proc/interrupts) | md5sum | sed -r 's/^(.{10}).*$/\1/; s/([0-9a-f]{2})/\1:/g; s/:$//;'`
2009-02-16 07:09:43
User: vaporub
Functions: cat md5sum sed
15

Original author unknown (I believe off of a wifi hacking forum).

Used in conjuction with ifconfig and cron.. can be handy (especially spoofing AP's)

uuencode $file $file | /usr/bin/mailx -s "$file" ${USER}
find ${PATH//:/ } -executable -type f -printf "%f\n"
2009-02-16 06:03:46
User: kamathln
Functions: find
5

##Dependancies: bash coreutils

Many executables in $PATH have the keyword somewhere other than the beginning in their file names. The command is useful for exploring the executables in $PATH like this.

find ${PATH//:/ } -executable -type f -printf "%f\n" |grep admin

lpadmin

time-admin

network-admin

svnadmin

users-admin

django-admin

shares-admin

services-admin