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rpm -ivh 'http://www.website.com/path/to/desired_software_package.rpm'
`ls`
2009-08-17 03:56:05
User: matthewbauer
Tags: wildcard
0

This is exactly the same as a wildcard - good for times when wildcards are disabled and when you want have a wildcard of a directory that is not your current ({`ls /path/to/dir`}). Does not work on older versions of Bash though.

for f in *;do case "$(echo $f|sed "s/.*\.\([a-z\.]*\)/\1/g")" in zip)unzip -qqo $f&&rm $f;;tar.gz|tar.bz2)tar xf $f&&rm $f;;rar)unrar e -o+ -r -y $f&&rm $f;;7z)7z e -qqo $f;;esac;done
2009-08-17 03:50:50
User: matthewbauer
-2

This will unarchive the entire working directory. Good for torrents (I don't know why they put each file into a seperate archive).

diff <(cd /path-1; find . -type f -print | egrep -i '\.m4a$|\.mp3$') <(cd /path-2; find . f -print | egrep -i '\.m4a$|\.mp3$')
2009-08-17 00:49:31
User: drewk
Functions: cd diff egrep find
3

diff is designed to compare two files. You can also compare directories. In this form, bash uses 'process substitution' in place of a file as an input to diff. Each input to diff can be filtered as you choose. I use find and egrep to select the files to compare.

file -i * | grep -c 'text/plain'
file -i * | grep 'text/plain' | wc -l
2009-08-16 21:22:46
User: voyeg3r
Functions: file grep wc
0

get files without extensions, get ASCII and utf-8 as "text/plain"

date -j -v +1000000000S -f %m%d%Y mmddYYYY
date -j -v +1000000000S -f %m%d%Y mmddyyyy
:for i in range(1,255) | .put='192.168.0.'.i | endfor
:%s/^/\=line('.').' '
2009-08-16 17:48:03
User: voyeg3r
0

Use this command to insert line numbers in source files, .' ' control how spaces you insert after number.

date -d12/31/1970+1000000000sec
:g/^\s*$/,/\S/-j|s/.*//
2009-08-16 10:01:15
User: clone
2

This command will squeeze all consequent blank lines (including those with only space and tab charactes) to one. It will also empty the resulting line (remove the "|s/.*//" part if you don't need that).

FFPID=$(pidof firefox-bin) && lsof -p $FFPID | awk '{ if($7>0) print ($7/1024/1024)" MB -- "$9; }' | grep ".mozilla" | sort -rn
2009-08-16 08:58:22
User: josue
Functions: awk grep pidof sort
6

Check which files are opened by Firefox then sort by largest size (in MB). You can see all files opened by just replacing grep to "/". Useful if you'd like to debug and check which extensions or files are taking too much memory resources in Firefox.

vi ~/.crontab && crontab ~/.crontab
2009-08-16 08:09:15
User: micha
Functions: crontab vi
-6

this lets you edit a crontab file (which may be used as a backup as well) and insert this into your crontab. this way is especially handy, when multiple users are working on one account (e.g. root)

ntop
x86info
2009-08-16 02:19:39
-2

specific information about your intel CPUs in your system and their features

lspci
crontab -e
printf '%*s\n' 20 | tr ' ' '#'
ffmpeg2theora input.avi
pgrep command_name
:%v/./,/./-j