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sed -re '/^#/d ; s/#.*$//'
2012-02-01 20:39:23
User: Zulu
Functions: sed
Tags: sed
-1

Delete all comments (#) on text :

It deletes the entire comment line and remove comments form end of others.

echo "DISPLAY=$DISPLAY xmessage convert db to innodb" | at 00:00
cal | sed -E "2,8s/(^|[^0-9])($(date +%e))( |$)/\1$(echo "\033[0;36m\2\033[0m")\3/g"
2011-04-30 03:16:31
User: iridium172
Functions: cal sed
-1

Colors a the current date in cal output

gvim -u NONE -U NONE
curl -o <bibliography> "http://www.citeulike.org/bibtex/user/<user>"
2009-03-26 23:08:14
User: qubyte
-1

I love CiteULike. It makes keeping a bibtex library easy and keeps all my papers in one place. However, it can be a pain when I add new entries and have to go through the procedure for downloading the new version in my browser, so I made this to grab it for me! I actually pipe it directly into a couple of SED one liners to tidy it up a bit too. Extremely useful, especially if you make a custom BibTeX script that does this first. That way you can sort a fresh BibTeX file for each new paper with no faf.

To use just replace with your CiteULike user name. It doesn't download entries that you've hidden but I don't use that feature anyway.

ps -u<user>
for file in `cat urls.txt`; do echo -n "$file " >> log.txt; curl --head $file >> log.txt ; done
2010-10-19 02:54:13
User: Glutnix
Functions: echo file
-1

urls.txt should have a fully qualified url on each line

prefix with

rm log.txt;

to clear the log

change curl command to

curl --head $file | head -1 >> log.txt

to just get the http status

for f in *; do mv "$f" "${f/foo/bar}"; done
2011-04-30 09:53:20
User: uwe
Functions: mv
-1

without sed, but has no problems with files with spaces or other critical characters

/opt/google/chrome/google-chrome --user-data-dir=$HOME/.config/google-chrome/`zenity --entry --text="Enter a profile name:"`
2011-01-06 19:41:45
User: gml
-1

Simple Google Chrome profile manager using zenity for profile name input. Place this in a shell script and then use the path to it as the command field in a gnome/kde shortcut. When you start it you will be prompted for a profile to use, if you leave it blank you should get the default profile.

ls | sed 'p;s/foo/bar/' | xargs -n2 mv
ripit -c 0 --outputdir $1 --nosubmission
for k in `git branch -r|awk '{print $1}'`;do echo -e `git show --pretty=format:"%Cgreen%ci_%C(blue)%c r_%Cred%cn_%Creset" $k|head -n 1`$k;done|sort -r|awk -F"_" '{printf("%s %17s %-22s %s\n",$1,$2,$3,$4)}'
svn status | grep "^\?" | awk '{print $2}' | xargs svn add
2009-03-12 15:06:12
User: unixfu73000
Functions: awk grep xargs
Tags: svn
-1

This adds all new files to SVN recursively. It doesn't work for files that have spaces in their name, but why would you create a file with a space in its name in the first place?

dd if=/dev/hda of=file.img
svn log | grep "$LOGNAME" | grep `date '+%Y-%m-%d'`
expand -t 2 <filename>
2010-07-13 23:04:57
User: camocrazed
Functions: expand
Tags: expand
-1

Change the number to change the number of spaces. Leaving it out defaults to 8. Leaving out the filename defaults to stdin.

And to do it in reverse, you can use the unexpand command.

find_alternatives(){ for i;do which "$i" >/dev/null && { echo "$i"; return 0;};done;return 1;}
2011-01-06 19:53:46
User: eightmillion
Functions: echo return which
-1

This function is used to set environmental variables from a list of alternatives depending on what's installed on the system. It returns the first program found in the list.

Example usage:

export BROWSER=$(find_alternatives chromium-browser google-chrome opera firefox firefox-bin iceweasel konqueror w3m lynx)

.

export EDITOR=$(find_alternatives vim nano pico emacs kate)

.

export PAGER=$(find_alternatives vimpager less most more pg)
sed -re '/^#/d ; s/#.*$// ; /^\s*$/d'
2012-02-02 18:12:52
User: Zulu
Functions: sed
Tags: sed
-1

Use it with cat and '|' for know what is used in a conf file.

For example cat /etc/squid/squid.conf | sed -re '/^#/d ; s/#.*$// ; /^\s$/d' :

Show you what you use in your file conf.

It removes all comments and empty lines.

Empty lines are lines with nothing, a tab, or a space.

dd if=/dev/urandom | tr -d -c [:print:] | tr -d " " | dd count=1 bs=20 2> /dev/null; echo
2013-03-01 22:42:29
User: Progent
Functions: dd tr
-1

It will produce passwords with length of 20 printable characters within a reasonable time.

For shorter or longer passwords just change the 20 in bs=20 to something more convenient.

To create only alpha numeric passwords change [:print:] to [:alnum:]

cat -n $file | tail -n 100 && head -n number-of-lines-you-want-to-keep > newfile
2009-02-15 01:02:10
User: bbelt16ag
Functions: cat head tail
-1

tells you the number of lines in said file, and then tail the last 100 lines ( or how many are messed up) then u take the total amount of lines and then subract the 100 or so lines u DONT WANT, then do a head -n $new_number and then redirect it to new file.db

chkrootkit -x | less
sed -n "$=" fileName
for I in $(echo "show tables" | mysql -u<user> <database>`; do echo "ALTER TABLE $I ENGINE = INNODB"| mysql -u<user> <database>; done
2011-12-16 14:51:10
User: manuw
Functions: echo
-1

Convert all Tables from MyISAM to InnoDB

history | awk '{if ($2 == "sudo") a[$3]++; else a[$2]++}END{for(i in a){print a[i] " " i}}' | sort -rn | head
echo %logonserver%
2011-06-13 09:52:51
User: 0disse0
Functions: echo
-1

The command line can be accessed by using the cmd command which will open a command window with a DOS interface. The command line is a throw back to the early days of computing before there was a Windows interface.