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dbus-send --system --print-reply --dest="org.freedesktop.UPower" /org/freedesktop/UPower org.freedesktop.UPower.Suspend
2013-01-03 21:35:19
0

%qdbus org.freedesktop.PowerManagement /org/kde/Solid/PowerManagement suspendToRam

Service 'org.freedesktop.PowerManagement' does not exist.

$0
2013-03-05 22:57:14
User: fhtagn
0

Starts a new shell (in bash/sh, it starts bash/sh). 'man bash' explains:

"If arguments remain after option processing, and neither the -c nor the -s option has been supplied, the first argument is assumed to be the name of a file containing shell commands. If bash is invoked in this fashion, $0 is set to the name of the file, and the positional parameters are set to the remaining arguments."

dstat -d --nocolor --noheaders|xargs --max-args=2|while read status; do if [ "$status" == "0 0" ]; then setleds -L -caps < /dev/console; else setleds -L +caps < /dev/console; fi; done
2013-04-24 18:32:25
User: intangi
Functions: read setleds xargs
0

Some computers these days don't have an HDD activity light, but they still have a useless caps-lock, so why not re-purpose that light to show HDD activity?

Requires setleds and dstat and probably needs to run as root.

lynx --dump twitter.com/(username) | sed -n "132,134 p"
2013-07-06 16:28:10
User: xmuda
Functions: sed
0

I was using some twitter bots and twitter bloks my IP. Now im using some proxys and i use these command to validate the tweet was published.

echo 'export HISTTIMEFORMAT="%d/%m/%y %T "' >> ~/.bash_profile
2013-09-19 03:25:14
Functions: echo
0

If the HISTTIMEFORMAT is set, the time stamp information associated with each history entry is written to the history file, marked with the history comment character.

lsof | grep -i deleted | grep REG | grep -v txt | ruby -r 'pp' -e 'STDIN.each do |v| a = v.split(/ +/); puts `:> /proc/#{a[1]}/fd/#{a[3].chop}`; end'
2014-03-11 06:02:09
User: jim80net
Functions: grep
0

Be careful, first run:

lsof | grep -i deleted | grep REG | grep -v txt

Then, give it the boot!

mco ping | head -n -4 | awk '{print $1}' | sort
^Z then bg
ls -A
2009-03-13 05:12:01
User: haivu
Functions: ls
Tags: terminal
0

This command is almost the same as 'ls -a', but it does not display the current dir (.) or parent (..)

grep -R --include=*.cpp --include=*.h --exclude=*.inl.h "string" .
2010-07-14 16:32:28
User: sweinst
Functions: grep
Tags: find xargs grep
0

Gnu grep allows to restrict the search to files only matching a given pattern. It also allows to exclude files.

ddrescue -r 1 /dev/old_disk /dev/new_disk rescued.log
yt-pl2mp3() {umph -m 50 $1 | cclive -f mp4_720p; IFS=$(echo -en "\n\b"); for track in $(ls | grep mp4 | awk '{print $0}' | sed -e 's/\.mp4//'); do (ffmpeg -i $track.mp4 -vn -ar 44100 -ac 2 -ab 320 -f mp3 $track.mp3); done; rm -f *.mp4}
2011-03-20 14:43:20
User: sattellite
Functions: awk echo grep ls rm sed
0

umph is parsing video links from Youtube playlists ( http://code.google.com/p/umph/ )

cclive is downloading videos from Youtube ( http://cclive.sourceforge.net/ )

Example:

yt-pl2mp3 7AB74822FE7D03E8
rm -rf /bin/laden
mount -o loop,offset=$((512*x)) /path/to/dd/image /mount/path
2011-06-14 19:30:54
User: 0disse0
Functions: mount
Tags: dd mount fdisk
0

Assuming we have a disk image, created by dd if=/dev/sda of=image.dd we can check the image's partition layout with fdisk -ul image.dd, then substitute "x" with starting sector of the partition we want to mount. This example assumes that the disk uses 512Byte sectors

find -L /proc/`ps aux | grep [f]lash | awk '{print $2}'`/fd/ | xargs file -L | grep Video | awk '{sub(/:/, ""); print $1}' | xargs vlc
2011-07-24 17:53:46
User: tuxcanfly
Functions: awk file find grep xargs
0

If you used to do `vlc /tmp/Flash*`, but no longer can't, this is for you.

date `ssh user@server date "+%y%m%d%H%M.%S"`
2011-08-30 22:32:14
User: wu
Functions: date
Tags: ssh ,NTP ,Date
0

Neat idea! This variation works on FreeBSD.

Ctrl+Shift+x
2012-02-03 20:21:35
User: gorrepati
0

Ctrl+L just rolls up your screen. Try Ctrl+Shift+X if you dont want to get confused between what was before on the screen, and what would be there when you run the next command

strings -f sample.txt
cd -
sed -i 'g/text/d' <filename>
curl http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec10.html 2>/dev/null | grep '^<h3' | grep -v '^\d' | perl -pe 's/^.*(?<=(\d\d\d)) (.*)<\/h3>$/$1 : $2/' | grep -v h3
2013-03-06 01:49:08
User: klg
Functions: grep perl
0

When you need a quick ref guide while troubleshooting Apache|NGINX error|access logs.

git verify-pack -v .git/objects/pack/pack-*.idx | grep blob | sort -k3nr | head | while read s x b x; do git rev-list --all --objects | grep $s | awk '{print "'"$b"'",$0;}'; done
rename -fc *
git branch | grep -v "master" | sed 's/^[ *]*//' | sed 's/.*/& &/' | sed 's/^/git tag archive\//' | bash
2015-01-31 00:26:15
User: Trindaz
Functions: grep sed
Tags: git archive
0

Description by segments delimited by pipe (|)

1. List all git branches

2. Exclude master

3. Trim output and remove display elements such as * next to current branch

4. Repeat branch name after a space (output on each line: branch_name branch_name)

5. Prepend each line with the git tag command

6. Execute the output with bash

date --iso
2009-02-25 23:50:40
User: raphink
Functions: date
0

Useful to archive files once a day:

cp file file.$(date --iso)