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defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}'; killall Dock
2011-07-26 02:03:29
User: ratonovitch
Functions: killall write

Insert an additional (moveable) spacer on the left side of the Dock in Mac OS X

hexdec() { bc <<< "obase=10; ibase=16; $1"; }
tinyurl () { URL="$1";ALIAS="$2"; curl -s 'http://tinyurl.com/create.php?source=indexpage&url='"$URL"'&submit=Make+TinyURL%21&alias='"$ALIAS" >/dev/null ;}
until !!; do done
2013-04-29 02:30:28
User: tremby

Repeat the previously used command (!!) until it exits with a success code (0). To put a delay between attempts you could do something like

until !!; do sleep 5; done

to wait 5 seconds after each attempt.

perl -MYAML -MJSON -0777 -wnl -e 'print YAML::Dump(decode_json($_))' package.json
free -b | grep "Swap:" | sed 's/ * / /g' | cut -d ' ' -f2
for file in `ls *.png`; do convert -trim $file $file; done
qstat | awk '$6 ~ "STRING" {cmd="qdel " $1; system(cmd); close(cmd)}'
find . -type f -name *.[ch] -exec wc -l {} \;
ps -fu userid | awk '/userid/{print $2}' | xargs kill
2011-06-16 12:20:19
User: unxscorob
Functions: awk ps xargs
Tags: awk

to be executed from root. this works well on most commercial unix systems, have not tried on linux systems.

defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}'; killall Dock
2011-07-26 02:05:17
User: ratonovitch
Functions: killall write

Insert an additional (moveable) spacer on the right side of the Dock in Mac OS X

lame -m j -V 4 -q 0 --lowpass 17 -b 128 --cbr "infile" "128/outfile"
2011-12-22 04:49:22

This converts a mp3 file "infile" to a CBR 128 kbps high quality (according to Winamp) mp3 "128/outfile", joint-stereo, using LAME.

git log --summary 223286b.. | grep 'Author:' | wc -l
sudo useradd -U -m -s /bin/bash new_user
genisoimage -o ../squeeze.iso -b isolinux/isolinux.bin -c isolinux/boot.cat -no-emul-boot -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table -J -R -V disks .
alias oath='temp=$(pbpaste) && oathtool --base32 --totp "YOUR SEED HERE" | pbcopy && sleep 3 && echo -n $temp | pbcopy'
2014-03-14 19:21:18
Functions: alias echo sleep

Typing a word in terminal is easier than digging your phone out, opening your two-factor authentication app and typing the code in manually.

This alias copies the one-time code to your clipboard for 3 seconds (long enough to paste it into a web form), then restores whatever was on the clipboard beforehand.

This command works on Mac. Replace pbpaste/pbcopy with your distribution's versions.

echo -e '\x2Hello, folks\t!\r' | sed "y/\x2\x9\xD\x20/&#9218;&#9225;&#9229;&#9248;/"
2014-06-30 14:42:15
User: hermannsw
Functions: echo sed

Not better, but more lightweight (sed instead of perl).

Above command is reduced due to length restriction of less than 256 characters and entity encoding of "Save" command on this page. This is complete command (best without entity encoding):

echo -e '\x2Helo folks\t!\r' | sed "y/\x0\x1\x2\x3\x4\x5\x6\x7\x8\x9\xA\xB\xC\xD\xE\xF\x10\x11\x12\x13\x14\x15\x16\x17\x18\x19\x1A\x1B\x1C\x1D\x1E\x1F\x20/&#9216;&#9217;&#9218;&#9219;&#9220;&#9221;&#9222;&#9223;&#9224;&#9225;&#9226;&#9227;&#9228;&#9229;&#9230;&#9231;&#9232;&#9233;&#9234;&#9235;&#9236;&#9237;&#9238;&#9239;&#9240;&#9241;&#9242;&#9243;&#9244;&#9245;&#9246;&#9247;&#9248;/"


lam -f 1.4 myfile
2009-04-26 19:31:22

Lam is a command available on Bsd (I've tested it on OpenBSD).Is useful for laminate a file line by line. The -f option set the field width ( -f min.max ).

pax -r -s ',^/,,' -f file.tar
2009-06-26 19:10:57
User: res0nat0r
Functions: pax
Tags: tar

Don't have GNU tar installed that supports the redirect option (-C)? Use this.

man perlcheat | col -b > perlcheat.txt
seq 4|xargs -n1 -i bash -c "echo -n 164.85.216.{} - ; nslookup 164.85.216.{} |grep name"|tr -s ' ' ' '|awk '{print $1" - "$5}'|sed 's/.$//'
tar -c directory_to_compress/ | pbzip2 -vc > myfile.tar.bz2
for file in *.png; do mogrify -trim "$file"; done
wget -qO- "http://www.amazon.com/b?ie=UTF8&node=163856011" | grep Daily | sed -e 's/<[^>]*>//g' -e 's/^ *//' -e 's/\&[^;]*;/ /'
2011-10-06 20:27:02
User: winsbe01
Functions: grep sed wget

grabs and prints the AmazonMP3 daily album deal

mysql -u root -p -e"show processlist;"|awk '{print $3}'|awk -F":" '{print $1}'|sort|uniq -c
2011-12-22 05:37:36
User: prasadwani
Functions: awk uniq
Tags: mysql

This command will help you to find how many number of connection are made to given mysql and what are the different hosts connected to it with number of connection they are making.