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May 19, 2015 - A Look At The New Commandlinefu
I've put together a short writeup on what kind of newness you can expect from the next iteration of clfu. Check it out here.
March 2, 2015 - New Management
I'm Jon, I'll be maintaining and improving clfu. Thanks to David for building such a great resource!

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Psst. Open beta.

Wow, didn't really expect you to read this far down. The latest iteration of the site is in open beta. It's a gentle open beta-- not in prime-time just yet. It's being hosted over at UpGuard (link) and you are more than welcome to give it a shot. Couple things:

  • » The open beta is running a copy of the database that will not carry over to the final version. Don't post anything you don't mind losing.
  • » If you wish to use your user account, you will probably need to reset your password.
Your feedback is appreciated via the form on the beta page. Thanks! -Jon & CLFU Team

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find . -name .git -print0 | while read -d $'\0' g; do echo "$g"; cd "$g"; git gc --aggressive; cd -; done
2013-05-09 08:03:23
User: Tungmar
Functions: cd echo find read

git gc should be run on all git repositories every 100 commits. This will help do do so if you have many git repositories ;-)

mencoder "${file}" -of rawaudio -oac mp3lame -ovc copy -o "${file%.*}.mp3"
2012-12-14 03:49:52
User: Tungmar

This command extracts the audio stream of the video in $file and stores it in a file where the original suffix is changed to .mp3

ls -w 1 > list.m3u
2010-08-27 07:03:17
User: Tungmar
Functions: ls

A short variant if you have only one directory whit only audio files in it.

find /DirectoryWhereMyMp3sAre/ -regextype posix-egrep -iregex '.*?\.(ogg|mp3)' | sort > ~/mylist.m3u
find $HOME -name '*.sol' -exec rm {} \;
2010-08-27 06:38:16
User: Tungmar
Functions: find rm

Maybe you want first check which files will be deleted:

find $HOME -name '*.sol' -exec echo rm {} \;
svn propedit svn:ignore .
2010-08-26 06:57:17
User: Tungmar
Tags: svn

Standard command, but I always have to search for it... ;-)

find . -type f -exec md5sum {} \; > sum.md5