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Terminal - Commands by acirulli - 4 results
2011-10-13 08:37:58
User: acirulli
Tags: bash

It happens that sometime you remember that you used a special command short time before and you want to check the command again.

WIth this command you can just put the beginning of a command and then bash will look for you and it will print back safely withou executing

save_state=$(stty -g);echo -n "Password: ";stty -echo;read password;stty "$save_state";echo "";echo "You inserted $password as password"
2009-04-02 15:57:05
User: acirulli
Functions: stty

Allow to read password in a script without showing the password inserted by the user

Printing portion of a big file
2009-03-30 11:08:38
User: acirulli
Tags: sed

If you need to print some portion of a huge file, let's say you want to print from line 200 to 300, you can use this command to print the line from LINE1 to LINE2 of file FILE.

2009-03-28 02:28:19
User: acirulli
Tags: vim vi

Within vi allow to empty a text file in one shot