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for i in {1..30}; do ping -t $i -c 1 google.com; done | grep "Time to live exceeded"
2012-02-19 13:37:04
User: fossilet
Functions: grep ping
12

This command uses ping to get the routers' IP addresses to the destination host as traceroute does. If you know what I mean..

type <function name>
2011-04-09 15:33:40
User: fossilet
Functions: type
5

Bash builtin type also indents the function.

df -P | column -t
2011-04-09 13:12:46
User: fossilet
Functions: column df
18

-P uses the POSIX output format, which makes information on each file system always printed on exactly one line. "column -t" makes a table from the input.

vim -u NONE yourfile
2011-03-29 01:31:10
User: fossilet
Functions: vim
Tags: vim
2

This will skip all initializations. Especially useful when your ~/.vimrc has something wrong.

ps -eo stat= | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
2011-03-25 13:01:42
User: fossilet
Functions: ps sort uniq
0

Use ps instead of top. But do not use BSD options at all, they are confusing.

Use "s=" or "state=" to show consice process statuses.

ip link | awk '/link/ {print $2}'
2011-03-25 06:26:08
User: fossilet
Functions: awk link
3

The output of ifconfig is localized, using it will fail in non-English environment. "ip" command in iproute2 provides a consistent output and thus is more robust