commandlinefu.com is the place to record those command-line gems that you return to again and again.
Delete that bloated snippets file you've been using and share your personal repository with the world. That way others can gain from your CLI wisdom and you from theirs too. All commands can be commented on, discussed and voted up or down.
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Every new command is wrapped in a tweet and posted to Twitter. Following the stream is a great way of staying abreast of the latest commands. For the more discerning, there are Twitter accounts for commands that get a minimum of 3 and 10 votes - that way only the great commands get tweeted.
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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:
Ssh to your co-worker's box and watch them go crazy when the cd player ejects
The output will show jerk, then wonderful person since echo parses the \b character.
Get twurl: sudo gem install twurl
Create a twitter app with write permissions: http://twitter.com/oauth_clients
Setup twurl to do oAuth
twurl authorize --consumer-key some_key_without_quotes --consumer-secret some_secret_without_quotes
# goto the url you see and paste the PIN in the command line
Then you can tweet the above command
Using twurl to do oAuth