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wtf is <acronym>
2010-08-24 20:14:53
User: potatoface
12

very handy if you are in irc and absolutely don't know what these guys are talking about. this is a netbsd command, if you are lucky it exists in your distro's package database.

find . -type f -mtime -1 \! -type d -exec ls -l {} \;
find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 md5sum
while true; do du -s <file_or_directory>; sleep <time_interval>; done
2010-08-24 19:55:13
User: potatoface
Functions: du sleep
1

very handy if you copy or download a/some file(s) and want to know how big it is at the moment

sed 's/^[ \t]*//;s/[ \t]*$//' < <file> > <file>.out; mv <file>.out <file>
sed 's/^[ \t]*//' < <file> > <file>.out; mv <file>.out <file>
sed 's/[ \t]*$//' < <file> > <file>.out; mv <file>.out <file>
grep -vh '^[[:space:]]*\(#\|$\)' <file>
<commmand>; if [[ "$?" = 0 ]]; then echo ':)'; else echo ':('; fi
2010-08-23 20:35:31
User: potatoface
Functions: echo
Tags: fun funny
3

you could save the code between if and fi to a shell script named smiley.sh with the first argument as and then do a smiley.sh to see if the command succeeded. a bit needless but who cares ;)

curl "http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/matching/$(echo "$@" | sed 's/ /-/g')/$(echo -n $@ | base64)/plaintext"
2010-08-23 20:25:13
User: potatoface
6

for me the above command didn't work for more than one argument but this one does