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sed -e "s/^127.0.1.1 $(hostname).novalocal/127.0.1.1/g" /etc/hosts
2014-09-25 15:38:43
User: renoirb
Functions: sed
0

When booting a VM through OpenStack and managed through cloudinit, the hosts file gets to write a line simiar to

127.0.1.1 ns0.novalocal ns0

This command proven useful while installing a configuration manager such as Salt Stack (or Puppet, or Ansible) and getting node name

for i in 192.168.1.{1..254} ; do if ping -c1 -w1 $i &>/dev/null; then echo $i alive; fi; done
nmap -sP 192.168.1.0/24
2010-06-05 14:48:37
User: sdadh01
21

Works on any machine with nmap installed. Previous version does not work on machines without "seq".

Also works on subnets of any size.

for ip in `seq 1 255`; do ping -c 1 192.168.1.$ip ; done | grep ttl
curl -s -u $username:$password http://192.168.1.1/DHCPTable.htm | grep '<td>.* </td>' | sed 's|\t<td>\(.*\) </td>\r|\1|' | tr '\n' ';' | sed 's/\([^;]*\);\([^;]*\);/\2\t\1\n/g'
2010-02-16 02:27:11
User: matthewbauer
Functions: grep sed tr
0

Will create a sample etc host file based on your router's dhcp list.

Now I know this won't work on most routers, so please don't downvote it just because it doesn't work for you.