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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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If Argument $1 is supplied, assign it to variable. Otherwise continue on.
This will recursively add files/directories in SVN.
Notice: It might not work properly, and not all files could get added.
Since there is a limit on characters, I couldn't add failure/success notices.
If you want failure/success notices, download Terminal Enhancements (http://tenhancements.tk/ )
It is included on Base Features
Bash scrip to test if a server is up, you can use this before wget'ing a file to make sure a blank one isn't downloaded.