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<Return>~.
2013-06-26 13:34:58
User: carlesso
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This is useful for example if you are on ssh in a server and the server goes down without letting you out.

This is part of a larget sets of escape sequences provided by ssh. You can find them with ~? Here's the list:

~. - terminate connection (and any multiplexed sessions)

~B - send a BREAK to the remote system

~C - open a command line

~R - request rekey

~V/v - decrease/increase verbosity (LogLevel)

~^Z - suspend ssh

~# - list forwarded connections

~& - background ssh (when waiting for connections to terminate)

~? - this message

~~ - send the escape character by typing it twice

(Note that escapes are only recognized immediately after newline.)

perl -e "binmode(STDOUT, ':utf8'); print \"$@\""; echo # newline
2012-01-02 10:34:51
User: mathias
Functions: echo perl
0

This is especially useful to get crazy stuff like space characters copied to your pasteboard correctly.

Source: https://github.com/mathiasbynens/dotfiles/blob/master/.functions