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find . -name '*.mp3' | sort | while read -r mp3; do echo -e "<h3>$mp3</h3>\n<audio controls src=\"$mp3\"></audio>"; done > index.html; python -m http.server
2014-03-24 15:01:49
User: hendry
Functions: echo find python read sort
Tags: audio browser

I tried a few curses based mp3 players for playing back choir practice songs for my wife.

Unfortunately none of the ones I tried were capable of scrubbing a track.

Firefox saves the day.

ddg(){ search=""; bang=""; for term in $@; do if [[ "$term" =~ -([A-Za-z0-9._%+-]*) ]]; then bang="\!${BASH_REMATCH[1]}" ; else search="$search%20$term" ; fi ; done ; w3m "https://www.duckduckgo.com/?q=$bang$search" ;}
2013-10-30 21:41:36

Just feed classical duckduckgo request replacing the "!" for the bang by a "-" (ie. "ddg -gi mickey mouse") and the result will be opened in w3m (think of installing w3m-img for image support in xterm or tty)

To put it in the .bashrc, remove the "\" that escapes the "!".

update-alternatives --config x-www-browser
2012-07-08 20:27:42
User: gwd

also use: update-alternatives --config gnome-www-browser

find . -iname "*.jpg" -printf '<img src="%f" title="%f">\n' > gallery.html
xdg-open http://xkcd.com/
2010-08-25 19:14:11


To get a random xkcd comic:

xdg-open http://dynamic.xkcd.com/random/comic/
find . | perl -wne 'chomp; print qq|<img src="$_" title="$_" /><br />| if /\.(jpg|gif|png)$/;'> gallery.html
2010-07-04 01:43:50
User: spotrick
Functions: find perl

This includes a title attribute so you can see the file name by hovering over an image. Also will hoover up any image format - jpg, gif and png.

find . -iname '*.jpg' | sed 's/.*/<img src="&">/' > gallery.html
2010-07-04 00:50:32
User: kniht
Functions: find sed

My take on the original: even though I like the other's use of -exec echo, sed just feels more natural. This should also be slightly easier to improve.

I expanded this into a script as an exercise, which took about 35 minutes (had to look up some docs): http://bitbucket.org/kniht/nonsense/src/7c1b46488dfc/commandlinefu/quick_image_gallery.py

find . -iname '*.jpg' -exec echo '<img src="{}">' \; > gallery.html
2010-07-03 16:36:15
Functions: echo find

Setting: You have a lot of jpg files in a directory.

Maybe your public_html folder which is readable on the net because of Apache's mod_userdir. All those files from the current folder will be dropped into a file called gallery.html as image tags that can be viewed within a web browser locally or or over the Internet.


find . -iname "*.jpg" -exec echo "<img src=\"{}\">" >> gallery.html \;
killall -STOP -m firefox
2009-05-18 20:02:44
Functions: killall

Continue with:

killall -CONT -m firefox

Suspends all Firefox Threads. Results in Zero CPU load.

Useful when having 100+ Tabs open and you temporarily need the power elsewhere.

Be careful - might produce RACE CONDITIONS or LOCKUPS in other processes or FF itself.

matching is case sensitive.