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MAC=$((date +'%Y%m%d%H%M%S%N'; cat /proc/interrupts) | md5sum | sed -r 's/(..)/\1:/g' | cut -d: -f 1-6)
2011-07-14 13:11:50
User: jazznjam
Functions: cat cut date md5sum sed
-1

I liked vaporub's suggestion, here a little simplification of the sed command.

netstat -ntu | awk ' $5 ~ /^[0-9]/ {print $5}' | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
2011-07-04 20:23:21
User: letterj
Functions: awk cut netstat sort uniq
Tags: netstat
-4

netstat has two lines of headers:

Active Internet connections (w/o servers)

Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address State

Added a filter in the awk command to remove them

netstat -ntu | awk ' $5 ~ /^[0-9]/ {print $5}' | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
lynx -useragent=Opera -dump 'http://www.facebook.com/ajax/typeahead_friends.php?u=4&__a=1' |gawk -F'\"t\":\"' -v RS='\",' 'RT{print $NF}' |grep -v '\"n\":\"' |cut -d, -f2
alias cd1='cd $( ls -lt | grep ^d | head -1 | cut -b 51- )'
mv file.png $( mktemp -u | cut -d'.' -f2 ).png
netstat -n -f inet|awk '/\.389/{print $2}'|cut -f1-4 -d.|sort -u
ip -f inet addr |grep "global eth0$"|awk '{print $2}'|cut -d '/' -f 1
lsof | grep 'DEL.*lib' | cut -f 1 -d ' ' | sort -u
2011-05-30 20:45:58
User: leenucks
Functions: cut grep sort
-3

Useful after a complete system update (without a new kernel) when you want to know, which processes need to be restarted

sudo lsof | grep 'DEL.*lib' | cut -f 1 -d ' ' | sort -u
find . -maxdepth 1 -printf '%A@\t%p\n' | sort -r | cut -f 2,2 | head -1
netstat -ntu | awk '{print $5}' | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
paste <(cut -f1 log.txt) <(cut -f2- log.txt | shuf)
dpkg --status nvidia-current | grep Version | cut -f 1 -d '-' | sed 's/[^.,0-9]//g'
2011-05-06 09:09:33
User: mtron
Functions: cut grep sed
1

i've been writing a bash script where i needed to query the installed version number of the nvidia driver when it's not loaded. Unfortunately i have not found a easy way of doing this.

If i'm a stupid person, please enlighten me of a better way ;)

curl -s http://www.cavejohnsonhere.com/random/ | grep quote_main | cut -d \> -f 2- | fmt -w $(tput cols)
2011-05-06 01:28:40
User: ColOfNature
Functions: cut fmt grep tput
1

There's been a similar Futurama thing around for a while, which grabs a quote from the /. headers [curl -Ism3 slashdot.org | egrep "^X-(F|B|L)" | cut -d \- -f 2- | fmt -w $(tput cols)]. Same deal, but more likely to stop working when someone forgets to pay the bill on the domain. Until then: Cave Johnson!

cut -f1 -d"<TAB>"
pacman -Qi $(pacman -Qq)|grep 'Name\|Size'| cut -d: -f2 | paste - - | column -t | sort -nk2
cut -f1 -d" " ~/.bash_history | sort | uniq -c | sort -nr | head -n 30
for arq in *.png; do size=$(identify $arq | cut -f3 -d" "); [ $size == "280x190" ] || rm $arq ; done
2011-04-22 20:00:05
Functions: cut rm
Tags: ImageMagick
1

Removes all png files whose geometry is not 280x190 pixels

function command_not_found_handle(){ apt-get install $( apt-file search "$1" | grep bin | grep -w "$1" | head -n1 | cut -d ':' -f 1 ) && $* ; }
2011-04-06 19:58:32
User: Juluan
Functions: cut grep head install
-7

Work only with bash and apt-file installed.

When it found an unknow command, it will search for a file named "scribus" (in my example), in a folder named bin and then install the corresponding package.

After installation, it will run the command.

Usefull juste after reinstalling linux and missing lot of package.

egrep -ie "<*HREF=(.*?)>" index.html | cut -d "\"" -f 2 | grep ://
2011-03-29 18:20:50
User: fanfani
Functions: cut egrep grep
3

you can also use cut instead of awk. less powerful but probably faster. ;)

for R in `svn log file:///path/repo | grep ^r | grep dude | cut -d' ' -f1 | cut -dr -f2`; do svn ps svn:log --revprop -r $R "`svn pg svn:log --revprop -r $R file:///path/repo; perl -e 'print ".\n";' | fromdos`" file:///path/repo; done
2011-03-24 08:29:15
User: theist
Functions: cut grep ps
Tags: svn
0

Let's supose some moron used some m$ shit to commit to a later svnsynced repo. On a svn sync all his message logs cause a svnsync: Error setting property 'log': this commands finds all its contributions and fix all his commit logs

while :; do OLD=$NEW; NEW=`cat /proc/net/dev | grep eth0 | tr -s ' ' | cut -d' ' -f "3 11"`; echo $NEW $OLD | awk '{printf("\rin: % 9.2g\t\tout: % 9.2g", ($1-$3)/1024, ($2-$4)/1024)}'; sleep 1; done
while [ /bin/true ]; do OLD=$NEW; NEW=`cat /proc/net/dev | grep eth0 | tr -s ' ' | cut -d' ' -f "3 11"`; echo $NEW $OLD | awk '{printf("\rin: % 9.2g\t\tout: % 9.2g", ($1-$3)/1024, ($2-$4)/1024)}'; sleep 1; done
2011-03-22 10:02:23
User: hons
Functions: awk cut echo grep sleep tr
15

Just a simple way without the need of additional tools. Of course, replace eth0 with your IF.

quota -q $(cat /etc/passwd|cut -d ':' -f 1)