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svn st | grep ! | cut -c 9- | while read line;do svn resolved $line;done
git branch -r | awk '{print $1}' | egrep -v -f /dev/fd/0 <(git branch -vv | grep origin) | awk '{print $1}' | xargs git branch -d
cvs -q status | grep ^[?F] | grep -v 'to-date'
sudo /usr/sbin/exim -bp | sed -n '/\*\*\* frozen \*\*\*/,+1!p' | awk '{print $1}' | tr -d [:blank:] | grep @ | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
sudo lsof -p `sudo ps aux | grep -i neo4j | grep -v grep | awk '{ print $2 }'`
2013-06-02 10:15:30
User: andycunn
Functions: awk grep ps sudo
0

Inner "ps...grep..." command searches for a process matching the specified .

"lsof -p lists all file descriptors owned by . Includes open files, sockets, devices, etc...

grep -aEio '([[:alnum:]_.-]+@[[:alnum:]_.-]+?\.[[:alpha:].]{2,6})'
2013-05-30 07:17:32
User: nabil_kadimi
Functions: grep
0

The -a option in -aEio tells grep to treat binary files as text files.

du -mx [directory] | grep -P '^\d{4}' | sort -rn
2013-05-24 09:52:41
User: mc0e
Functions: du grep sort
Tags: bash Linux du
0

I don't like doing a massive sort on all the directory names just to get a small set of them. the above shows a sorted list of all directories over 1GB. use head as well if you want.

du's "-x" flag limits this to one file system. That's mostly useful when you run it on "/" but don't want "/proc" and "/dev" and so forth. Remember though that it will also exclude "/home" or "/var" if those are separate partitions.

the "-a" option is often useful too, for listing large files as well as large directories. Might be slower.

for i in *.pdf; do echo --------$i-------; echo; pdftotext $i - | grep -i Yourpattern; done
2013-05-22 05:36:06
User: fangfufu
Functions: echo grep
Tags: grep pdf
0

This command is useful for searching through a whole folder worth of pdf files.

grep '.tag =' <file> | awk '{print $3}' | awk 'sub(/[;]/, x)' | sort -n
2013-05-21 15:58:16
User: pbriggeman
Functions: awk grep sort
0

I use this one-liner to search my sourcecode to find out where tags are named and since there's no easy way in XCode to see what values have already been used.

url=http://mirrors.mageia.org/api/mageia.4.i586.list; wget -q ${url} -O - | grep rsync:
2013-05-20 16:19:05
User: mpb
Functions: grep wget
1

Need to find a Mageia Linux mirror server providing Mageia 4 via rsync?

Modify the "url=" string for the version you want. This shows i586 which is the 32bit version.

If you want the 64bit version it is:

url=http://mirrors.mageia.org/api/mageia.4.x86_64.list; wget -q ${url} -O - | grep rsync:

sudo apt-cache dumpavail | grep Package | cut -d ' ' -f 2 > available.packages
netstat -tuapen | grep LISTEN
svn info | grep ^URL | awk -F\/ '{print $NF}'
more restart_weblogic.log | grep "LISTEN" | awk '{ print $7 }' | uniq | wc -l
curl -s http://www.reddit.com/user/$USER/about.json | tr "," "\n" | grep "link_karma" | tr ": " "\n" | grep -E "[0-9]+" | sed s/"^"/"Link Karma: "/
2013-05-13 15:36:59
User: iiAtlas
Functions: grep sed tr
Tags: curl
0

Replace $USER with the username of the Reddit user in question. To get comment karma instead run...

curl -s http://www.reddit.com/user/$USER/about.json | tr "," "\n" | grep "comment_karma" | tr ": " "\n" | grep -E "[0-9]+" | sed s/"^"/"Comment Karma: "/
cat domainlist.txt | while read line; do echo -ne $line; whois $line | grep Expiration ; done | sed 's:Expiration Date::'
grep -A 3 -i "example" demo_text
ps -A -o rss,command | grep [C]hrome | awk '{sum+=$1} END {printf("%sMB\n",sum/1024)}'
for i in `cat /proc/mounts | awk '{print $2}' | grep ${CDIR} |sort -r` ; do umount $i; done
ps -e -m -o user,pid,args,%mem,rss | grep Chrome | perl -ne 'print "$1\n" if / (\d+)$/' | ( x=0;while read line; do (( x += $line )); done; echo $((x/1024)) );
grep -E "(.*)(ERROR)(.*)(FAULT)(.*)" log.txt
2013-05-01 15:45:52
User: pioniere
Functions: grep
0

If you know any two (or more) words are occurring on multiple lines in a file, using a regular expression such as this will help you find them quickly.

cat $HISTFILE | grep command
find /etc -type f -print0 | xargs -r0 grep --color '192.168.0.1'
2013-04-30 15:03:20
User: jakezp
Functions: find grep xargs
0

find ip address in all files in /etc directory. can be used to find any string in any directory really

awk '/Dec\/2012/ {print $1,$8}' logfile | grep -ivE '(.gif|.jpg|.png|favicon|.css|.js|robots.txt|wp-l|wp-term)' | sort | uniq -c | sort -rn | head -n 20
find /etc -exec grep '[0-9][0-9]*[.][0-9][0-9]*[.][0-9][0-9]*[.][0-9][0-9]*' {} \;