commandlinefu.com is the place to record those command-line gems that you return to again and again.
Delete that bloated snippets file you've been using and share your personal repository with the world. That way others can gain from your CLI wisdom and you from theirs too. All commands can be commented on, discussed and voted up or down.
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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.
Use your favourite RSS aggregator to stay in touch with the latest commands. There are feeds mirroring the 3 Twitter streams as well as for virtually every other subset (users, tags, functions,…):
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Wow, didn't really expect you to read this far down. The latest iteration of the site is in open beta. It's a gentle open beta-- not in prime-time just yet. It's being hosted over at UpGuard (link) and you are more than welcome to give it a shot. Couple things:
For subsequent commands in the prefixed path:
PYTHONPATH=$PWD/lib/python*/site-packages ./bin/pip --version
When bundle install sucks ...This runs isuckat_ruby.rb and when stderror matches find gem ' it will gem install what ever is missing ...
Convert RAW files (eg. .CR2) to JPEGs, PNGs and whatnot.
pm2 is a process manager that includes a module system to install powerful and small softwares
Prior to working on/modifying a file, use the 'install -m' command which can both copy files, create directories, and set their permissions at the same time. Useful when you are working in the public_html folder and need to keep the cp'd file hidden.
Rainbow Stream is a smart and nice Twitter client on terminal.
Almost everything you can do with a GUI application can be done, even viewing an image.
- Tab-autocomplete, history browsing
- Beautiful built-in themes and custom configuration support
- Tweet's images directly on your terminal.
Install the unrestricted version of libavcodec . It will keep away from any issues or missing codecs in video editors or transcoders. Install unrestricted version of libavcodec by the command.
Install php-tidy Module / Extension
This is the best way to fix this issue on OS X. If you don't have homebrew installed, now is the perfect time to fix that too. ;-)
An alternative to built-in package manager, keep pandoc in sync with upstream releases.
cut log from row 100 to row 150.
Install the Linux kernel headers for currently running kernel version on Debian-based systems via apt-get
Install Ksuperkey one command in Kubuntu.
You must manually add ksuperkey to autostart in System Settings KDE.
Use ZSH instead of bash, typing .. will move you up one directory, without the need to alias it.
You must have the android sdk installed with 'adb' executable on your system. This is just a way to loop over files in a folder using 'find' to locate and install android apps.