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echo '{"json":"obj"}' | python -m simplejson.tool
2009-05-10 13:58:05
User: azeey
Functions: echo python
Tags: python json
11

You can use a site like http://www.jsonlint.com/ or use the command line to validate your long and complex json data. This is part of the simplejson package for python http://undefined.org/python/#simplejson.

Wrong json expression example:

echo '{ 1.2:3.4}' | python -m simplejson.tool

Expecting property name: line 1 column 2 (char 2)

python -c "import socket; print '\n'.join(socket.gethostbyname_ex(socket.gethostname())[2])"
2009-04-30 16:10:43
User: haivu
Functions: python
Tags: Network python
-6

The socket.gethostname() call returns the host name of the computer. The socket.gethostbyname_ex() call returns a list of three items: The host name, the list of aliases for this host, and a list of IP addresses. Recall that Python?s array starts with index 0, the socket.gethostbyname_ex(?)[2] expression refers to the list of IP addresses. Finally, the print statement prints out the IP addresses, one per line.

python -c "import SimpleHTTPServer;SimpleHTTPServer.test()"
rgx_match() { python -c "import re; print re.search('$1','$2').groups()"; }
2009-02-16 04:07:54
User: jyro
Functions: python
1

One can test their python regex matching using this shell function.

for e.g.

rgx_match "translate\s*\(([0-9-.]+),([0-9-.]+)\)" "translate(162.11517,76.817357)"

('162.11517', '76.817357')

srchpymod() { python -c "import $1; print filter(lambda x: x.find('$2') >= 0, dir($1))"; };
2009-02-16 02:47:13
User: jyro
Functions: python
0

srchpymod

for e.g.

srchpymod cairo Surface

['ImageSurface', 'PDFSurface', 'PSSurface', 'SVGSurface', 'Surface', 'SurfacePattern', 'XlibSurface']

$ python -m pygments -o source.html source.py
2009-02-06 08:00:02
User: antrix
Functions: python
1

You can specify various output formats, theme styles, etc.

python -m pygments -o source.png source.py python -m pygments -o source.rtf source.py

Check available output formats, styles, etc.:

python -m pygments -L

Find pygments module here: http://pygments.org/

python -m smtpd -n -c DebuggingServer localhost:1025
2009-02-05 16:50:44
User: jemerick
Functions: python
69

This command will start a simple SMTP server listening on port 1025 of localhost. This server simply prints to standard output all email headers and the email body.

python -c "import SimpleHTTPServer;SimpleHTTPServer.test()"
2009-02-05 15:43:43
User: anokneemouse
Functions: python
0

Want to show something on your machine to someone over the web? Don't copy it or upload it somewhere. Just run "webshare" and the current directory and everything beneath it will be served from a new web server listening on port 8000. When your pal is finished, hit control-c.

Found at www.shell-fu.org/lister.php?id=54

python -m SimpleHTTPServer