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Use this to find identify if dirs mostly contain large or small files.
Downloads the entire file, but http servers don't always provide the optional 'Content-Length:' header, and ftp/gopher/dict/etc servers don't provide a filesize header at all.
Replace .py with .rb or .java to get the LOC of that particular filetype. An alternative is http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/2812/make-a-statistic-about-the-lines-of-code
There's nothing particularly novel about this combination of find, grep, and wc, I'm just putting it here in case I want it again.
An advanced possibility to count the lines of code like in #8394
it recursively searches your project's directories and sum the lines of every source [.c or .h]. Then it gives you the total.
Bash function copies a file prefixed with a version number to a subdirectory
Counts the number of new emails in the post office (or wherever mail is set up to check).
The same thing using only Bash built-in's.
For readability I've kept the variables out, but it could me made extremely more compact (and totally unreadable!) by stuffing everything inside the single echo command.
This gives a very rough estimate of how many pages your text files will print on. Assumes 60 lines per page, and does not take long lines into account.
Returns the number of running httpd processes
Center the output text in max line length of buffered output pipe;
If you have a folder with thousand of files and want to have many folder with only 100 file per folder, run this.
It will create 0/,1/ etc and put 100 file inside each one.
But find will return true even if it don't find anything ...
A simple command to find the total number of subdirectories in current directory starting with specific name.