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wget -nd -r -l 2 -A jpg,jpeg,png,gif http://website-url.com
wget -U Mozilla http://example.com/foo.tar.gz
for fn in xkcd*.png xkcd*.jpg; do echo $fn; read xw xh <<<$(identify -format '%w %h' $fn); nn="$(echo $fn | sed 's/xkcd-\([^-]\+\)-.*/\1/')"; wget -q -O xkcd-${nn}.json http://xkcd.com/$nn/info.0.json; tt="$(sed 's/.*"title": "\([^"]\+\)",.*/\1/' ...
2012-01-06 20:26:11
User: fpunktk
Functions: echo read wget

full command:

for fn in xkcd*.png xkcd*.jpg; do; echo $fn; read xw xh <<<$(identify -format '%w %h' $fn); nn="$(echo $fn | sed 's/xkcd-\([0-9]\+\)-.*/\1/')"; wget -q -O xkcd-${nn}.json http://xkcd.com/$nn/info.0.json; tt="$(sed 's/.*"title": "\([^"]*\)", .*/\1/' xkcd-${nn}.json)"; at="$(sed 's/.*alt": "\(.*\)", .*/\1/' xkcd-${nn}.json)"; convert -background white -fill black -font /usr/share/fonts/truetype/freefont/FreeSansBold.ttf -pointsize 26 -size ${xw}x -gravity Center caption:"$tt" tt.png; convert -background '#FFF9BD' -border 1x1 -bordercolor black -fill black -font /usr/share/fonts/truetype/freefont/FreeSans.ttf -pointsize 16 -size $(($xw - 2))x -gravity Center caption:"$at" at.png; th=$(identify -format '%h' tt.png); ah=$(identify -format '%h' at.png); convert -size ${xw}x$(($xh+$th+$ah+5)) "xc:white" tt.png -geometry +0+0 -composite $fn -geometry +0+$th -composite at.png -geometry +0+$(($th+$xh+5)) -composite ${fn%\.*}_cmp.png; echo -e "$fn $nn $xw $xh $th $ah \n$tt \n$at\n"; done

this assumes that all comics are saved as xkcd-[number]-[title].{png|jpg}.

it will then download the title and alt-text, create pictures from them, and put everything together in a new png-file.

it's not perfect, but it worked for nearly all my comics.

it uses the xkcd-json-interface.

though it's poorly written, it doesn't completely break on http://xkcd.com/859/

wget ifconfig.me/ip -q -O -
url="put_url_here";audio=$(youtube-dl -s -e $url);wget -q -O - `youtube-dl -g $url`| ffmpeg -i - -f mp3 -vn -acodec libmp3lame - > "$audio.mp3"
2011-11-15 19:09:52
User: o0110o
Functions: wget
Tags: youtube mp3

Make your own MP3s from Youtube videos.

wget -A mp3,mpg,mpeg,avi -r -l 3 http://www.site.com/
tpb() { wget -U Mozilla -qO - $(echo "http://thepiratebay.org/search/$@/0/7/0" | sed 's/ /\%20/g') | grep -o 'http\:\/\/torrents\.thepiratebay\.org\/.*\.torrent' | tac; }
2011-10-26 12:15:55
User: Bonster
Functions: echo grep sed wget

usage: tpb searchterm

example: tpb the matrix trilogy

This searches for torrents from thepiratebay and displays the top results in reverse order,

so the 1st result is at the bottom instead of the top -- which is better for command line users

geoip() { wget -qO - http://freegeoip.net/xml/$1 | sed '3,12!d;s/<//g;s/>/: /g;s/\/.*//g' ; }
wget -b http://dl.google.com/android/android-sdk_r14-linux.tgz
expandurl() { wget -S $1 2>&1 | grep ^Location; }
2011-10-18 18:50:54
User: atoponce
Functions: grep wget
Tags: wget

This shell function uses wget(1) to show what site a shortened URL is pointing to, even if there are many nested shortened URLs. This is a great way to test whether or not the shortened URL is sending you to a malicious site, or somewhere nasty that you don't want to visit. The sample output is from:

expandurl http://t.co/LDWqmtDM
wget -O - -q http://whatismyip.org/
2011-10-15 11:36:56
User: ztank1013
Functions: wget

This just output your external IP, no extra characters at the end of line.

wget -qO - --post-data "data[Row][cripted]=1cb251ec0d568de6a929b520c4aed8d1" http://md5-decrypter.com/ | grep -A1 "Decrypted text" | tail -n1 | cut -d '"' -f3 | sed 's/>//g; s/<\/b//g'
2011-10-13 03:48:54
User: samhagin
Functions: cut grep sed tail wget
Tags: md5

Decrypt MD5 , replace 1cb251ec0d568de6a929b520c4aed8d1 with the MD5 string you want to decrypt

wget -qO - --post-data "data[Row][clear]=text" http://md5-encryption.com | grep -A1 "Md5 encrypted state" | tail -n1 | cut -d '"' -f3 | sed 's/>//g; s/<\/b//g'
2011-10-13 03:44:48
User: samhagin
Functions: cut grep sed tail wget
Tags: md5

Encrypt any text to MD5 , replace text with the string you want to convert to MD5

wget -qO- "http://www.amazon.com/b?ie=UTF8&node=163856011" | grep Daily | sed -e 's/<[^>]*>//g' -e 's/^ *//' -e 's/\&[^;]*;/ /'
2011-10-06 20:27:02
User: winsbe01
Functions: grep sed wget

grabs and prints the AmazonMP3 daily album deal

wget -nd -nH -r -A pdf -I library/mac/documentation/ http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/navigation/#section=Resource%20Types&topic=Reference
2011-10-02 04:56:25
User: GinoMan2440
Functions: wget
Tags: mac os x

download every last pdf reference Doc from the Apple Developer Connection, takes a half hour on a fast connection. enjoy!

wget http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/by/e7__7dal
wgetall () { wget -r -l2 -nd -Nc -A.$@ $@ }
2011-09-28 09:43:25
Functions: wget

Recursively download all files of a certain type down to two levels, ignoring directory structure and local duplicates.


wgetall mp3 http://example.com/download/

wget http://tools.web4host.net/versions.tmp --quiet -O - | grep PHPMYADMIN | sed 's/PHPMYADMIN=//' | cat
2011-09-22 04:11:44
User: wr8cr8
Functions: grep sed wget

This is to get the latest version of phpMyAdmin to support scripts to download the latest version of the software if they want to automatically update.

p=$(echo "hello world, how r u?"|sed 's/ /+/g');wget -U Mozilla -q -O - "$@" translate.google.com/translate_tts?tl=en\&q=$p|mpg123 -
2011-09-19 23:06:15
User: jhansen
Functions: echo mpg123 sed wget

same but redirecting to player and putting whaever text line.. works on my ubuntu machine ...

wget -O - -q http://www.chisono.it/ip.asp && echo
2011-09-18 15:38:02
User: scanepa
Functions: wget

The echo at the end is for pretty printing as the output is just the IP address without any html

wget -O - -q http://checkip.dyndns.org/ | cut -d':' -f2 | cut -d'<' -f1| cut -c2-
2011-09-17 13:42:01
User: ztank1013
Functions: cut wget

This is just a "cut" addicted variant of the previous unixmonkey24730 command...

wget http://checkip.dyndns.org/ -q -O - | grep -Eo '\<[[:digit:]]{1,3}(\.[[:digit:]]{1,3}){3}\>'
curl -sm1 http://www.website.com/ | grep -o 'http://[^"]*jpg' | sort -u | wget -qT1 -i-
say() { wget -q -U Mozilla -O output.mp3 "http://translate.google.com/translate_tts?tl=en&q=$1"; gnome-terminal -x bash -c "totem output.mp3"; sleep 4; totem --quit;}
2011-09-07 19:48:53
User: totti
Functions: bash sleep wget

No need to install additional packages


say hello

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say how+are+you