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2011-03-12 - Confoo 2011 presentation
Slides are available from the commandlinefu presentation at Confoo 2011: http://presentations.codeinthehole.com/confoo2011/
2011-01-04 - Moderation now required for new commands
To try and put and end to the spamming, new commands require moderation before they will appear on the site.
2010-12-27 - Apologies for not banning the trolls sooner
Have been away from the interwebs over Christmas. Will be more vigilant henceforth.
2010-09-24 - OAuth and pagination problems fixed
Apologies for the delay in getting Twitter's OAuth supported. Annoying pagination gremlin also fixed.

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Notepad in a browser (type this in the URL bar)

Terminal - Notepad in a browser (type this in the URL bar)
data:text/html, <html contenteditable>
2013-04-10 19:28:22
User: dtlp747
Notepad in a browser (type this in the URL bar)

It doesn't save your notes, but it's great for jotting something down quickly.


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not a shell command .. downvote.

Comment by dezza 107 weeks and 3 days ago
Comment by j0rg3 107 weeks and 3 days ago

Agreed; not a shell command -- but I still like it as being handy.

Comment by j0rg3 107 weeks and 3 days ago

Even though not a shell command, it will come very handy. I've been looking for such a feature for a long time. Upvoted !

Comment by erix 107 weeks and 3 days ago

Not a shell command, but hey that's pretty cool. Upvoted!

Comment by Strawp 107 weeks and 1 day ago

yes, it's handy, but how does it work ?

Comment by pheigenbaum 106 weeks and 6 days ago

I must agree. As cool as this is, it's not a "command line" command. Downvote as a result.

Comment by atoponce 106 weeks and 5 days ago


For running this command you have to turn on js running on the address bar (it's off by default, at least in Firefox). And that's a security risk.

Comment by lunixfu 103 weeks and 6 days ago

Your point of view

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