Hide

What's this?

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.


Get involved!

You can sign-in using OpenID credentials, or register a traditional username and password.

First-time OpenID users will be automatically assigned a username which can be changed after signing in.

UpGuard checks and validates configurations for every major OS, network device, and cloud provider.
Hide

Stay in the loop…

Follow the Tweets.

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.

» http://twitter.com/commandlinefu
» http://twitter.com/commandlinefu3
» http://twitter.com/commandlinefu10

Subscribe to the feeds.

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,…):

Subscribe to the feed for:

Hide

News

May 19, 2015 - A Look At The New Commandlinefu
I've put together a short writeup on what kind of newness you can expect from the next iteration of clfu. Check it out here.
March 2, 2015 - New Management
I'm Jon, I'll be maintaining and improving clfu. Thanks to David for building such a great resource!
Hide

Top Tags

Hide

Functions

Execute a command at a given time

Terminal - Execute a command at a given time
echo "DISPLAY=$DISPLAY xmessage call the client" | at 10:00
2015-05-01 14:57:15
User: op4
Functions: at echo
2
Execute a command at a given time

This command will create a popup reminder window to assist in remembering tasks

http://i.imgur.com/2n7viiA.png is how it looks when created

Alternatives

There are 17 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
echo "ls -l" | at midnight
2009-01-25 21:07:42
User: root
Functions: at echo
243

This is an alternative to cron which allows a one-off task to be scheduled for a certain time.

at midnight<<<'ls -l'

Know a better way?

If you can do better, submit your command here.

What others think

On Fedora the package/command is called gxmessage.

Comment by flatcap 137 weeks and 3 days ago

http://www.uggaustralia.me.uk

http://www.seattleseahawksjerseys.us.com

http://www.villafranchi.it

http://www.adidaswings.name

http://www.wholesaleray-bansunglasses.us.com

http://www.adidas.in.net

http://www.cheapjerseysnflwholesale.us

http://www.oakleysungalsses.nom.co

http://www.uggaustraliaboots.in.net

http://www.christianlouboutin.me.uk

http://www.thenorthfaceoutletjackets.us.com

http://www.fitflopssaleuk.org.uk

http://www.katespade-outlet.in.net

http://www.pandorajewelry.in.net

http://www.rdsk.ch

http://www.uggbootssale70off.org

http://www.thenorthfaceclearance.us.com

http://www.cheapauthentic-nfljerseys.us.com

http://www.columbiaoutlet-store.com

http://www.ray-banssunglasses.me.uk

http://www.uggbootsaustralia.us.org

http://www.nikeoff.com

http://www.uggbootsforwomen.com.co

http://www.christianlouboutinuk.uk

http://www.louisvuittonoutletmalls.us.com

http://www.canadagoosesale.name

http://www.pradaoutletonlinestore.us.com

http://www.uggsonsale.net.in

http://www.coach--purses.in.net

http://www.ugg-australia.com.co

http://www.vibramfivefingers.in.net

http://www.michaeljordan-shoes.com

http://www.outletuggboots.com.co

http://www.ralphlaurenpolouk.org.uk

http://www.vayrocana.de

http://www.snapbackshatswholesale.us.com

http://www.uggscanadasale.ca

http://www.softworx.it

http://www.ctss.se/Ray Ban.html

http://www.coachfactoryoutletonlinesale.us.com

http://www.truereligion-jeans.com.co

http://www.officialcoachfactoryoutletonline.us.com

http://www.cheapnorthfacejackets.us.com

http://www.truereligionoutlet.eu

http://www.mulberrybagsuk.me.uk

http://www.michaelkorsoutletsonlinesale.us.com

http://www.converse-outletstore.com

http://www.coachfactoryoutlet-onlinestore.us.com

http://www.ugg-boots.name

http://www.pradahandbagsoutlet.us.com

http://www.coachoutletsclearance.us.com

http://www.uggsadd.com

http://www.ctss.se/Nike Air Max.html

http://www.christianlouboutindown.com

http://www.coachoutlet70off.us.com

http://www.canadagooseclearance.us.com

http://www.uggbootsoutletclearance.us.com

http://www.birkenstocksandals.org

http://www.uggsoutletstore.org

http://www.michael--kors--outlet.ca

http://www.alupro.fr

http://www.supreme-newyork.com

http://www.michaelkorsoutlet70off.us.com

http://www.truereligionsale.com.co

http://www.ray-bansunglasses2017.us.com

http://www.pradabags.in.net

http://www.mulberrysale.uk

http://www.nikeoutletstoreonline.us.com

http://www.ferragamoshoesoutlet.us.com

http://www.nikerunning.org.uk

http://www.coachoutletonline.nom.co

http://www.ray-banssunglasses.com.co

http://www.moncler.me.uk

http://www.coachfactory-outletonline.org

http://www.truereligionjeans-outlet.us.com

http://www.uggclearancesale.us.com

http://www.outletugg.com.co

http://www.truereligion-jeans.us

http://www.pandoracharms.us.org

http://www.uggsaustralia.it

http://www.cheap-ugg-boots.us.org

http://www.uggsslippers.com.co

http://www.grupolanda.es

http://www.coachwallets.us.com

http://www.louis-vuitton.nom.co

http://www.louisvuittonlvoutlet.us.com

http://www.northface-clearance.us

http://www.recoilmag.com.au/christian-louboutin.html

http://www.louis-vuittonoutlets.us.org

http://www.wholesale-nfl-jerseys.us

http://www.christianlouboutin.name

http://www.katespadeoutletsale.us.com

http://www.louisvuittonofficial.us.com

http://www.supremeclothing.us.com

http://www.nfljerseysfromchina.us.com

http://www.oakley-sunglassesonsale.us.com

http://www.raybansunglassesoutlet.net.co

http://www.uggbootsclearances.com.co

http://www.pandora-rings.net

http://www.coachhandbagsfactoryoutletonline.us.com

2017.9.12xukaimin

Comment by xukaimin 13 weeks and 6 days ago

Your point of view

You must be signed in to comment.