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commandlinefu.com is the place to record those command-line gems that you return to again and again.

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Comment by Viperlin 314 weeks and 6 days ago

the site is OK, but the command listings do not mention (1) the date the command was posted or (2) how many comments there are. I find that annoying.

Comment by bwoodacre 314 weeks and 6 days ago

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