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Download entire commandlinefu archive to single file

Terminal - Download entire commandlinefu archive to single file
for x in `jot - 0 \`curl "http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/browse"|grep "Terminal - All commands" |perl -pe 's/.+(\d+),(\d+).+/$1$2/'|head -n1\` 25`; do curl "http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/browse/sort-by-votes/plaintext/$x" ; done >a.txt
2009-08-25 21:57:15
Functions: grep head perl
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Download entire commandlinefu archive to single file

This is an extension of a previous command by satyavvd on 2009-07-23 12:04:02, but this one grabs the whole archive. Hard coded numbers in previous script capped number of commands that could be fetched. This one grabs them all regardless of how big the archive gets.

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Comment by megerdin 305 weeks and 6 days ago

I haven't tested it, but I can see one potential problem:

'jot' does not come with most *nix distros, however though it does come with the OSX. I would advice the creator or end user to use 'seq'.

seq 0 10
Comment by Abiden 305 weeks and 6 days ago

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