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Unfortunately we to encode the URL.
It can't be done with bash (without building it ourselves) so I used Perl?
Example with Perl:
curl -s http://is.gd/api.php?longurl=`perl -MURI::Escape -e "print uri_escape('http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&q=commandlinefu&aq=0&oq=commandline');"`
Example without Perl:
Most urls doesn't use & and ? anymore (SEO etc) so in most cases you can just use the simple version. :)
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