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commit message generator - whatthecommit.com

Terminal - commit message generator - whatthecommit.com
curl http://whatthecommit.com/index.txt
2011-12-29 22:35:28
User: nickoe
4
commit message generator - whatthecommit.com

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Terminal - Alternatives
curl -s 'http://whatthecommit.com/' | grep '<p>' | cut -c4-
curl -s http://whatthecommit.com | html2text | sed '$d'
2011-04-14 16:51:53
User: zbeekman
Functions: sed
-1

Requires html2text. Print bad, but often funny commit messages from whatthecommit.com

curl -s http://whatthecommit.com/ | tr -s '\n' ' ' | grep -so 'p>\(.*\)</p' | sed -n 's/..\(.*\)..../\1/p'
2010-08-02 03:20:32
User: sragu
Functions: grep sed tr
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#Sample Usage:

# git commit -m"Jira #404 - `whatthecommit`"

#

curl -s http://whatthecommit.com | sed -n '/<p>/,/<\/p>/p' | sed '$d' | sed 's/<p>//'
2011-04-14 14:58:11
User: zbeekman
Functions: sed
-2

Fetch comical VC commit messages from whatthecommit.com

lynx -dump -nolist http://whatthecommit.com/|sed -n 2p
2011-04-17 17:45:18
User: houghi
Functions: sed
-4

Fetch comical VC commit messages from whatthecommit.com

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