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  • 8
    umount -a -t nfs
    sdadh01 · 2009-11-05 20:57:32 1
  • Simple MAC adrress, thanks to ifconfig.


    0
    ifconfig | awk '/HW/ {print $5}'
    Cont3mpo · 2009-11-05 18:00:50 1

  • -2
    mount | awk '/:/ { print $3 } ' | xargs sudo umount
    uid0 · 2009-11-05 17:19:11 0
  • ...or for a particular interface...


    0
    ip link show eth0 | grep "link/ether" | awk '{print $2}'
    maxmanders · 2009-11-05 17:06:15 0
  • Of course, you can adjust "Maildir" to your config... Show Sample Output


    1
    find ~/Maildir/ -mindepth 1 -type d | egrep -v '/cur$|/tmp$|/new$' | xargs
    ook · 2009-11-05 14:11:29 0
  • Alternative command to retrieve the CPU model name and strip off the "model name : " labels. Show Sample Output


    0
    sed -n 's/^model name[ \t]*: *//p' /proc/cpuinfo
    jgc · 2009-11-05 10:59:31 1
  • require the tex4ht package . You can open the file with openoffice , I use it much for correct my spelling and grammar . Show Sample Output


    2
    htlatex MyFile.tex "xhtml,ooffice" "ooffice/! -cmozhtf" "-coo -cvalidate"
    eastwind · 2009-11-05 10:12:28 1
  • Extracts the model name of the CPU and displays it on screen. Show Sample Output


    3
    grep "model name" /proc/cpuinfo
    getkaizer · 2009-11-05 05:23:30 0
  • Useful tool to test if all speaker channels are working properly. speaker-test is part of alsa-utils package Show Sample Output


    5
    speaker-test -D plug:surround51 -c 6 -l 1 -t wav
    alperyilmaz · 2009-11-05 02:57:46 0
  • For those of us that still uses lynx :)


    -5
    lynx --dump http://ip.boa.nu|sed -e 's/^[[:space:]]*//' -e 's/*[[:space:]]$//'|grep -v ^$
    xeor · 2009-11-04 22:23:45 0
  • Using our beloved wget


    -6
    wget -O - -q ip.boa.nu
    xeor · 2009-11-04 22:22:04 0

  • -3
    curl whatismyip.org
    m8t · 2009-11-04 21:40:31 0
  • I much prefer using /sbin/ip over /sbin/ifconfig for most everything. I find the interface and output to be much more consistent and it has many abilities that ifconfig, route, etc. do not. To get the mac address for only one interface, add 'show dev [interface]' to the 'ip link' part of the command: ip link show dev eth0 | grep 'link/ether' | awk '{print $2}' . Also, both this command and the ifconfig one do not require root access to run, so the sudo is not necessary. Show Sample Output


    1
    ip link | grep 'link/ether' | awk '{print $2}'
    markdrago · 2009-11-04 19:41:26 1

  • -2
    sudo ifconfig -a | grep eth | grep HW | cut -d' ' -f11
    rubenmoran · 2009-11-04 19:24:35 0
  • Adds up the total memory used by all Stainless processes: 1 Stainless, 1 StainlessManager and 1 StainlessClient per tab open. Show Sample Output


    0
    ps -ec -o command,rss | grep Stainless | awk -F ' ' '{ x = x + $2 } END { print x/(1024) " MB."}'
    unixmonkey6893 · 2009-11-04 19:01:22 0
  • This command uses the top voted "Get your external IP" command from commandlinefu.com to get your external IP address. Use this and you will always be using the communities favourite command. This is a tongue-in-cheek entry and not recommended for actual usage.


    -1
    eval $(curl -s http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/matching/external/ZXh0ZXJuYWw=/sort-by-votes/plaintext|sed -n '/^# Get your external IP address$/{n;p;q}')
    jgc · 2009-11-04 16:58:31 0
  • There's been so many ways submitted to get your external IP address that I decided we all need a command that will just go pick a random one from the list and run it. This gets a list of "Get your external IP" commands from commanlinefu.com and selects a random one to run. It will run the command and print out which command it used. This is not a serious entry, but it was a learning exercise for me writing it. My personal favourite is "curl icanhazip.com". I really don't think we need any other ways to do this, but if more come you can make use of them with this command ;o). Here's a more useful command that always gets the top voted "External IP" command, but it's not so much fun: eval $(curl -s http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/matching/external/ZXh0ZXJuYWw=/sort-by-votes/plaintext|sed -n '/^# Get your external IP address$/{n;p;q}') Show Sample Output


    3
    IFS=$'\n';cl=($(curl -s http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/matching/external/ZXh0ZXJuYWw=/sort-by-votes/plaintext|sed -n '/^# Get your external IP address$/{n;p}'));c=${cl[$(( $RANDOM % ${#cl[@]} ))]};eval $c;echo "Command used: $c"
    jgc · 2009-11-04 16:55:44 3
  • If your script needs to be run in a terminal, this line at the top will stop it running if you absent-mindedly double-click the icon, perhaps intending to edit it. (Of course this won't help with scripts that run in the background.)


    0
    tty > /dev/null 2>&1 || { aplay error.wav ; exit 1 ;}
    johnraff · 2009-11-04 16:18:00 3
  • Not my script. Belongs to mathewbauer. Used without his permission. This script gives a single line as shown in the sample output. NOTE: I have blanked out the IP address for obvious security reasons. But you will get whatever is your IP if you run the script. Tested working in bash. Show Sample Output


    10
    curl -s "http://www.geody.com/geoip.php?ip=$(curl -s icanhazip.com)" | sed '/^IP:/!d;s/<[^>][^>]*>//g'
    getkaizer · 2009-11-04 07:15:02 0

  • 4
    svn ci `svn stat |awk '/^A/{printf $2" "}'`
    realist · 2009-11-04 03:30:07 0
  • Create a binary clock. Show Sample Output


    35
    watch -n 1 'echo "obase=2;`date +%s`" | bc'
    matthewbauer · 2009-11-04 02:04:00 5
  • Figures out what has changed in the last 12 hours. Change the author to yourself, change the time since to whatever you want. Show Sample Output


    3
    git diff --stat `git log --author="XXXXX" --since="12 hours ago" --pretty=oneline | tail -n1 | cut -c1-40` HEAD
    askedrelic · 2009-11-04 01:41:33 0

  • 1
    alias ..="cd .." ...="cd ../.." ....="cd ../../.."
    KevinM · 2009-11-04 01:39:29 1
  • Execute the most recent command containing search string. This differs from !string as that only refers to the most recent command starting with search string. Show Sample Output


    8
    !?<string>?
    din7 · 2009-11-03 22:51:10 1
  • bash neto..


    -3
    exec 3<>/dev/tcp/whatismyip.com/80; echo -e "GET /automation/n09230945.asp HTTP/1.0\r\nHost: whatismyip.com\r\n" >&3; a=( $(cat <&3) ); echo ${a[${#a[*]}-1]};
    yaccovs · 2009-11-03 21:57:00 3
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