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  • Copy this function to command line, press 'Enter' 'f'' 'Enter' to execute (sentence on the left written only for newbies). Hint 'e|x|v|1..9' in front of displayed last modified file name means: "Press 'e' for edit,'x' for execute,'v' for view or a digit-key '1..9' to touch one file from the recent files list to be last modified" and suggested (hidden files are listed too, else remove 'a' from 'ls -tarp' statement if not intended). If you find this function useful you can then rename it if needed and append or include into your ~/.bashrc config script. With the command . ~/.bashrc the function then can be made immediately available. In the body of the function modifications can be made, i.e. replaced joe editor command or added new option into case statement, for example 'o) exo-open $h;;' command for opening file with default application - or something else (here could not be added since the function would exceed 255 chars). To cancel execution of function started is no need to press Ctrl-C - if the mind changed and want to leave simple Enter-press is enough. Once defined, this function can with typeset -f f command be displayed in easy readable form Show Sample Output


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    f() { ls -lart;e="ls -tarp|grep -v /|tail -9";j=${e/9/1};g=${e/9/9|nl -nln};h=$(eval $j);eval $g;read -p "e|x|v|1..9 $(eval $j)?" -n 1 -r;case $REPLY in e) joe $h;;v)cat $h;;x) eval $h;;[1-9]) s=$(eval $g|egrep ^$REPLY) && touch "${s:7}" && f;;esac ; }
    knoppix5 · 2019-09-26 11:58:37 0

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    diff <(tree /dir/one) <(tree /dir/two)
    redraw · 2019-09-19 01:33:08 1
  • If your `date` command has `-r` option, you don't need `stat`


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    cp file{,.$(date -r file "+%y%m%d")}
    brx75x · 2019-09-19 09:42:38 0
  • It displays the top 10 processes sorted by memory usage Show Sample Output


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    ps aux | sort -rk 4,4 | head -n 10
    x3mboy · 2019-09-26 16:37:33 0

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    (read -r passphrase; b58encode 80$( brainwallet_exponent "$passphrase" )$( brainwallet_checksum "$passphrase" ))
    Jacki188 · 2019-09-15 21:31:52 0
  • The command finds every item within the directory and edits the output so that subdirectories are and files are output much like the tree command Show Sample Output


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    find . -print | sed -e 's;[^/]*/;|-- ;g;s;-- |; |;g'
    jonavon · 2019-09-25 17:49:35 1
  • With this command you can convert a tab separate file (TSV) into a JSON file with jq. For example, this input.tsv i-0b9adca882e5e6326 172.16.0.188 i-088dd69e5c3624888 172.16.0.102 i-0e70eac180537d4aa 172.16.0.85 will produce the showed output. Show Sample Output


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    cat input.tsv | jq --raw-input --slurp 'split("\n") | map(split("\t")) | .[0:-1] | map( { "id": .[0], "ip": .[1] } )'
    nordri · 2019-10-01 10:52:35 0
  • This shell function displays a list of binaries contained in an installed package; works on Debian based Linux distributions. Show Sample Output


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    binaries () { for f in $(dpkg -L "$1" | grep "/bin/"); do basename "$f"; done; }
    lordtoran · 2019-10-05 10:37:51 0
  • GNU grep's perl-compatible regular expression(PCRE).


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    binaries () { dpkg -L "$1" | grep -Po '.*/bin/\K.*'; }
    metropolis · 2019-10-05 10:52:15 0
  • Works for repos cloned via ssh or https. Show Sample Output


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    git remote -v | sed -n '/github.com.*push/{s/^[^[:space:]]\+[[:space:]]\+//;s|git@github.com:|https://github.com/|;s/\.git.*//;p}'
    bartonski · 2019-10-11 16:50:22 0

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