Commands by Highwayman (4)

  • To use this comment you'll have to create a file entitled 'ignorelist' where you put the file name or pattern of the files you want to ignore. I used it for my maven project which generates the child project files in each folder so I can import them into eclipse. By adding these project files to the ignore list ensure they won't appear each time I run 'svn status'. Show Sample Output


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    for folder in $( find $( pwd ) -maxdepth 1 -type d | grep -v .svn ); do svn propset svn:ignore -F ignorelist ${folder}; done
    Highwayman · 2012-08-03 13:50:45 0
  • This executes faster than cygstart.exe I put this in a script and added it to my path: cat `which explore.sh` #!/bin/bash if [ $# -eq 0 ]; then explorer.exe $( cygpath `pwd` -w ) & else explorer.exe $( cygpath $1 -w ) & fi; Using the script you just type explore.sh file_or_executable Note: you can do this for any file that has an associated executable in the windows registry. This is quite handy if you want to open pictures or movies from xterm. Show Sample Output


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    explorer $( cygpath "/path/to/file_or_exe" -w )
    Highwayman · 2009-07-22 17:00:21 3
  • Remove blank lines from files, even if some of the lines have whitespace (spaces, tabs, etc.). Also creates a .bak copy of the original file. Works on Mac also. Thanks to those all those who left comments. Show Sample Output


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    sed -i.bak '/^[[:space:]]*$/d' file_name
    Highwayman · 2009-04-07 11:32:06 4
  • Removes all unversioned files and folders from an svn repository. Also: svn status --no-ignore | grep ^I | awk '{print $2}' | xargs rm -rf will remove those files which svn status ignores. Handy to add to a script which is in your path so you can run it from any repository (a la 'svn_clean.sh').


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    svn status | grep ^? | awk '{print $2}' | xargs rm -rf
    Highwayman · 2009-03-10 17:01:40 4

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