Commands by Koobiac (12)

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Find broken symlinks and delete them
This command is adapted from http://otomaton.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/find-broken-symbolic-links/ Solutions with $ find -L don't work when the link is a loop, an error message is printed.

Recursively create a TAGS file for an entire source tree. TAGS files are useful for editors like Vim and Emacs

Blue Matrix
Same as original, but works in bash

Recursive find and replace file extension / suffix (mass rename files)
Find recursively all files in ~/Notes with the extension '.md' and pipe that via xargs to rename command, which will replace every '.md' to '.txt' in this example (existing files will not be overwritten).

Get your outgoing IP address
should be very consistent cause it's google :-)

Remove all zero size files from current directory (not recursive)

read manpage of a unix command as pdf in preview (Os X)

add a ip address to a network device
Allows to add more than one ip address to one network device.

Cut/Copy brackets or parentheses on vim (in normal mode)
We have for example : func () { echo FOO echo BAR } Place the cursor under a bracket and press d + %. It will cut everything inside and the brackets. It let : func () You can copy text with y + %

Find top 10 largest files in /var directory (subdirectories and hidden files included )
Same as above, but modified to show human readable output


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