Commands by bartonski (44)

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Reset hosed terminal,
stty sane resets the tty to basic usable function. The ^J is a newline -- sometimes CR/LF interpretation is broken so use the ^J explicitly.

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Suspend to ram
No need to be root to do that. Relies on UPower (previously known as DeviceKit-Power).

Get http headers for an url

Mac OS-X-> copy and paste things to and from the clipboard from the shell
Copies whatever is piped to the pbcopy command to the clipboard. pbpaste ... well pastes whats on the clipboard.

Load file into RAM (cache) for faster accessing for repeated usage
Best result when file size less than half of RAM size

revert a committed change in SVN
This command can be used to revert a particular changeset in the local copy. I find this useful because I frequently import files into the wrong directory. After the import it says "Committed revision 123" or similar. to revert this change in the working copy do: svn merge -c -123 . (don't forget the .) and then commit.

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Tunnel ssh through Socks Proxy
If you are blocked or need to use a Socks proxy


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