Commands by iamarchimedes (2)

  • Note, you need to replace the email address with your private Instapaper email address. There are a bunch of possible improvements such as, - Not writing a temp file - Doesnt strip tags (tho Instapaper does thankfully) - Shouldnt require 2 curls


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    for url in `cat urls `; do title=`curl $url 2>&1 | grep -i '<title>.*</title>'` && curl $url > /tmp/u && mail -s "$title" your-private-instapaper-address@instapaper.com < /tmp/u ; done
    iamarchimedes · 2010-10-16 19:10:19 0
  • Only useful for really flakey connections (but im stuck with one for now). Though if youre in this situation ive found this to be a good way to run autossh and it does a pretty good job of detecting when the session is down and restarting. Combined with the -t and screen commands this pops you back into your working session lickety split w/ as few headaches as possible. And if autossh is a bit slow at detecting the downed ssh connection, just run this in another tab/terminal window to notify autossh that it should drop it and start over. Basically for when polling is too slow. kill -SIGUSR1 `pgrep autossh` Show Sample Output


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    AUTOSSH_POLL=1 autossh -M 21010 hostname -t 'screen -Dr'
    iamarchimedes · 2009-10-11 06:04:29 0

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