Commands by tomjrace (2)

  • I wanted to play a song from the shell and get the shell back, I also dont want to store the file if it is not needed. edit, not sure if I need to mention it... killall vlc to stop it Show Sample Output


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    wget http://somesite.com/somestream.pls; cvlc somestream.pls&sleep 5; rm somestream.pls*
    tomjrace · 2011-08-04 19:24:18 0
  • This is the best way I have found to search out an application when I am not sure the title. Grep is just to remove anything that does not contain the term in the title or short description (lots of things might include the search term in the description, such as libraries used by the application) Show Sample Output


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    aptitude search ~d "irc client"|grep -i "irc client"
    tomjrace · 2011-07-11 19:48:55 0

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