Commands tagged bulk (2)

  • Replace '/tmp/file 1.txt' '/tmp/file 2.jpg' with "$NAUTILUS_SCRIPT_SELECTED_FILE_PATHS" for Nautilus script Or with %F for Thunar action If you linking the symlinks itself, but want to link to source files instead of symlinks, use "`readlink -m "$i"`" instead of "$i" like this: for i in '/tmp/file 1.txt' '/tmp/file 2.jpg'; do ln -s "`readlink -m "$i"`" "$i LINK"; done ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Show Sample Output


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    for i in '/tmp/file 1.txt' '/tmp/file 2.jpg'; do ln -s "$i" "$i LINK"; done
    qwertyroot · 2013-08-02 08:30:50 0
  • We had a number of git tags named similarly to: 2016.12.13.devel.feature 2016.12.14.master.release But we have multiple developers making commits and tags for testing purposes. I wanted to reduce the number of tags that displayed on our cloud hosting server when doing a deployment.


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    git ls-remote --tags origin | awk '/^(.*)(\s+)(.*)(YOUR-TAG-SPECIFIC-SEARCH-TERM-HERE)(.*)(-+)(.*)[^{}]$/ {print ":" $2}' | xargs git push origin
    shanford · 2017-03-06 21:59:15 0

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