Send a file to a pastebin from STDIN or a file, with a single function

sprunge() { curl -F 'sprunge=<-' < "${1:-/dev/stdin}"; }
echo "Hello world!" | sprunge # Redirect a stream to a pastebin sprunge ~/.bashrc # Send a file to a pastebin

By: malathion
2014-08-26 17:47:31

What Others Think

Great, but try this, which additionally adds the link to the clipboard: clbinit() { curl -sF 'clbin=<'"${1:--}" | xclip -f -se c; } I think it should work with sprunge also, but that site quickly rate-limits, so I can't test: sprungeit() { curl -sF 'sprunge=<'"${1:--}" | xclip -f -se c; }
diagon · 131 weeks and 5 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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