Get HTTP status code with curl AND print response on new line

curl -s -o /dev/null -w "%{http_code}\n" localhost

By: zlemini
2014-11-06 22:43:18

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Sorry, no. @tsener's command is good. I think you should have just added a comment to his command (to correctly show the shorter options). Besides it's not even the shortest possible: curl -so /dev/null -w "%{http_code}\n" localhost
flatcap · 275 weeks and 5 days ago
Run both and check where they output.
zlemini · 275 weeks and 5 days ago
You've added a newline. OK. Sorry, I missed that. But I still don't think it deserves its own command.
flatcap · 275 weeks and 5 days ago

What do you think?

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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