view hex mode in vim

:%!xxd

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By: light13
2010-12-13 00:40:16
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The xxd utility is a part of the vim package, but you can use it directly from command line as well: date |xxd 0000000: 4d6f 6e20 4465 6320 3133 2031 313a 3530 Mon Dec 13 11:50 0000010: 3a31 3720 4345 5420 3230 3130 0a :17 CET 2010.
unefunge · 392 weeks and 1 day ago
date | xxd Wow! That is really cool!
light13 · 392 weeks 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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