Print the current battery status

acpi | cut -d '%' -f1 | cut -d ',' -f2

By: sn0opy
2009-02-16 13:36:01

What Others Think

with one sed instead of 2 cut's: acpi | sed 's/.*,\s*\(.*\)%/\1/'
gniourf_gniourf · 526 weeks and 4 days ago
But then the output will show "86, 01:45:41 remaining"
sn0opy · 526 weeks and 3 days ago
@sn0opy just add a .*: acpi | sed 's/.*,\s*\(.*\)%.*/\1/
matthewbauer · 481 weeks 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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