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cmdfu(){ local TCF="/var/tmp/cmdfu"; echo " Searching..."; curl "$(echo "$@" | sed 's/ /-/g')/$(echo -n $@ | base64)/plaintext" --silent > "$TCF"; vim -c "set filetype=sh" -RM "$TCF"; rm "$TCF"; }
Multi-argument version, but with VIM loveliness :D

2011-12-06 10:01:27

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cmdfu(){ local c l=`builtin printf %${2:-${COLUMNS:-80}}s` TCF="${TMPDIR:-~/}/cmdfu"; until [[ -z ${1:-} ]]; do c=0; echo -e "\n\n\n# $1 {{{1\n#${l// /=}" >> $TCF; curl -s "$1/`echo -n $1|base64`/plaintext" | tee -a "$TCF.c" | sed '1d;s/^#.*/& {{{2/g' >> "$TCF"; c=`grep -c '^#' $TCF.c`; rm "$TCF.c"; sed -i "s/^# ${1} /# ${1} - ${c} /" $TCF; shift; done; vim -c "set filetype=sh foldmethod=marker foldlevel=1 nobackup" -RM "$TCF"; rm "$TCF"; }
AskApache · 398 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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