Category Archives: Fedora

return external ip

By MrTux (http://www.ubuntu-vn.org) $ curl ipinfo.io Return IP information about your external ip address with JSON format View this command to comment, vote or add to favourites View all commands by MrTux Diff your entire server config at ScriptRock.com Source:: http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/17722/return-external-ip

Nice weather forecast on your shell

By nordri (http://www.muspells.net) $ curl wttr.in/seville Change Seville for your prefered city. View this command to comment, vote or add to favourites View all commands by nordri Diff your entire server config at ScriptRock.com Source:: http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/17709/nice-weather-forecast-on-your-shell

random git-commit message

By paulera (http://paulodev.com) $ git commit -m “$(curl -s http://whatthecommit.com/index.txt)”; Do a git commit using a random message. View this command to comment, vote or add to favourites View all commands by paulera Diff your entire server config at ScriptRock.com Source:: http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/17250/random-git-commit-message

Read and write to TCP or UDP sockets with common bash tools

By tyzbit (http://qtosw.com) $ exec 5/dev/tcp/time.nist.gov/13; cat &5; exec 5>&- Ever needed to test firewalls but didn’t have netcat, telnet or FTP? Enter /dev/tcp, your new best friend. /dev/tcp/(hostname)/(port) is a virtual device that bash can use to talk to TCP ports First, exec sets up a redirect for /dev/tcp/$server/$host to file descriptor 5. Then, […]

drop first column of output by piping to this

By snaguber $ awk ‘{ $1=””;print}’ View this command to comment, vote or add to favourites View all commands by snaguber Diff your entire server config at ScriptRock.com Source:: http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/14281/drop-first-column-of-output-by-piping-to-this

Search for a process by name

By pooderbill $ ps -fC PROCESSNAME ps and grep is a dangerous combination — grep tries to match everything on each line (thus the all too common: grep -v grep hack). ps -C doesn’t use grep, it uses the process table for an exact match. Thus, you’ll get an accurate list with: ps -fC sh […]

Simple multi-user encrypted chat server for 5 users

By snipertyler $ ncat -vlm 5 –ssl –chat 9876 Client ~$ ncat –ssl localhost 9876 Change localhost to the correct ip address. View this command to comment, vote or add to favourites View all commands by snipertyler by David Winterbottom (codeinthehole.com) Source:: http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/13460/simple-multi-user-encrypted-chat-server-for-5-users

can’t update fedora mate 64

By Kronolynx Should I run the update with –skip-broken or it will make things worse ? thanks [krono@darkstar ~]$ sudo yum update Loaded plugins: langpacks Resolving Dependencies –> Running transaction check —> Package libetpan.x86_64 0:1.1-7.fc20 will be updated –> Processing Dependency: libetpan.so.16()(64bit) for package: cairo-dock-plug-ins-3.2.1-2.fc20.x86_64 —> Package libetpan.x86_64 0:1.5-1.fc20 will be an update —> Package […]

Fedora20 XFCE, not able to log into GNOME desktop after installation.

By .glen. So, I used this command to install GNOME desktop [code]sudo yum groups install gnome-desktop-environment [/code] It downloaded around 201MB and installation went on without any errors. Then I restarted computer and selected GNOME from top panel and tried logging in with my UN and password for Fedora, it gets hanged and I receive […]

F20 Cinnamon 2.2 Icon Sets

By VoidByte Hello again, my actual Question is: if i go into the System Settings -> Themes, and choose the Tab “Other Setting”. There is an option to choose the Icon (Symbol?!) package. All of those are not really nice for me. My question ist, where can i download more? And, how? (Yum? or any […]