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Re: What one-liners do people actually use?

by Your Mother (Bishop)
on Dec 09, 2005 at 07:06 UTC ( #515469=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to What one-liners do people actually use?

The sleep is there because I can be a bit fast on the trigger with tools like this and like a second to reconsider the wisdom and the current dir. I have the "-i" aliased into rm, mv, and cp too.

alias kill-scratch-files "sleep 5; find . -name '*#*' -print | perl -nle unlink;

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[karlgoethebier]: shmem]: "The Other Team" sounds like "The Dark Side Of The Force" in this context
[karlgoethebier]: Ouch!
[karlgoethebier]: crawls back to his cell
[shmem]: karlgoethebier: they even program in php to avoid perl. Go figure.

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