[PLUG-TALK] Another reason to love Randal Monroe

Michael Rasmussen michael at jamhome.us
Wed Feb 3 06:23:14 PST 2016


>From today's backslash spectacular:

   "I searched my .bash_history for the line with the highest ratio of
   special characters to regular alphanumeric characters, and the winner
   was: 
      cat out.txt | grep -o "\\\[[(].*\\\[\])][^)\]]*$" ... 
   I have no memory of this and no idea what I was trying to do,
   but I sure hope it worked."

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      Michael Rasmussen, Portland Oregon  
    Be Appropriate && Follow Your Curiosity
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