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# Easier navigation: .., ..., ~ and -
alias ..="cd .."
alias ...="cd ../.."
alias ....="cd ../../.."
alias .....="cd ../../../.."
alias ~="cd ~" # `cd` is probably faster to type though
alias -- -="cd -"
# Shortcuts
alias d="cd ~/Documents/Dropbox"
alias dl="cd ~/Downloads"
alias dt="cd ~/Desktop"
alias p="cd ~/projects"
alias g="git"
alias h="history"
alias j="jobs"
# programs
alias st='open -a "Sublime Text"'
# also/or do this:
# ln -s "/Applications/Sublime" ~/bin/subl
alias preview="open -a '$PREVIEW'"
alias xcode="open -a '/Developer/Applications/'"
alias filemerge="open -a '/Developer/Applications/Utilities/'"
alias safari="open -a safari"
alias firefox="open -a firefox"
alias opera="open -a opera"
alias chrome="open -a google\ chrome"
alias chromium="open -a chromium"
alias dashcode="open -a dashcode"
alias f='open -a Finder'
alias fireworks="open -a '/Applications/Adobe Fireworks CS6/Adobe Fireworks'"
alias photoshop="open -a '/Applications/Adobe Photoshop CS6/Adobe'"
alias gpr="~/code/gpr $1"
# Thanks to stefanpenner for this one.
alias nom="rm -rf node_modules && npm cache clear && npm i"
# general shortcuts
alias pro="cd ~/projects"
alias gh="open -a google\ chrome ''"
alias bl="open -a google\ chrome ''"
# be nice
alias please=sudo
# handy things
alias bunyip='node ~/code/bunyip/cli.js'
alias spotify="osascript ~/code/SpotifyControl/SpotifyControl.scpt"
# Detect which `ls` flavor is in use
if ls --color > /dev/null 2>&1; then # GNU `ls`
else # OS X `ls`
# List all files colorized in long format
alias l="ls -l ${colorflag}"
# List all files colorized in long format, including dot files
alias la="ls -la ${colorflag}"
# List only directories
alias lsd="ls -lF ${colorflag} | grep --color=never '^d'"
# Stopwatch
alias timer='echo "Timer started. Stop with Ctrl-D." && date && time cat && date'
# Get OS X Software Updates, and update installed Ruby gems, Homebrew, npm, and their installed packages
alias update='sudo softwareupdate -i -a; brew update; brew upgrade; brew cleanup; npm update npm -g; npm update -g; sudo gem update --system; sudo gem update'
# Always use color output for `ls`
if [[ "$OSTYPE" =~ ^darwin ]]; then
alias ls="command ls -G"
alias ls="command ls --color"
export LS_COLORS='no=00:fi=00:di=01;34:ln=01;36:pi=40;33:so=01;35:do=01;35:bd=40;33;01:cd=40;33;01:or=40;31;01:ex=01;32:*.tar=01;31:*.tgz=01;31:*.arj=01;31:*.taz=01;31:*.lzh=01;31:*.zip=01;31:*.z=01;31:*.Z=01;31:*.gz=01;31:*.bz2=01;31:*.deb=01;31:*.rpm=01;31:*.jar=01;31:*.jpg=01;35:*.jpeg=01;35:*.gif=01;35:*.bmp=01;35:*.pbm=01;35:*.pgm=01;35:*.ppm=01;35:*.tga=01;35:*.xbm=01;35:*.xpm=01;35:*.tif=01;35:*.tiff=01;35:*.png=01;35:*.mov=01;35:*.mpg=01;35:*.mpeg=01;35:*.avi=01;35:*.fli=01;35:*.gl=01;35:*.dl=01;35:*.xcf=01;35:*.xwd=01;35:*.ogg=01;35:*.mp3=01;35:*.wav=01;35:'
# `cat` with beautiful colors. requires Pygments installed.
# sudo easy_install Pygments
alias c='pygmentize -O style=monokai -f console256 -g'
# Undo a `git push`
alias undopush="git push -f origin HEAD^:master"
# git root
alias gr='[ ! -z `git rev-parse --show-cdup` ] && cd `git rev-parse --show-cdup || pwd`'
# IP addresses
alias ip="dig +short"
alias localip="ipconfig getifaddr en1"
alias ips="ifconfig -a | perl -nle'/(\d+\.\d+\.\d+\.\d+)/ && print $1'"
# Enhanced WHOIS lookups
alias whois="whois -h"
# Flush Directory Service cache
alias flush="dscacheutil -flushcache"
# npm
alias npmp="sudo npm publish"
alias npma="sudo npm adduser"
alias npmi="sudo npm install"
alias npmg="sudo npm install -g"
alias npmu="sudo npm update"
alias npmr="sudo npm uninstall"
alias npmrg="sudo npm uninstall -g"
# View HTTP traffic
alias sniff="sudo ngrep -d 'en1' -t '^(GET|POST) ' 'tcp and port 80'"
alias httpdump="sudo tcpdump -i en1 -n -s 0 -w - | grep -a -o -E \"Host\: .*|GET \/.*\""
# Canonical hex dump; some systems have this symlinked
type -t hd > /dev/null || alias hd="hexdump -C"
# OS X has no `md5sum`, so use `md5` as a fallback
type -t md5sum > /dev/null || alias md5sum="md5"
# Trim new lines and copy to clipboard
alias c="tr -d '\n' | pbcopy"
# Recursively delete `.DS_Store` files
alias cleanup="find . -name '*.DS_Store' -type f -ls -delete"
# Shortcuts
alias g="git"
alias v="vim"
# File size
alias fs="stat -f \"%z bytes\""
# ROT13-encode text. Works for decoding, too! ;)
alias rot13='tr a-zA-Z n-za-mN-ZA-M'
# Empty the Trash on all mounted volumes and the main HDD
# Also, clear Apple’s System Logs to improve shell startup speed
alias emptytrash="sudo rm -rfv /Volumes/*/.Trashes; sudo rm -rfv ~/.Trash; sudo rm -rfv /private/var/log/asl/*.asl"
# Hide/show all desktop icons (useful when presenting)
alias hidedesktop="defaults write CreateDesktop -bool false && killall Finder"
alias showdesktop="defaults write CreateDesktop -bool true && killall Finder"
# Run DropboxUploader if you have it installed
alias dropbox="~/code/Dropbox-Uploader/ $1"
# Merge PDF files
# Usage: `mergepdf -o output.pdf input{1,2,3}.pdf`
alias mergepdf='/System/Library/Automator/Combine\ PDF\ Pages.action/Contents/Resources/'
# Disable Spotlight
alias spotoff="sudo mdutil -a -i off"
# Enable Spotlight
alias spoton="sudo mdutil -a -i on"
# PlistBuddy alias, because sometimes `defaults` just doesn’t cut it
alias plistbuddy="/usr/libexec/PlistBuddy"
# One of @janmoesen’s ProTip™s
alias "$method"="lwp-request -m '$method'"
# Make Grunt print stack traces by default
command -v grunt > /dev/null && alias grunt="grunt --stack"
# Kill all the tabs in Chrome to free up memory
# [C] explained:
alias chromekill="ps ux | grep '[C]hrome Helper --type=renderer' | grep -v extension-process | tr -s ' ' | cut -d ' ' -f2 | xargs kill"
# Stuff I never really use but cannot delete either because of
alias stfu="osascript -e 'set volume output muted true'"
alias pumpitup="osascript -e 'set volume 10'"
alias hax="growlnotify -a 'Activity Monitor' 'System error' -m 'WTF R U DOIN'"
# Faster npm for europeans
command -v npm > /dev/null && alias npme="npm --registry"
# npm offline
# install npm dependencies from cache
alias npmo="sudo npm install --cache-min 999999999"
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