Various scripts in various languages.
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Thomas Preud'homme bfa3d78fca Fix ssl_mgmt after openssl -text output change 9 months ago
archivers [archivers] shellcheck 11 months ago
audio metaflac-field2field: minor improvements, shellcheck 11 months ago
backup [backup] shellcheck 11 months ago
bin Add file_utils/ 11 months ago
cluster [cluster] convert README to MarkDown 10 months ago
dddoc Add dddoc/ 10 months ago
debian [debian] fix grep_dd_sigs & shellcheck 11 months ago
email_account [email_account] Adapt to new mail config on adagio 6 years ago
file_utils [file_utils] fix python shebang & run prospector 11 months ago
git [git] shellcheck, minor changes 11 months ago
graphics [graphics] shellcheck bypass 11 months ago
misc Add misc/ 1 year ago
ssl_mgmt Fix ssl_mgmt after openssl -text output change 9 months ago
textproc [textproc] shellcheck 11 months ago
wifi [wifi] capture-sample: shellcheck & checkbashisms 11 months ago
.gitignore lz: tar.Z, short extensions, multiple files 9 years ago
Expat Add Expat license 7 years ago
GPL-3 lz: tar.Z, short extensions, multiple files 9 years ago README: list scripts of interest 10 months ago
WTFPL-2 lz: tar.Z, short extensions, multiple files 9 years ago

mcy’s scripts

This repository provides a bunch of scripts that may or may not be of interest for you. They are all free software, but we use various licenses; the license and copyright information of a script are given in the file’s header.

Most scripts are categorised into directories, but “bigger” projects are kept in their own directories. Each directory contains a README file with description and usage of each script it contains.

Scripts of interest

Here is a list of the main scripts that could be of interest to the general public:

  • The stuff in file_utils is quite useful in my opinion, especially mvparent (moves the contents of a directory up one level).
  • dddoc, to extract inline documentation from scripts.
  • audio/just-play-something, to play random albums on your MPD server; it is meant to be binded to a button on your music box.
  • graphics/apply-exif-orientation: the name speaks for itself, sometimes useful.
  • If you’re a Git user, the git directory could be of interest.
  • email_account, to manage email addresses in a Debian + Cyrus + Postfix environment.

How to use

For your convenience, the bin/ directory is maintained with symbolic links pointing to the scripts in the other directories, so that you can add it to your PATH and use the scripts easily. The file extensions (.sh, .pl, .py, etc.) are stripped. Only relevant scripts are linked, i.e. those that do not need to be customised in order to be usable, and that are not very specialised system administration scripts.

To use the bin/ directory, add something like that in your .bashrc, .zshrc or whatever file the shell you’re using will source: