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bortzmeyer / gist:1284249
Created October 13, 2011 13:42
The only simple way to do SSH in Python today is to use subprocess + OpenSSH...
# All SSH libraries for Python are junk (2011-10-13).
# Too low-level (libssh2), too buggy (paramiko), too complicated
# (both), too poor in features (no use of the agent, for instance)
# Here is the right solution today:
import subprocess
import sys
Hellowlol / whatthefork
Last active November 21, 2022 07:55
Check all forked branches if they are ahead of master/self open in browser
#!/usr/bin/env python
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
Dirty script to check if any forks in ahead of master and open that branch commitlist
Warning: Uses alot of api calls
import requests
from requests.auth import HTTPBasicAuth
DmitrySoshnikov / Recursive-descent-backtracking.js
Last active January 3, 2024 17:15
Recursive descent parser with simple backtracking
* = Recursive descent parser =
* MIT Style License
* By Dmitry Soshnikov <>
* In this short lecture we'll cover the basic (non-predictive, backtracking)
* recursive descent parsing algorithm.
* Recursive descent is an LL parser: scan from left to right, doing
kristopolous / hn_seach.js
Last active July 24, 2023 04:12
hn job query search
// Usage:
// Copy and paste all of this into a debug console window of the "Who is Hiring?" comment thread
// then use as follows:
// query(term | [term, term, ...], term | [term, term, ...], ...)
// When arguments are in an array then that means an "or" and when they are seperate that means "and"
// Term is of the format:
// ((-)text/RegExp) ( '-' means negation )
nepsilon /
Last active June 3, 2024 05:05
Remember passphrases with ssh-agent — First published in issue #31

How to use ssh-agent to cache your SSH credentials?

Contributed by Fabien Loudet, Linux SysAdmin at Rosetta Stone

Tired of always having to enter your SSH key passphrase when logging in to remote machines? Here comes ssh-agent. Enter the passphrase once and it will keep it in memory for you

Using ssh-agent in your shell session:

awesomebytes /
Last active June 4, 2024 14:34
How to create a simple debian repository with minimal dependences

Simple debian repository

How to have a simple debian repository to offer your packages.


You probably have them already installed

  • Python (I used 2.7).
  • dpkg-scanpackages: sudo apt-get install dpkg-dev
  • gzip: sudo apt-get install gzip