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The Most-Used Commands

Tip: For a list of particularly interesting Yubnub commands, check out Yubnub Golden Eggs. Also see the Most-Used Commands.
Tip: You can search the descriptions by typing "ls [word or phrase]". For example, to search for all commands about music, type "ls music".

clhs (Golden Egg)
Looks up a symbol in the Common Lisp Hyper Spec.
4780 uses - Created 2005-06-13 19:21:45 - Last used 2015-08-26 04:41:34 - Description - http://www.xach.com/clhs?q=%s

alc
Japanese <==> English Dictionary Search. Works like "SPA", but allows for both Japanese and English to be translated.
4771 uses - Created 2008-05-23 01:28:41 - Last used 2015-08-27 16:58:56 - Nominate - Description - http://eow.alc.co.jp/%s/UTF-8/?reg=sa

fr2en
French dictionary Translates argument from French to English ========== Old implementation: http://translate.google.com/translate_t#fr|en|%s
4758 uses - Created 2005-07-19 11:29:08 - Last used 2015-08-12 15:21:48 - Nominate - Description - http://fr.wordreference.com/fr/en/translation.asp?fren=%s&v=b

utube
NAME utube - shortcut to youtube SYNOPSIS utube [VIDEO_SEARCH_TERM] EXAMPLES utube bruce sterling utube star wars
4748 uses - Created 2006-04-08 04:00:12 - Last used 2015-07-30 12:24:24 - Nominate - Description - youtube %s

espn

4740 uses - Created 2005-06-14 05:18:37 - Last used 2015-08-15 08:34:19 - Nominate - Description - http://search.espn.go.com/%s

vim
Searches the vim.org documentation for tips, scripts, and docs.
4736 uses - Created 2005-07-09 05:56:16 - Last used 2015-08-15 06:30:46 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Avim.org+%s

wunder (Golden Egg)
Look up weather on The Weather Underground. usage: wunder {city|state|zip|airport code|country} examples: wunder Philadelphia wunder MI wunder 90210 wunder ORF wunder Belgium
4713 uses - Created 2005-06-07 20:31:55 - Last used 2015-08-29 10:20:00 - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%s

gimso
Google images with SafeSearch turned off as default
4695 uses - Created 2007-06-24 16:24:32 - Last used 2015-08-29 08:30:15 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s &safe=off

ssg
Scroogle secure search for German websites.
4670 uses - Created 2008-02-18 16:45:26 - Last used 2014-06-11 20:00:54 - Nominate - Description - https://ssl.scroogle.org/cgi-bin/nbbwssl.cgi?Gw=%s&l=de&n=1

slang (Golden Egg)
Check urban dictionary what this slang means.
4653 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:27:32 - Last used 2015-08-10 07:56:05 - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%s&r=f

ddgo
Search the web with Duck Duck Go, the privacy-focused search engine.
4648 uses - Created 2010-05-22 05:33:43 - Last used 2015-08-25 10:46:57 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

clu
Clusty, searches multiply search engines including google,yahoo etc.
4647 uses - Created 2006-02-27 08:11:01 - Last used 2012-07-04 01:34:29 - Nominate - Description - http://clusty.com/search?query=%s

torrent

4625 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:31:43 - Last used 2015-08-29 09:02:02 - Nominate - Description - http://search.bittorrent.com/search.jsp?query=%s

spllw
SYNOPSIS spllw [word(s) to check spelling] -engine [localized Google version to use in spell checking, optional, defaults to Google English] EXAMPLE spllw cmbodia results: cambodia spllw monica beluci returns: monica bellucci spllw internatioal aids confrence returns: international aids conference spllw sucche -engine gde results: suche (Because spelling "suche" --search in German-- as "sucche" is a common mistake of German speakers. Note that Google English wouldn't see this is a misspelling) …
4598 uses - Created 2006-01-31 07:20:44 - Last used 2013-04-30 04:34:17 - Nominate - Description - sp2 -new {sp1 %s -engine ${engine}} -orig %s[no url encoding]

wayback
alias to the command "arch" wayback is easier to remember, just like other commands netcraft, alexa or whois
4589 uses - Created 2005-12-24 03:27:00 - Last used 2015-08-27 22:40:52 - Nominate - Description - http://web.archive.org/web/*/%s[no url encoding]

gup
SYNOPSIS gup [keywords] EXAMPLE gup YubNub Performs a Google search (UnPersonalized) using the given keywords.
4585 uses - Created 2009-02-11 02:51:46 - Last used 2014-05-21 04:52:31 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&pws=0

nakedgirls
Just type nakedgirls to see......naked girls!!!!! Links to The Hun.
4582 uses - Created 2006-04-21 06:13:26 - Last used 2014-08-18 11:26:19 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thehun.com

leosp
This command searches for the given word in the Leo German-Spanish Dictionary.
4582 uses - Created 2006-06-15 06:54:24 - Last used 2015-08-27 23:33:41 - Nominate - Description - http://dict.leo.org/esde?search=%s

twv
Twitch TV! Takes you directly to the main page. Alternatively you can enter a channel name and it will take you directly there. (i.e. "twv dummyname" will take you to http://www.twitch.tv/dummyname.
4581 uses - Created 2012-03-12 03:44:55 - Last used 2015-08-28 04:12:23 - Nominate - Description - http://www.twitch.tv/%s

afs
SYNOPSIS afs [search term] EXAMPLE afs pacman Searches bbs.archlinux.org for the given search term. Returns the results in topic format.
4552 uses - Created 2007-06-27 10:05:29 - Last used 2015-08-13 06:22:55 - Nominate - Description - http://bbs.archlinux.org/search.php?action=search&keywords=%s&author=&forum=-1&search_in=all&sort_by=0&sort_dir=DESC&show_as=topics&search=Submit

gisr
Preforms a search using Google Israel.
4542 uses - Created 2006-07-04 10:49:35 - Last used 2010-09-08 20:04:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.il/search?q=%s

DA (Golden Egg)
Searches www.deviantart.com ---------- Old implementation: http://search.deviantart.com/?q=%s
4510 uses - Created 2005-06-09 19:36:06 - Last used 2015-08-07 03:03:23 - Description - http://www.deviantart.com/browse/all/?q=%s

rdoc
Class search of rubydoc. usage: rdoc [class] ---------- Old implementation: http://www.ruby-doc.org/core/classes/%s.html
4488 uses - Created 2005-07-03 05:07:24 - Last used 2015-03-02 12:48:22 - Nominate - Description - http://google.com/search?q=site:ruby-doc.org+%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

cmd2setup (Golden Egg)
NAME cmd2setup - Store page-scraping RegExps for use with cmd2* functions SYNOPSIS cmd2setup [COMMAND NAME] -set [REGEXP] EXAMPLES cmd2setup g returns the RegExp for scraping results of command 'g' cmd2setup g -set /<p class=g>[^\f]*?<\/nobr>/ set the RegExp for command 'g' NOTES The regular expressions used here must be enclosed in a proper // pair whose contents are RegExp-safe (ie /'s escaped out as \/) AUTHOR Stephen Paul Weber http://singpolyma-tech.blogspot.com/
4465 uses - Created 2006-05-01 10:57:18 - Last used 2013-05-24 05:56:59 - Description - var 71259E88-D8E7-11DA-B8F0-2840ABF316DD:%s -set ${set=do not set : tes ton od}

6
takes you to the myspace login page
4450 uses - Created 2005-06-26 19:27:42 - Last used 2015-08-11 03:49:21 - Nominate - Description - http://myspace.com

bahn
Search for the next available train connection of the "Deutsche Bahn" (Germany) and other train/bus connections which are listed in their system (quite a lot of local train/bus servies are there). USAGE bahn -from <start> -to <destination> EXAMPLE bahn -from Köln Hbf -to Berlin Hbf Bietet eine Suche nach Zugverbindungen des Angebots der "Deutschen Bahn" an. Dazu gehören auch ein paar Busse und Verbindungen ins Ausland. Benutzung: bahn -von|-from Von wo aus Sie fahren (Pflicht) -nach|-to Woh…
4447 uses - Created 2005-06-15 15:23:25 - Last used 2013-05-24 07:57:08 - Nominate - Description - http://reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/d?S=${von=${from}[no url encoding]}&Z=${nach=${to}[no url encoding]}&start=1{ifthen (x${ab=${abfahrt}[no url encoding]}<>x) &REQ0JourneyTime=${ab=${abfahrt}[no url encoding]},}{ifthen (x${bis=${an=${ankunft}[no url encoding]}[no url encoding]}<>x) &REQ0JourneyTime=${bis=${an=${ankunft}[no url encoding]}[no url encoding]}&REQ0HafasSearchForw=0,}{ifthen (x${am}<>x) &REQ0JourneyDate=${am},}{ifthen (x${zab=${zabfahrt}[no url encoding]}<>x) &REQ1JourneyTime=${zab=${zabfahrt}[no url encoding]},}{ifthen (x${zan=${zankunft}[no url encoding]}<>x) &REQ1JourneyTime=${zan=${zankunft}[no url encoding]}&REQ1HafasSearchForw=0,}{ifthen (x${zam}<>x) &REQ1JourneyDate=${zam},}&REQ0Tariff_Class=${in=${klasse=${class=2}[no url encoding]}[no url encoding]}{ifthen ({lcase ${im=${zug}[no url encoding]}}==ice) &REQ0JourneyProduct_prod_list=1:1111111111000000,}{ifthen ({lcase ${im=${zug}[no url encoding]}}==ic) &REQ0JourneyProduct_prod_list=1:0111111111000000,}{ifthen ({lcase ${im=${zug}[no url encoding]}}==reg) &REQ0JourneyProduct_prod_list=1:0011111111000000,}{ifthen ({lcase ${im=${zug}[no url encoding]}}==nah) &REQ0JourneyProduct_prod_list=1:0001111111000000,}{ifthen (${habe=${bahncard}[no url encoding]}==25.1) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerReductionClass.1=1}{ifthen (${habe=${bahncard}[no url encoding]}==25) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerReductionClass.1=2}{ifthen (${habe=${bahncard}[no url encoding]}==50.1) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerReductionClass.1=3}{ifthen (${habe=${bahncard}[no url encoding]}==50) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerReductionClass.1=4}{ifthen ({lcase ${bin}}==kind) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerType.1=K,{ifthen ({lcase ${bin}}==erwachsen) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerType.1=E,}{ifthen (${bin=${alter}[no url encoding]}<14) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerAge.1=${bin=${alter}[no url encoding]}&REQ0Tariff_TravellerType.1=K,{ifthen (${bin=${alter}[no url encoding]}<200) &REQ0Tariff_TravellerAge.1=${bin=${alter}[no url encoding]}&REQ0Tariff_TravellerType.1=E,}}}

sma (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS sma [artist name] EXAMPLE sma radio head Searches songmeanings.net using the given artist. Searches artists only. ---------- Old implementation: http://www.songmeanings.net/query.php?action=artists&query=%s
4446 uses - Created 2005-06-09 22:25:04 - Last used 2015-08-18 06:22:39 - Description - http://www.songmeanings.net/query/?q=%s&type=artists

upk (Golden Egg)
Search ubuntu packages in all releases ========== Old implementation: http://packages.ubuntu.com/cgi-bin/search_packages.pl?keywords=%s&searchon=names&subword=1&version=all&release=all
4438 uses - Created 2006-10-22 16:14:42 - Last used 2015-07-14 14:14:47 - Description - http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=%s

googs
googs = google SECURE. search via https.
4438 uses - Created 2010-05-25 12:19:02 - Last used 2015-08-29 22:32:51 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&q=%s

leofr
Deutsch-Französisch Wörterbuch von leo.org
4426 uses - Created 2006-01-24 12:44:12 - Last used 2015-08-28 15:13:10 - Nominate - Description - http://dict.leo.org/?lp=frde&search=%s

oid
looking for Order-NumberID inside the IS.OrderQueue Tracker
4398 uses - Created 2008-06-12 06:59:12 - Last used 2014-12-23 06:45:49 - Nominate - Description - https://ordertracker.is-asp.com/edit/index.html?iId=%s

tineye
TinEye image search
4396 uses - Created 2009-03-10 16:25:31 - Last used 2015-08-29 02:29:48 - Nominate - Description - http://tineye.com/search?pluginver=bookmark_1.0&url=%s

oots
Order of the Stick. Use this command to view "The Order of the Stick", a web comic written by Rich Burlew. To see the current strip, enter the command with no arguments. Example: oots To see a specific strip, enter the strip number Example: oots 53
4372 uses - Created 2005-09-28 18:49:23 - Last used 2015-08-28 11:27:34 - Nominate - Description - http://giantitp.com/cgi-bin/GiantITP/ootscript?SK=%s

gq
Google phrase search: wraps quotes around your search terms. Especially handy with FastYub.
4361 uses - Created 2006-02-02 15:29:05 - Last used 2015-08-26 03:38:04 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%22%s%22

pg
SYNOPSIS pg [query] EXAMPLE pg motherboards Search pricegrabber.com and get your haul on the cheap!
4346 uses - Created 2005-06-22 21:31:13 - Last used 2015-07-31 10:19:47 - Nominate - Description - http://www.pricegrabber.com/search.php?form_keyword=%s

ghde
Geizhals Germany. Searches for prices for the given product on Geizhals Germany. (www.geizhals.at/deutschland)
4346 uses - Created 2007-02-03 09:25:39 - Last used 2015-01-14 06:04:38 - Nominate - Description - http://geizhals.at/deutschland/?fs=%s

ug (Golden Egg)
Ultimate Guitar - good site for guitar tabs ---------- Old implementation: http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/search.php?s=%s
4332 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:32:30 - Last used 2015-08-29 21:31:26 - Description - http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/search.php?value=%s&search_type=title

thesaurus
Looks up a word in the Merriam-Webster online thesaurus. ---------- Old implementation: http://www.webster.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Thesaurus&va=%s
4321 uses - Created 2005-06-17 13:05:03 - Last used 2015-08-26 12:17:47 - Nominate - Description - http://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/%s

ade
amazon.de search German amazon.de Suche Deutsch
4308 uses - Created 2008-02-22 19:28:25 - Last used 2015-08-30 02:29:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/s?ie=UTF8&Los.x=0&keywords=%s&index=blended&Los.y=0&link%5Fcode=qs&tag-id=djkernelshomepag

nhw
NetHack Wikia: A useful resource to nethack newbies like myself. If an article of name %s exists, go directly to it. Otherwise, return the search results. See also: whack (always shows the results page)
4281 uses - Created 2010-02-12 12:06:27 - Last used 2014-08-15 02:39:26 - Nominate - Description - http://nethackwiki.com/wiki/Special:Search?search=%s&go=Go

ppa
Search user-contributed software packages published in any Ubuntu PPA. Personal Package Archives (PPA) allow you to upload Ubuntu source packages to be built and published as an apt repository by Launchpad. You can find out more about PPAs and how to use them in our quick-start guide.
4270 uses - Created 2008-08-14 14:24:46 - Last used 2015-08-29 16:59:59 - Nominate - Description - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+ppas?name_filter=%s

tr2
NAME tr2 - Translates any language -text or URL- to your language SYNOPSIS tr2 [TEXT or URL] EXAMPLES tr2 Comment allez vous? tr2 ¿Cuál es su nombre tr2 &#12362;&#20803;&#27671;&#12391;&#12377;&#12363; tr2 http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micro-onde tr2 http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dichte Translates text or URL from any language autodectected by Google to the language you normally use with Google translate NOTES If no language parameters are entered for the output language, Google automatically c…
4261 uses - Created 2009-08-01 14:53:44 - Last used 2015-08-27 09:08:16 - Nominate - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t?text=%s&sl=auto{ifThen -value1 %s -value2 -test NOTEQUAL -then http://translate.google.com/translate?u=%s

splith (Golden Egg)
NAME splith - displays several webpages on a single screen, arranged horizontally SYNOPSIS splith [URL] [URL] [URL] ... EXAMPLE splith http://google.com http://yahoo.com http://answers.com splith {url g porsche} {url y porsche} {url a porsche} AUTHOR Jonathan Aquino <jonathan.aquino@gmail.com>
4254 uses - Created 2005-07-22 03:48:33 - Last used 2015-04-16 08:01:30 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/split?type=h&urls=%s

xing

4234 uses - Created 2006-12-11 17:59:23 - Last used 2015-08-28 04:29:47 - Nominate - Description - https://www.xing.com/app/search?op=universal&universal=%s

я
Яndex Найдётся всё. Пример: я где раки зимуют?
4227 uses - Created 2006-07-24 21:35:29 - Last used 2013-02-12 21:45:34 - Nominate - Description - http://{eop www.yandex.ru/yandsearch?rpt=rad&text=@%s@ -else ya.ru}

randwd
NAME randwd - display a random word SYNOPSIS randwd (No arguments) Scrapes www.zokutou.co.uk/randomword EXAMPLE randwd AUTHOR Sean O'Hagan ---------- Old implementation: scrape -tokens inspiration </h4 > -dirs 0 0 1 -url http://www.zokutou.co.uk/randomword/
4204 uses - Created 2005-08-04 02:28:20 - Last used 2015-07-07 18:41:21 - Nominate - Description - scrape -tokens </h2 > -dirs 0 1 -url http://www.randomword.net

wkpd
Same function as wikis (http://yubnub.org/kernel/man?args=wikis), with the exception that spaces are automatically converted to underscores.
4181 uses - Created 2006-12-21 04:00:07 - Last used 2014-06-29 02:36:03 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

gmt (Golden Egg)
To find local time (and date) in a given location. E.g. gmt london
4180 uses - Created 2005-06-13 22:22:19 - Last used 2015-08-26 01:44:34 - Description - http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/results.html?query=%s

site2pdf (Golden Egg)
create pdf file of any webpage. for e.g. site2pdf http://oksoft.antville.org
4174 uses - Created 2008-08-08 06:27:12 - Last used 2015-08-28 05:52:59 - Description - http://savepageaspdf.pdfonline.com/pdfonline/pdfonline.asp?cURL=%s

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