bro pages are a highly readable supplement to man pages
bro pages show concise, common-case examples for Unix commands
If you type... $ bro curl
...then you get 2 entries for curl -- submit your own example with "bro add curl" # get the contents of a web page curl http://bropages.org bro thanks to upvote (2) bro ...no to downvote (0) ............................................... # send a header with curl curl --header "X-GirlsAreBrosToo: 1" www.bropages.org bro thanks 2 to upvote (1) bro ...no 2 to downvote (0)
adding an entry is easy with the bro CLI !
typing bro add cmd will launch your system editor, allowing you to submit an entry
The bro CLI is a Ruby Gem and can be installed as follows
bro is meant to work out of the box for any machine running Ruby 1.8.7+
we push code quite frequently, thus your bropages gem may get out of date occasionally. however, updating is easy, simply type:
bro sources its entries from the community, bropages.org hosts all the entries
Entries can be voted up or down, and the best entries are what people see first when they use the bro command line interface
For example, here are the top entries on bropages.org:
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