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September 30, 2008, 05:06

I don't understand the counting, so just compare the length:

ifconfig|grep Bc|cut -c21-31
ifconfig|perl -nE'/dr:(\S+)/&&say$1'

That looks like 28 characters for the simple version vs 36 (not 34) for the "winner".

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