[OT] Josh's secret

justin justin at justinhileman.info
Fri Jul 13 12:59:25 MDT 2012


Related: A while back I taught a former boss — who started his career
as a *nix sysadmin some 15+ years ago — that you can do the same thing
with symlinks:

    ln -s /path/to/something .
    ln -s /path/to/something ./something

:)

--j



On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 11:15 AM, AJ ONeal <coolaj86 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey guys, don't tell anyone but Josh has using linux he was 15 and he
> didn't know that you could do
>
>     mv some-file.ext ./new/path/
>
> instead of
>
>     mv some-file.ext ./new/path/some-file.ext
>
> But he's really sensitive about it, so don't tell anyone.
>
> "I wish it were smart enough to tab complete with the same name so that you
> didn't have to retype it"
>
> AJ ONeal
>
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