[OT] Josh's secret

Thomas S Hatch thatch45 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 13:01:20 MDT 2012


I only learned a few years ago about CTRL-\ that's awesome sauce

On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 12:59 PM, justin <justin at justinhileman.info> wrote:

> 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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