[OT] Josh's secret
lloyd_brown at byu.edu
Fri Jul 13 14:05:29 MDT 2012
It's okay. It took me a long time to realize that this:
cat filename | less
Could be shortened to this:
My other two favorite cli shortcuts:
Ctrl-D (on a blank line) - closes a terminal
Ctrl-L - clears the terminal screen
It's the little things that bug you, at least when you find out there is
a better way, and you've wasted all that time.
Fulton Supercomputing Lab
Brigham Young University
On 07/13/2012 12:15 PM, AJ ONeal 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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