[OT] Josh's secret

Gabriel Gunderson gabe at gundy.org
Tue Jul 17 11:25:21 MDT 2012


On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 12:15 PM, 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


What? The 'mv' command simply allows you to 'move' files?

I've been using dd and rm all this time!

dd if=old_name.txt of=new_name.txt
rm old_name.txt.

I can already see how this is going to be awesome!


Gabe


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