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How to start bash and immediately “type” command into it?
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how to speed up my .bash_history commands
Problem : I use my .bash_history all the time using ctrl-R to find complex commands I figured out in the […]
Copy all users’ .bash_history in one go
Problem : Is it possible to use cp to copy every user’s .bash_history file into the same folder (with the […]
Record all commands
Problem : I am learning ruby and following tutorials in a book. I want to record all the commands i […]
(reverse-i-search) in Bash
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Linux utility to add a command line history buffer to any executable that gets input from STDIN?
Problem : A long time I was working on a Linux setup that had a great utility to add a […]
Windows Command Prompt: How to change the size of command history window?
Problem : Pressing F7 in the Windows command prompt window displays a console window with the command history (list of […]
Command history for user never using interactive shell
Problem : Can I view the history of a non-interactive user, for example, httpd? Hopefully, the answer is not specific […]
How to set history length for msys?
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