linux howtos: Howto Get Round the bash Prompt Fast
Mar 13, 2007, 06:45 (1 Talkback[s])
[ Thanks to dmbkiwi
for this link. ]
"When using the terminal, there are a lot of tricks and
shortcuts that can make using the terminal much more efficient and
pleasurable. I'll list here some of the key ones that I use.
"Often in a terminal, you end up repeating the same commands
from time to time. There is a program that records each command you
type into a terminal called history. However, typing history and
then searching for a command is slow and tedious, and the
antithesis of what this howto is about. For searching through
recent commands, you can use the up arrow..."