During my day-to-day activities, I use the Bash shell a lot. My #1 policy is to optimize the most frequently used activities as much as possible, so Iâ€ve compiled these handy bash shortcuts and hints (tested in SecureCRT on Windows and Konsole on Linux). The article only touches on the default bash mode â€“ emacs, not vi. If you havenâ€t specifically assigned your shell mode to vi (set â€“o vi), youâ€re almost certainly using the emacs mode. Learn these and your shell productivity will skyrocket, I guarantee it.
Update #1: In response to a few people saying this list is too short and â€œ[he] could've added something to it, to atleast make it look longerâ€ (quote from one of Stumbleupon reviewers), I want to clarify something. I deliberately did not include …[Read more]