Move Quickly on a Long Command Line

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@rossijonas posted on twitter:

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Move quickly on a long command line using:

Ctrl r

<type to find>


#shell #cli #bash #zsh

  • Original post on twitter
  • Zsh: history-incremental-search-backward (man zshzle)
  • Bash: reverse-search-history (man bash)
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