Ubuntu Server tips fortune?

Nick Barcet nick.barcet at canonical.com
Wed Jun 24 06:57:05 UTC 2009


On 06/23/2009 07:11 PM, Jean Daniel wrote:
> I propose:
> 
> """The etckeeper package allows you to save all the changes you make
> to /etc thanks to
> a bazaar repository. Quite useful to track and revert changes."""
> 
> Or shorter:
> 
> """The etckeeper package allows to save the changes made to /etc.
> Quite useful to track and revert changes."""
> 
> Also, I propose the classic Bash tips:
> 
> Bash
> ----
> Browse the command line history with Ctrl-R and then type a few
> characters that you know are part of the command you are looking for.
> 
> Edit the command line with cut and paste. ctrl-k for cut, and ctrl-y for paste.
> 
> Reach the end-of-line and beginning of line with Ctrl-e and ctrl-a.

Thanks for these.  I have updated the wiki page accordingly and added a
few extra.

Note to Alan Pope: Thanks for your funny safety one, but I had to remove
it, sorry. :p

Nick

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