The Semicolon Want to run more than one command on a single line? Use the semicolon between them. $ pwd /tmp $ pwd ; cd ~ ; echo "Success!" ; pwd /tmp Success! /home/reegen $ pwd /home/reegen Why might you want to do that? Do lots of commands via history Loops / scripts / etc
Copyright 2005, Bri Hatch of Onsight, Inc.
Presented at LFNW - LinuxFest Northwest, Bellingham, Washington, Apr 2005
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