How do I set
ls so that when I type
ls it actually runs
This Sounds minor but I'm trying to save keystrokes wherever I can. This is on Ubuntu 10.10.
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Look up the alias command.
If you want this to "stick" add it to your
You can use the
You can either type this out in a shell session, or you can put it in a file to be sourced, a good one would be
The normal pattern is to have
In Ubuntu 10 it is already done.
Here is an extract from the default
Note: changing the meaning of an existing command is considered dangerous, e.g.,