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Re: [SLUG] recursive tree log grep ?


On Mon, 23 May 2005 18:56:56 +1000, Rick Welykochy uttered
>    $ echo "This is fun!"
>    -bash: !": event not found
> 
Bash uses ! as a shell short-cut character. For example:
!! Execute previous command
!n Execute nth previous command
!string Execute previous command starting with string
!?string? Execute previous command containing string

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