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Re: [SLUG] useful bash tricks thread
- To: Amos Shapira <amos.shapira@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] useful bash tricks thread
- From: Rick Welykochy <rick@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 09 Feb 2009 19:29:32 +1100
- Cc: slug <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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Amos Shapira wrote:
Yes but what if you (or someone else sharing the root account) got it
into history by accident?
If I realise that sensitive info made it into the history file,
I remove it by editing .bash_history
You may have to futz around closing that shell and opening a new
one and ensure the info is really gone.
Rick Welykochy || Praxis Services
If you have any trouble sounding condescending, find a Unix user to show
you how it's done.
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