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Copy paste contents quickly and save as a file

Terminal - Copy paste contents quickly and save as a file
cat > file_name
2012-03-27 11:38:09
Functions: cat
Copy paste contents quickly and save as a file

Write script or commands in notepad/Editplus/MS word etc, copy the contents, type the above command and click on enter now, paste by right click-ing the mouse. Entire contents in the clip-board gets pasted now again click on Enter to go to new line/next line. Press Ctrl+D to close/save the file. Not always required to vi to create a new file.


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Terminal - Alternatives

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You can append to the filename as

cat >> file_name

Comment by jopython 191 weeks and 4 days ago

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