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Go to the last directory invoked on command line

Terminal - Go to the last directory invoked on command line
cd !$
2009-05-08 09:48:14
Functions: cd
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Go to the last directory invoked on command line

During this operation :

# mv Joomla_1.5.10-Stable-Full_Package.zip /var/www/joomla/

I invoke /var/www/joomla/ as last command argument. To change in this directory I can use

# cd !$

So I go to

hob:/var/www/joomla#

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Usually I press M-. to recall the last argument of last command.

Comment by jxy 314 weeks and 6 days ago

Hitting escape then underscore works too

Comment by rhythmx 314 weeks and 6 days ago

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