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2011-03-12 - Confoo 2011 presentation
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Comment current line

Terminal - Comment current line
<ESC> #
2011-09-13 17:01:44
User: ioggstream
Comment current line

This should work with different locales. Another post reports


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Terminal - Alternatives

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Home gets you to the start of the line.

Comment by RanyAlbeg 187 weeks and 3 days ago

I use this all the time. It's handy when you're typing in a long command and you need to go check something. You can do it anywhere on the line, and it inserts the comment and saves the command in your history. You can then go do whatever you're going to do then come back and complete your command.

Comment by splante 187 weeks and 1 day ago

Which shell is this for? Does not work in /bin/sh, /bin/dash, /bin/tcsh nor /bin/zsh

Comment by Mozai 187 weeks ago

bash: bourne again!

Comment by ioggstream 181 weeks and 2 days ago

Work fine in ksh : )

Comment by Oxyaxion 180 weeks ago

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