Clear the terminal screen


2009-03-18 17:38:49

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also: tput clear
mpb · 669 weeks and 6 days ago
@mpb: Command "clear" alone does the same. @mrttlemonde: I actually found this one by mistake today. Good shortcut since I was a "clear" addict.
skinp · 669 weeks and 6 days ago
It's the little things. :)
Williebee · 669 weeks and 6 days ago
Nice :)
Alanceil · 669 weeks and 6 days ago
This is great, if you have the emacs keyboard shortcuts enabled for your shell. If you have the vi keyboard shortcuts, this won't work.
atoponce · 669 weeks and 5 days ago
For OS-X ctrl + l it is not really clean screen, it just move log up out current screen so you still able to scroll it. When you press command + k it really clear console. As I know Linuxes behave similar, you should find right shortcut.
ab · 600 weeks and 4 days ago
phoenix24 · 580 weeks and 4 days ago
It is useful when you typing a command and you want to clear!:)
light13 · 579 weeks and 2 days ago
in vi/vim, ctrl-l will redraw your current screen. Useful if your session gets garbled by output from another process - or in a console session.
billyray · 308 weeks ago
scream, or enjoy the cicadas flap its wings when you bring the cool wind; when passing Hasuike also puffed breath goods products that Lotus aroma; hours because ignorance has been poked hornet's nest and stung his face was bruised. Dig once, because "small insects" (Sparrow) and took out a "snake" (Snake) scared to fall from the wall. Fortunately, nothing serious. Leisure time, will collect some cigarette paper folded triangle, and partners to play; (the triangle on the ground and put his hand on the ground quick photo shoot the other side of the triangle is the triangle that turned their a); and also than own older brother and sister were led to a wide flat on the grass or doing "of chicken" or "kill the lamb" of the game, before the election when one eagle, then tall in front when hens , when the rest of the chicken, the eagle chasing shot at the back of the chick, hen with open arms to protect chickens, smart dodge to keep eagle patting. Or a dozen people sitting in a circle, do a do Diushou Juan game: the hands of only one person to take the handkerchief out of his mouth in a circle singing Diushou Juan songs, danced around the circle turning quietly throw the handkerchief in the back of a person. Then run around in circles. If you have a lap behind the handkerchief patting, this people have not found the person you want to give a performance for everyone; a joke, sing songs, or back poem. Then began Diushou Juan by him or her. If this is discovered immediately took the handkerchief catch Diushou Juan people, that Diushou Juan will continue to lose, someone who can back into place; catch, and throw this man who has sat on the bit when this man will be punished performances. We will play along with a dozen "Stars over the month child" or "cat drilled 72 holes" game. (Read the article Network: I remember one summer, that the acquisition of medicinal city recovered cicada skin (medical term called cicada), catty two five. So every day, together with my brothers holding bamboo, Dianzhe plastic bags, and from the village in the woods to find a tree cicada skin, after the end of the summer, we harvest relatively big, full harvest four pounds, to buy ten dollars. The next summer we look for a summer, more than the first year looking for even more, I did not expect there to happily after being told not recovered. Cicada got hard skin, back at home after shuffling, and
zyf543 · 301 weeks and 4 days ago
Thank you. Very useful. Professional Redding Handyman services
mark21 · 9 weeks and 5 days ago
seofox · 8 weeks and 4 days ago

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