Execute multiple commands from history

!219 ; !229 ; !221
Assuming that 219,229 and 221 are entries in history, I recall them in a single line for execute multiple commands 219 ifdown wlan0 ... 221 ifup wlan0 ... 229 iwconfig wlan0 mode Managed so the result is execution of # ifdown wlan0 ; iwconfig wlan0 mode Managed ; ifup wlan0

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2009-05-07 20:51:36

What Others Think

You can attach them with && instead of ; if they are dependent on each other. i.e. cp foo bar && mv bar /etc/bar if the copy fails you can't do the move.
bunedoggle · 587 weeks ago
@bunedoggle: I know but for my purpose semicolon work
servermanaged · 587 weeks ago

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