Make alias pemanent fast

PERMA () { echo "[email protected]" >> ~/.bashrc; }
Simple function to permanently add an alias to your profile. Tested on bash and Ksh, bash version above. Here is the ksh version: PERMA () { print "[email protected]" >> ~/.profile; } Sample usage: PERMA alias la='ls -a'

By: zlemini
2009-09-28 16:03:24

What Others Think

Many Linux distros' ~/.bashrc files are configured to look for ~/.bash_aliases. to check yours, run: grep aliases .bashrc If you see something like this: if [ -f ~/.bash_aliases ]; then . ~/.bash_aliases Then all you need to do to save aliases is: alias > ~/.bash_aliases
unixmonkey3987 · 590 weeks and 3 days ago
alias >> ~/.bash_aliases So as to keep any existing aliases.
DaveQB · 590 weeks and 2 days ago
I don't care what others think, to be honest. I only care what I think, and what I can include in my best writing services reviews right now. If I can learn how to write these reviews right, it would be great for me.
WalkerNolan · 22 weeks ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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