make a log of a terminal session

script
Creates a log of a session in a file called typescript. Or specify the file with: script filename Exit the session with control-d.

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By: chrisdrew
2009-02-09 22:38:56

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mkc · 488 weeks and 1 day ago
This is my favorite command so far this week. Thanks mkc
Williebee · 488 weeks and 1 day ago
It doesn't work for me. I get jest a file with date, nothing else.
gogiel · 488 weeks ago
gogiel Have you tried clearing your screen "clear" between tries? after running cat on output file screen looks the same. and don't forget ctrl-D to stop script.
Williebee · 488 weeks ago

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