Insert the last argument of the previous command

<ESC> .

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By: wincus
2010-01-22 14:27:44

11 Alternatives + Submit Alt

What Others Think

in bash you could also use " ALT ."
new_user · 459 weeks and 6 days ago
Works in zsh as well.
0x89 · 459 weeks and 5 days ago
Awesome... This command is working fine :)
svnlabs · 459 weeks and 4 days ago
it doesn't work in my tcsh. But !$ works
Charon · 458 weeks and 1 day ago
In Ubuntu ALT . doesnt work!
mdelatorre · 458 weeks and 1 day ago
This is not about distribution, but related to the shell you are using. Hold down ALT and then click dot. If you use ESC you do not have to hold it.
RanyAlbeg · 456 weeks and 2 days ago

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