GCG unix - up-arrow in history function????

Jack Kramer kramer at news.miami.edu
Tue Dec 15 18:36:55 EST 1992


In article <14DEC199206240630 at aardvark.ucs.uoknor.edu> broe at aardvark.ucs.uoknor.edu (Bruce Roe) writes:
>	The command !-1 on SunOS v1.1.1 is equivalant to the up arrow
>on a VMS system.  I have absolutely no idea where this is documented.
>If you type the word history, then you will see a listing of previous
>commands issued and say you want to type command number 5 on the list,
>then type !-5.  
>Just another one of those intuitive SunOS or Unix features ;-)
>Cheers......bruce
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Try "man csh" and read the History section.

jack




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