List command line history with timestamp

October 16th, 2008 mysurface

History is a common command for shell to list out all the executed commands. It is very useful when it comes to investigation on what commands was executed that tear down the server. With the help of last command, you be able to track the login time of particular user as well as the the [...]

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what is your 10 common linux commands?

October 27th, 2007 mysurface

Dear command line ninjas, Mr CLI and keyboard pianist: What is your regular command you use? I am sure you must thinking of ls and cd. Yeah, they are common for every users, but how about the rest of them? I have construct a combos of commands to help you identify your top ten linux [...]

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Retrieve Back Command Been Enter

August 31st, 2006 liewsheng

Everytime you enter a command in shell. It will be store it a file for later use, so you can retrieve back the command later. History is use to show all the pass command you have enter in the shell, but history only shown a limited number which have been set in a configuration file: [...]

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