Command Line Basics: Create Custom Commands with Alias

May 30, 2009 by · 2 Comments
Filed under: bash, command line, HowTo, linux 

In today's Command Line Basics we'll create some customized commands with alias. You can think of alias as a sort of command line shortcut. Odds are, your system already has a few aliases defined by default. If you enter the command by it's self, without an argument, it will tell you what aliases already exist on your system. Open a terminal window and give it a try. Read more