Archive for the ‘Tip’ category

Searching in previously typed commands in linux command line

August 15, 2007

CTRL-R: reverse search in command history.

CTRL-S: forward search in command history.

To search for the next occurrence just press the appropriate key combination again.

SQLPLus on Linux – get UP, DOWN, LEFT, RIGHT and other keys working

July 25, 2007

sudo apt-get install rlfe

Adding the following line to ~/.bashrc
alias sqlplus=’rlfe sqlplus’

(Found on: Paul Done’s Blog @Dev2Dev)

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