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Re: Log files: location and description




On 10/08/2017 09:40 AM, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
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On Sun, Oct 08, 2017 at 08:58:11AM -0500, Richard Owlett wrote:
On 10/08/2017 07:38 AM, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
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On Sun, Oct 08, 2017 at 07:31:23AM -0500, Richard Owlett wrote:

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In a shell, type "help set" to learn a lot (better "help set | less").

I learned I need to study more ;/
It appears to be a summary of a more complete document.
What would it be? Is it on the web?

It's on your computer ;-)

There's lots of things on my computer ;/!
I often don't know what to look for.


Basically (not literally, though) it's an extract of "man bash" (careful:
that one is over 3k lines long). Happy reading ;^)

I DID ask for a reading assignment.
Who knows what I might learn ;)




Each shell builtin has a little help blurb: sometimes that's easier to
find than the spot in the big man page (which is really worth perusing,
nevertheless!)