TweetThe history Command The history command remembers the last 1000 commands that you have performed at the command line. The value of the history command is that you can go back and review a...
I am using ftp on command line. The problem is getting bumped off after 15 minutes of no activity.. I have two options: quit ftp and use the command history of my shell, or stay in ftp and use 'open' command, where I can use the command history saved in the ftp program.
Has anyone had issues with the command line history, under Fedora 18, with regard to using the up and down arrows to go back and forward in said history? When I cycle through a few of the last commands my command line becomes unreadable, with commands overlapping one another.