[linux-elitists] Besides help what other command lines to the prompt might get any other available commands?...

Ruben Safir ruben at mrbrklyn.com
Fri Aug 2 15:15:38 PDT 2013


On Fri, Aug 02, 2013 at 02:42:06PM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Don Saklad (dsaklad at gnu.org):
> 
> > > for i in *; do man $i; done
> >
> > Thank you Rick Moen !
> > 
> > What does it mean?...


Pick up an old Linux Bible book for like 5 dollars.  Those are awesome.
It is like the Remington Pharmacacuetical Sciences

Ruben


> 
> It means:
> 
> 1.  I am plagued by the bone-dry sense of humour of your average
> everyday Scandinavian, which nuance is often lost over the Internet.
> 
> 2.  I would recommend a good tutorial on Linux and the Bash shell.  Mark
> Sobell's _A Practical Guide to Linux_ is a popular starting point.
> 
> Also, please think twice in the future before departing from a public
> discussion into private mail without explanation.  Many people
> participate in public mailing lists with the primary intent of advancing
> public discussion.  Thanks.
> 
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