ftp vs http vs scp

From: Jules Richardson <julesrichardsonuk_at_yahoo.co.uk>
Date: Fri May 28 12:13:03 2004

On Fri, 2004-05-28 at 16:48, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
> Personally, I rather be
> able to press <UP> than retype a 40+ character command line that I
> mis-typed a single letter on.

Doesn't that particular form of simple command line editing (eg. ^a^b)
work in the original sh? :-) It works in sh on this linux machine, but
that's perhaps a long way from the original sh (as I believe it's just
bash running in sh compatibility mode). I think it's always been present
in csh.

(I used to hate not being able to do simple substitution like that in


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