I spend a lot of my time in the command line running various things.
Often I need to search, and
grep is the tool for this. But sometimes I need to search for searches I've done before.
And then I bring out the big guns and use
history combined with a
It always amuses me to see
grep grep, possibly because it's the sort of sound a frog makes and it so utterly removed the the technical place it sits.
Of course, to write this little post, I had to search for when I last did a
grep grep search. When necessitated a
history | grep 'grep grep'. Three times the
grep - three times the fun!
grep has become meaningless.
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