May 8, 2001
Tip of the week: Be lazy with alias
Author: JT Smith
An anonymous reader writes: "One of the virtues of programming put forth by Larry Wall of Perl fame is laziness. I'm all for that. Doing the same work with less effort or more work with equal effort is a good thing...With an alias you can do something as simple as abbreviating a command or an ugly way to fix a spelling error. Read the full tip at LinuxLookup."