CuTt6: cd symlink “/” autocomplete

Copper’s Tips & Tricks #6: cd symlink autocomplete I found myself questioning everything why do I have to double tap tab whenever I want to autocomplete a symlinked directory vs a normal directory. And then, that question urged me to google, and google I did, and found the answer I did, and here it is, […]

CuTt3: Useful terminal shortcuts II

Copper’s Tips & Tricks #3: Useful terminal shortcuts Note: I use iTerm. If you’re here you’re probably computer savvy enough to adapt the instructions to your terminal tool of choice. Miraculously (or through the hard work of people who thought a lot about things in the past) bash has the integrated ability to move word […]

CuTt2: Useful terminal shortcuts I

Copper’s Tips & Tricks #2: Useful terminal shortcuts If you didn’t know about this (and some people at the office don’t/didn’t), first of all, I feel bad for you, your brain, and your fingers. Specially your fingers. By pressing Cmd+R and starting typing, the terminal will start to look for sent commands that match the […]

CuTt: Find file’s fullpath

Copper’s Tips & Tricks #1: Find file’s fullpath Two ways to do this, the normal way, using `find`, and the hipster way, using `tree` and `grep`: The normal way find . -name ‘[filename].[extension]’ # E.g.: $ find . -name ‘wp-config.php’ ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-beep/wordpress/wp-config-sample.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-beep/wordpress/wp-config.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-boop/wordpress/wp-config-sample.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-boop/wordpress/wp-config.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-noise/wordpress/wp-config-sample.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-noise/wordpress/wp-config.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-censured/wordpress/wp-config-sample.php ./Documents/Sites/some-project/workspace/some-censured/wordpress/wp-config.php The hipster way $ tree -fi | […]