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Last Updated: June 24, 2016
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· ryrych
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Reusing previous command argument in new command

Let’s say that you’ve just created a new directory with mkdir awesome. As you don’t use zsh which comes with a handy take command (after creating a directory jumps to it afterwards), you have to use cd. Fortunately there’s no need to re-type the name of the directory. Type cd and press <kbd>Alt .</kbd>. This way you can reuse previous arguments and save a few key strokes.

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