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what's the difference between .sh_history and sh_history for root user?

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Old 02-08-2008
Originally Posted by itik

what's the difference between .sh_history and sh_history for root user?

".sh_history" is the file the ksh stores all commands issued in per default. "sh_history" (without the dot) is just a file - probably a copy of the ".sh_history" from some point in time to preserve some tricky commands.

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