Using aliases

Using aliases

Description:

When you use the command line there's a fair bit of typing and you can use aliases to shorten long commands and navigate to regularly used files and directories.

By the end of this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Understand what aliases are and what they are useful for
  • List all aliases on your system
  • Create an alias
  • Save an alias to your system permanently 
  • Use aliases to change directory
  • Use aliases to shorten long commands