Make Bash (Command Line) Aliases
If you do even a little work on the command line (which you should), bash aliases are going to make your life infinitely easier.
With about three minutes of setup, you can save a huge amount of unnecessary typing.
From your root directory, open
.bash_profile with your favorite text editor.
Create aliases using the syntax:
Save and Reload shell
Save your file (Ctrl-O Ctrl-X for nano) and reload the shell by executing
And that’s it!