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16.5. Shell Hints

Since the shell is where you spend much of your Terminal time, it's just good horse sense to have a shell that works efficiently. The following hints are all tips for maximizing bash.

16.5.1. Nixing Case-Sensitivity in Autocompletion

To amp up your efficiency in Terminal, use the autocomplete feature described in Section 15.2.5. Instead of typing cd /Library/WebServer/Documents, you only have to type cd /L W D. Ha...mere kid's play! (Just remember to press Tab after each letter to make Terminal complete the missing portions for you.)


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