b.k.

Using Curly Braces In Linux Shell

Copying files

cp file1.txt{,.bak}

expands to:

cp file1.txt file1.txt.bak

Moving Files

mv /a/really/long/path/file{.txt,.html}

expands to:

mv /a/really/long/path/file.txt /a/really/long/path/file.html
Categories: linux
Tags: linuxbashcli