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From: Bart Schaefer <schaefer@brasslantern.com>
To: zsh-user <zsh-users@zsh.org>
Subject: Re: How to parse zsh history
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 2022 11:16:41 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAH+w=7bj-fSqvMCjW6EKV8wg=u1Q6dHFioNHeMT_cRjHOVXLKA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <275535579.503636.1657201578488@mail.virginmedia.com>

On Thu, Jul 7, 2022 at 6:46 AM Peter Stephenson
<p.w.stephenson@ntlworld.com> wrote:
> If you need to load from files before search, fc has numerous options
> for that, including one to load to a local context so you don't pollute
> the global history.

In particular
fc -p -a /dev/null $(wc -l < $filename) 0
fc -R $filename

will load the contents of $filename into $history for the scope of the
containing function, and then discard it when the function returns.

  reply	other threads:[~2022-07-07 18:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-07-07  5:56 Ahmad Ismail
2022-07-07  6:40 ` Ahmad Ismail
2022-07-07 10:59   ` Ahmad Ismail
     [not found] ` <1728479877.503410.1657201438041@mail.virginmedia.com>
2022-07-07 13:46   ` Peter Stephenson
2022-07-07 18:16     ` Bart Schaefer [this message]
2022-07-18 12:48       ` Ahmad Ismail

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