capturing bash history

Matt S Trout dbix-class at
Tue Jun 12 18:27:48 BST 2007

On Tue, Jun 12, 2007 at 05:29:47PM +0100, Tom Hukins wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 12, 2007 at 04:57:42PM +0100, Peter Corlett wrote:
> > Well, for performance, what you want is a full web service where
> > your various shell accounts can all register updates to the history
> > as each line is entered.
> Thus enabling an exciting Web 2.0 mash-up service:
> "People who typed 'rm -fr /' also typed 'man -k undelete'"

I'll never forget the joy at finding that a shell-user-turned-malicious's
third command after failing to delete my home directory the first two times
was 'man rm'.

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