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Question: You typed the following at the command line ls -al /home/ hadden. What key strokes would you enter to remove the space between the '/' and 'hadden' without having to retype the entire line?
Choose one

a. Ctrl-B, Del
b. Esc-b, Del
c. Esc-Del, Del
d. Ctrl-b, Del

Answer: Answer: b

The key combination Esc-b will move your cursor to the beginning of the word to the left. In this case, it would move your cursor to the beginning of the word hadden. Then, the Del key would delete one character to the left of the cursor or the extra space.



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Question: You typed the following at the command line ls -al /home/ hadden. What key strokes would you enter to remove the space between the '/' and 'hadden' without having to retype the entire line?
Choose one

a. Ctrl-B, Del
b. Esc-b, Del
c. Esc-Del, Del
d. Ctrl-b, Del

Answer:

Answer: b

The key combination Esc-b will move your cursor to the beginning of the word to the left. In this case, it would move your cursor to the beginning of the word hadden. Then, the Del key would delete one character to the left of the cursor or the extra space. Source: CoolInterview.com


The key combination Esc-b will move your cursor to the beginning of the word to the left. after that press back space to delete the blank space. Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: Sanjiv sudhakar | Date: 11/19/2009 | Contact Sanjiv sudhakar Contact Sanjiv sudhakar


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