.BASH_HISTORY File Extension

.BASH_HISTORY File Extension

File Type

Bash History File

Developer The GNU Project
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Category System Files
Format Text

What is a BASH_HISTORY file?

File created by Bash, a Unix-based shell program commonly used on Mac OS X and Linux operating systems; stores a history of user commands entered at the command prompt; used for viewing old commands that have been executed.

More Information

BASH_HISTORY files are hidden files with no filename prefix. They always use the filename .bash_history.

NOTE: Bash is the shell program used by Apple Terminal.

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Programs that open BASH_HISTORY files

Mac
Included with OS
Linux

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