Creating an alias for bash makes remembering a command easier. This is how longer commands may be simplified. Here is an example. [[email protected]:~] alias lseasy=’ls -lAhF'[[email protected]:~] alias lseasy=’ls -lAhF’ This is the output. [[email protected]:~/Videos] lseasy total 4.8G -rw-r–r– 1 jason jason 18 Mar 24 13:34 authrootseq.txt -rw-r–r– 1 jason jason 23K Mar 24 13:55 heap2.htm …