Make a Bash alias that takes a parameter?

Bash alias does not directly accept parameters. You will have to create a function. alias does not accept parameters but a function can be called just like an alias. For example: myfunction() { #do things with parameters like $1 such as mv “$1” “$1.bak” cp “$2” “$1” } myfunction old.conf new.conf #calls `myfunction` By the … Read more