These are my notes to enable infinite bash history. Extremely useful when tied together with fzf.
Simply add the following 2 options to your ~/.bashrc.
export HISTSIZE= export HISTFILESIZE=
Above these you can also add:
This way duplicated lines, and lines starting with space will be ignored.
History will also be append only so you won’t accidentally clobber your history by having multiple sessions.
shopt -s histappend
This will timestamp commands.
export HISTTIMEFORMAT="%F %T "