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hpr4142 :: A Shared Shell History With Atuin

Install and Setup Atuin a utility to make your shell magical

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Hosted by mnw on 2024-06-18 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
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Duration: 00:27:53


In this episode Marcus / mnw walks you through the install and initial configuration of a shell history replacement called Atuin.

My first show I'm quite nervous!

Config Options

These are the settings suggested to change in the config file ~/.config/atuin/config.toml

auto_sync = true

style = "compact"

inline_height = 10

enter_accept = false

Trouble Shooting

Is my postgresql working ?

psql -d "postgres://atuin:ak4hTNms5Y@" -c "select now()"

Is my service running?

service atuin status


On the first host you register on you want to grab your key.

atuin key

Then login and use that key on the other clients with

atuin login -u username -k "the word soup from the atuin key command"


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