Originally Posted by noir911
Is there any way to get bash alias with more than one word? I would like to have alias ftp openbsd = 'ftp://ftp.openbsd.org' but it gives an error.
Even under the assumption that you could alias two words (which you can't), syntax is right, etc... that wouldn't do anything.
You're basically just sending a url at the command prompt, bash isn't in the business of dealing with urls.