Having an issue with my .bash_history file. It's certainly not a crisis, but it's been bothering me ever since I noticed it.
Say I look at my bash history by just getting onto a terminal and doing
This is totally different from what comes up when I do a
I remember typing both sets of commands, but the output from the command 'history' is much more current than is the file that it's presumably reading from to present it to me via my terminal!
So what gives? My OS is Linux Mint; as far as I can recall, the two files are synced on Fedora, but it's been a while since I've used that.
If anyone's dealt with, noticed this problem I'd appreciate any tips for getting them synchronized with one another.