gcp: Copy with a Progress Bar

I decided to try and use gcp by default in place of the normal cp command so that I would have a progress bar by default.

On Ubuntu install gcp with:

sudo apt-get install gcp

Now to use gcp by default instead of cp:

mv /bin/cp /bin/cp-default
ln -s /usr/bin/gcp /bin/cp

gcpNote: For a recursive copy use a lowercase ‘r’ rather than an uppercase ‘R’ when using gcp

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