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The Command Line Interface Friday, 16 January 2009

Posted by D in myp comp studies g1, myp comp studies g2.
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I wanted to post some resources regarding our practical activity on CLI.

There are many fun things we can do with the (Mac OS X / Unix / Linux) terminal (sometimes AKA “console”), but the most important commands you need to remember are:


more information on the Bash shell can be found at:

Two-part Beginner’s guide to Apple Terminal ( part one, part two )
This guide is also useful to those who want to learn about Bash, regardless of the platform.

Tutorials about the (Linux) command shell:

Cheat sheet with the most imporntant commands

How to get the (Unix/Linux) terminal under Windows
Be careful with this, not recommended if you are not sure of what you are doing.

Background information on shells