(Solved) Use of terminal

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(Solved) Use of terminal

Postby rdh61 on Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:16 am

I'm glad "there are no such things as stupid questions". Here's one that is probably a bit stupid though(?): :?

Is there anywhere an idiots' guide to using terminals? List of common commands and there uses?

Thanks. :?
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Re: Use of terminal

Postby emorrp1 on Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:25 am

I recommend the INX liveCD - http://inx.maincontent.net/ It's more designed as a showcase of what the "Command-line" can do, even graphically, but it also has a good command-line tutorial, and a menu interface.
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Re: Use of terminal

Postby deadguy on Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:36 am

Hi rdh61,


have a look here as well.


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Re: Use of terminal

Postby viedeye on Wed Jun 10, 2009 8:24 am

I find the FOSSwire.com cheat sheet a real handy reference:

http://fosswire.com/post/2007/08/unixli ... eat-sheet/
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Re: Use of terminal

Postby rdh61 on Mon Jun 15, 2009 2:51 am

Many thanks for very useful replies.
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