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Old 09-02-2006, 11:57 AM   #1
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My terminal questions.

I really want to get in deep with the terminal, and I can't find any guides for it. Any guides you know of other then the manual pages?

And other things, I am wondering how I can find out the time in the terminal. I'm having trouble with that.

I'll ask more questions if I need.
Old 09-02-2006, 01:43 PM   #2
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I would suggest the Rute tutorial to gain a deeper appreciation of the command line.

To find the current time, type "date" (no quotes) at the shell prompt.
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This might be a start for bash.
There is also tsh, csh and a few others.
The terminal can be term, xterm, and others as well.

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You don't say what shell you're using but the following 2 sites are good although the second is for bash:


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