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Old 08-12-2005, 03:05 PM   #1
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command overview?


i'm a linux beginner and i'm looking for a list of handy commands for the terminal
Is there some list somewhere?
It's difficult to guess them all if you are just a beginner
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if you think having to guess the actual commands is hard, wait till you have to remember all the different options/switches they use :-D
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Originally posted by Matir
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Nice list - pitty that awk/gawk's brief description is just
wrong :) ... awk DOESN'T do in-place editing.

Originally posted by stabu
if you think having to guess the actual commands is
hard, wait till you have to remember all the different
options/switches they use
A wise man once said: you don't need to know
everything - you just need to know where to find

To the OP: have a look at
to see pretty much all executables in your system. ;0

If something doesn't suggest anything about its
purpose use "man <filename>" to find out what
it does.



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