LInX commands

LInX commands - Search An A-Z Index of the Apple OS X...

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An A-Z Index of the Apple OS X command line alias Create an alias • alloc List used and free memory awk Find and Replace text within file(s) b basename Convert a full pathname to just a filename bash Bourne-Again SHell bg Send to background • bind Display readline key and function bindings • bless Set volume bootability and startup disk options. break Exit from a For, While, Until or Select loop • builtin Execute a shell builtin • bzip Compress or decompress files c cal Display a calendar caller Return the context of a subroutine call • case Conditionally perform a command • cat Display the contents of a file cd Change Directory • chflags Change a file or folder's flags chgrp Change group ownership chmod Change access permissions chown Change file owner and group chroot Run a command with a different root directory cksum Print CRC checksum and byte counts clear Clear terminal screen cmp Compare two files comm Compare two sorted files line by line command Run a command (not a function) • complete Edit a command completion [word/pattern/list] • continue Resume the next iteration of a loop • cp Copy one or more files to another location cron Daemon to execute scheduled commands crontab Schedule a command to run at a later date/time cut Divide a file into several parts d date dc Desk Calculator dd Data Dump - Convert and copy a file declare defaults Set preferences, show hidden files df Display free disk space diff Display the differences between two files diff3 Show differences among three files dig DNS lookup dirname Convert a full pathname to just a path dirs Display list of remembered directories • Search
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diskutil Disk utilities - Format, Verify, Repair disown Unbind a job from the current login session • ditto Copy files and folders dot_clean Remove dot-underscore files drutil Interact with CD/DVD burners dscacheutil Query or flush the Directory Service/DNS cache dscl Directory Service command line utility du Estimate file space usage e echo Display message on screen • ed A line-oriented text editor (edlin) enable Enable and disable builtin shell commands •
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2010 for the course EE 3605 taught by Professor Srandy during the Spring '10 term at E. Illinois.

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