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Unformatted text preview: Psychotic's Unix Bible Writen by Virtual Circuit * Psychotic's Unix Bible writen by Virtual Circuit. This document may not be ch * A list of commands and a quick description alias ......... this allows the user view the current aliases awk ............ this allows the user to search for a pattern within a file bdiff .......... compares two large files bfs ............ scans a large file cal ............ shows a calendar cat ............ concatenates and prints a file cc ............. c compiler cd ............. changes directories chgrb .......... changes a file groups ownership chmod .......... changes the permission on a file chown .......... changes the individual ownership of a file cmp ............ compairs two files comm ........... compares two files so as to determine which lines are common to cp ............. copies file to another location cu ............. calls another unix sysytem date ........... returns the date and time df ............. shows all mounted drives on your machine diff ........... displays the diference between two files du ............. shows the disk usage in blocks for a directory echo ........... echoes the data to the screen or file ed ............. text editor env ............ lists the current environment variables ex ............. another text editor expr ........... evaluates a mathmatical formula find ........... finds a file f77 ............ fortran complier format ......... initializes a floppy disk grep ........... searches for a pattern within a file help ........... gives help kill ........... stops a running process ln ............. creates a link between two files lpr ............ copies the file to the line printer ls ............. lists the files in a directory mail ........... allows the user to send/receive mail mkdir .......... makes directory more ........... displays a data file to the screen mv ............. used to move or rename files nohup .......... allows a command to continue running even when you log out nroff .......... used to format text passwd ......... changes your password pkgadd ......... installs a new program onto your machine ps ............. Lists the current processes running pwd ............ displays the name of the working directory rm ............. removes files rmdir .......... removes directories set ............ lists all the variables in the current shell setenv ......... sets the environment variables sleep .......... causes a process to become inactive source ......... allows the user to execute a file and update any changed values sort ........... sorts files spell .......... checks for spelling errors in a file split .......... divides a file stty ........... sets the terminal options tail ........... displays the end of a file tar ............ copies all specified files into one touch .......... creates an empty file or updates the time/date stamp on a file troff .......... outputs formatted output tset ........... sets the terminal type umask .......... specify a new creation maskumask ....
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