It's easy to follow along with this course on Linux. Learn to open the terminal app and access the Bash shell.
- [Scott] If you're following this course…on a Linux machine, you can open up a terminal window…from your applications list.…In GNOME Shell, you can also press control + alt + t…and open a window that way.…Unless your settings have been changed around,…the terminal window will probably be running the bash shell.…To make sure you're using bash,…you can just type bash to start a new session.…From here, you can download the exercise files…for this course with Git by typing…git clone git://github.com/scottsimpson/commandlinebasics…or you can download the zip file…from the GitHub page using your browser.…
That's pretty much all there is to following along…with me using a Linux machine.…We've got a Linux command line window,…and that's what we're here to learn about.…
- Recognize what the characters “-h” represent in the statement “df –h/home/alice/Documents”.
- Explain how to recall a previous command in Bash.
- Identify what the command “ls -l” will show.
- Recall what is needed to use the find command to look for files by name, size, and so on.
- List the two modes file permissions can be set to.
- Recall why many command line tools are intended to be used in pipes with other commands.
- Explain what the command “grep -E "" report.txt” will show.
- Identify what the “>” symbol is often used for.
Skill Level Beginner
Learning SQL Server Development on Linuxwith Joey D'Antoni1h 54m Intermediate
What you should know1m 51s
1. Setting Up Your Environment
2. Command-Line Basics
3. Files, Folders, and Permissions
4. Common Command-Line Tasks and Tools
5. A Peek at Some More Advanced Topics
Next steps1m 28s
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