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in series: Software Carpentry - Shell Basics

video tutorial by Chris Lasher, added 06/07

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Learn more about the anatomy of the command line and combining flags and arguments.

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Good paced delivery of information.

This is a point that is often overlooked; some tend to deliver too fast making it hard to take in and learn.

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I knew cd, ls, and tab but somehow not pwd and the flags. Good info so far

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Keep up the good work, as I am a beginner in OSX Terminal, but a master in the GUI. This is perfect for me.

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18. SherryEa Tue, 09 Feb 2010 15:14

very thorough

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Very good - but some of he commands explained do not work in the mac terminal.

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ok i didnt like this video much compared to the others wasnt as helpful

Hi Chris,

I was trying to follow along when I typed ls --help or ls --recursive. What is the equivalent of --help, --recursive on OS X platform? How do I verify command usage on OS X?

Command HISTORY could have been mentioned (since it was demonstrated). Pressing the Up arrow recalls prior commands.

Looks good, have to go for awhile thanks again -- do you ever get tired from reading so many required comments? The quality of my comments suffers from required participation. Again, the material is great, and you deserve to get feedback, but do you need so much of it? Oh, oh, I promised to hold off 'till I had watched more -- sorry. BillG.

12. anonymous Tue, 01 Sep 2009 21:41

Good work. Excellent explenations

11. anonymous Mon, 27 Jul 2009 14:57

Shell is becomes more and more clear to me now, thanks.

10. anonymous Wed, 17 Jun 2009 13:24

Easier that Gieco insurance

9. anonymous Mon, 11 May 2009 11:47

Great tutorials on command line, it is a hands-on learning tool, informative about all essensials and concise. Watching a screencast and practise commands at the same time is the best learning experience.

Thank You.

thanx 4 this tutorial its very easy 2 follow

loved it

7. anonymous Fri, 03 Apr 2009 13:30

Excellent video for newbies...Chris has a patient and clear manner in presenting his tutorials.

6. anonymous Wed, 25 Mar 2009 14:22

Awesome work guys !!!! Pretty good explanation !!! I'm sure many would benefit from this. Keep up the good work and please please keep them coming :).

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3. anonymous Sat, 21 Jun 2008 05:48

Nice videos, thank you


2. anonymous Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:08

I am in the process of going through your wonderful Linux command line series again, taking notes this time! Your work is of highest quality, impressive.

Thank You

Great video! Thanks man!

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