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The second part of the walkthrough of the Linux (& macOS) command line

Introduction

This will be the second part of my walkthrough of the Linux & macOS command line. If you haven’t read the first part I recommend you go read it before continuing to read this one. However, if you feel confident that you know the basics of the command line you can just continue reading.

In this post we’ll be looking at more advanced commands & go deeper in how the command line & Linux works. As I mentioned before, this is the second part of my walkthrough, I will not explain everything as thoroughly as I did in the last…


The first part of a walkthrough of the Linux (& macOS) command line

If you’re running Linux or macOS, as a developer learning the command line is practically essential. The terminal is one of the most powerful tools you can have on your system. However, learning how to actually use it can be somewhat difficult if you don’t know where to look or if you don’t have a decent understanding of how it works to begin with.

So what is the command line shell?

First we need to look at the kernel. The kernel can be explained as the hub of your OS. …

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