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FreeOS.com: Starters for Linux - Part 1, The Command Line

Jan 27, 2001, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Trevor Warren)

[ Thanks to Trevor Warren for this link. ]

"The Linux CLI however remains an extremely efficient alternative to the GUI and can often be a faster and more powerful method to move around your Linux system. For the first part of this series we shall look at using Linux the CLI way. Before we begin this epic odyssey, we would recommend you check out a previously published article at http://www.freeos.com/articles/3214/ that documents a few tips and tricks for Linux."

"Lets start with commands that deal with Basic Operations on Linux. Linux like any other Unix system is case sensitive so type the commands mentioned in exactly the same way as they are written in this article."

"An important feature that differentiates Unix systems from Windows systems is the way one refers to the File Separator. On UNIX based systems it's as follows.

/usr/local/apache/httpd.conf -----> the forward file separator.

While on Windows systems. C:webserverapachehttpd.conf -----> the backward file separator."

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