Dive into the world of the Linux command line with this beginner's guide
Have you ever wanted to switch to Linux but were put off by the command line? Or have you thought of learning about the command line and want to know what is so mysterious about it?
While using the command line is not a necessity in using Linux, it can be extremely useful to have knowledge of the command line.
In The Beginner's Guide to Linux Command Line ebook, our expert author Himanshu shows you all the things you need to know to get started with the Linux command line.
Things we cover in this ebook include the various types of command line shells, activating the terminal and understanding its interface, environment variables, configuration files, basic commands to view directories, cut, copy, paste, search and other operations, where to get help, etc.
At the end of this ebook you will have a good basic knowledge of the command line.
This ebook is suitable for beginners and requires no prior knowledge of Linux and the command line.
Table of Content
Chapter 1. Command Line Shells and Their Types
Chapter 2. Terminal Emulators
Chapter 3. Linux Directory Structure
Chapter 4. How to Navigate the Command Line
Chapter 5. View Directory Contents and Create/Delete Stuff
Chapter 6. Cut, Copy, Paste, and Rename Operations
Chapter 7. Search Operations
Chapter 8. Permission-Related Errors
Chapter 9. How to Get Help on Commands
Chapter 10. Environment Variables
Chapter 11. Configuration Files