+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
*nix Thread, Speaking UNIX: 10 great tools for any UNIX system in Technical; ...
  1. #1
    somabc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Thank Post
    Thanked 388 Times in 258 Posts
    Rep Power

    Speaking UNIX: 10 great tools for any UNIX system

    My Favourite - Find a command with apropos

    UNIX has so many commands, it is easy to forget the name of a utility—especially if you do not use the tool frequently. If you find yourself scratching your head trying to recall a name, run apropos (or the equivalent man -k). For example, if you're hunting for a calculator, simply type apropos calculator:

    Speaking UNIX: 10 great tools for any UNIX system

  2. #2
    torledo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Thank Post
    Thanked 155 Times in 126 Posts
    Rep Power

    Thumbs up

    superb. the whole series looks excellent.

+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Unix courses
    By matt40k in forum *nix
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 27th August 2008, 07:31 AM
  2. Virtulalising a Webserver (on UNIX)
    By markwilliamson2001 in forum Thin Client and Virtual Machines
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 24th August 2008, 09:06 AM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 4th August 2008, 01:58 PM
  4. Know your UNIX admins
    By ITWombat in forum Jokes/Interweb Things
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 9th April 2007, 04:36 PM
  5. unix and sql commands
    By danIT in forum General Chat
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 14th February 2007, 01:19 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts