The Mac Terminal

The terminal

Loading up the Terminal

Writing tricky characters

Tilda (~)

Stopping getting stuck

The essentials — Terminal

The essentials — VIM

The commands

The manual


All commands

Traversing the file system

List the contents of a folder?

Print the current directory with complete path starting from the root

Changing directory

Using a Shell bultin to manipulate the directory stack (a list of recently-visited directories)

Making a directory

Making a file

Moving a file

Renaming a file

Deleting a file

Deleting a folder

Tips and tricks


Previous commands


Using the GUI

Long background commands


Extra extra

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store