Think your Mac is powerful now? Author Dave Taylor shows you how to get much more from your system by tapping into Unix, the robust operating system concealed beneath OS Xas beautiful user interface. Mountain Lion puts more than a thousand Unix commands at your fingertips - for finding and managing files, remotely accessing your Mac from other computers, and using a variety of freely downloadable open source applications. Take a friendly tour of the Unix command line and 50 of the most useful utilities, and quickly learn how to gain real control over your Mac. Get your Mac to do exactly what you want, when you want Make changes to your Macas filesystem and directories Use Unixas find, locate, and grep commands to locate files containing specific information Create unique qsuper-commandsq to perform tasks that you specify Run multiple Unix programs and processes at the same time Install the X Window system and get a quick tour of the best X11 applications Learn how to take even greater advantage of Unix on your MacFTP with a web browser Ifyou need a file from a remote site, and you dona#39;t need all the control that you get with the ftp program, you can use a web browser to download files using anonymous FTP. To do that, enter ... If you are using the Safari browser, it will open ftp: directories by mounting them in the Finder as if you specified the ftp URL in the Finder itself, as explained later in this chapter. FTP with curlanbsp;...
|Title||:||Learning Unix for OS X|
|Publisher||:||"O'Reilly Media, Inc." - 2012-09-19|