Download A Practical Guide to UNIX® for Mac OS® X Users by Mark G. Sobell PDF

By Mark G. Sobell

ISBN-10: 0131863339

ISBN-13: 9780131863330

Underneath Mac OSR X's wonderful graphical consumer interface (GUI) is the main robust working procedure ever created: UNIXR. With unequalled readability and perception, this e-book explains UNIX for the Mac OS X usergiving you overall regulate over your procedure, so that you can get extra performed, speedier. construction on Mark Sobell's hugely praised a realistic advisor to the UNIX procedure, it gives you entire tips at the UNIX command line instruments each person, administrator, and developer must mastertogether with the world's most sensible daily UNIX reference.This publication is choked with hundreds and hundreds of top of the range examples. From networking and procedure utilities to shells and programming, this is often UNIX from the floor upboth the "whys" and the "hows"for each Mac person. you are going to comprehend the relationships among GUI instruments and their command line opposite numbers. want immediate solutions? do not trouble with complicated on-line "manual pages": depend upon this book's example-rich, quick-access, 236-page command reference!"

Show description

Read or Download A Practical Guide to UNIX® for Mac OS® X Users PDF

Similar unix books

Working With Unix Processes

In operating With Unix tactics you’ll study uncomplicated, robust suggestions which can assist you write your personal servers and debug your complete stack whilst issues pass awry. The suggestions and strategies that provide you with primitives for concurrency, daemons, spawning strategies, and indications go beyond programming languages and feature been used unchanged for many years.

AIX 5L and Windows 2000: Side by Side

The article of this redbook is to illustrate the AIX 5L and home windows 2000 structures to teach the reader similarities and changes among each one working procedure. no matter if you're a home windows specialist seeking to examine extra in regards to the most modern model of AIX, AIX 5L, or are an AIX specialist and want to tell your self of the most recent home windows platform, home windows 2000, you'll find each one bankruptcy during this redbook covers the basic applied sciences that make each one working process what it's.

Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger

So you are eventually able to discover what the entire fuss is ready. even if you are switching from home windows or upgrading from an older Mac OS, this task-based consultant represents the premier approach to move from zero to 60 very quickly flat with Apple's a lot expected Mac OS X Tiger - extra mature, powerfully more suitable, and with greater than 2 hundred new positive aspects that would knock your socks off.

Additional resources for A Practical Guide to UNIX® for Mac OS® X Users

Example text

Tip: man and info display different information The info utility displays more complete and up-to-date information on GNU utilities than does man. When a man page displays abbreviated information on a utility that is covered by info, the man page refers you to 42 Part I: The Mac OS X Operating System Part I: The Mac OS X Operating System 43 info. The man utility frequently displays the only information available on non-GNU utilities; when info displays information on non-GNU utilities, it is frequently a copy of the man page.

You can use the job number, 86 in this case, with the lprm utility to remove the job from the print queue and stop it from printing: $ lprm 86 You can send more than one file to the printer with a single command. txt Refer to page 774 for more information on lpr. grep: Searches for a String The grep[1] utility searches through one or more files to see whether any contain a specified string of characters. It does not change the file it searches but simply displays each line that contains the string.

Keyboard keys that you press with the CONTROL key, such as CONTROL-D. ) 30 Part I: The Mac OS X Operating System Part I: The Mac OS X Operating System 31 Prompts and RETURNs Most examples include the shell promptthe signal that Mac OS X is waiting for a commandas a dollar sign ($) or sometimes a percent sign (%). The prompt is not in boldface because you do not enter it. Do not type the prompt on the keyboard when you are experimenting with examples from this book. If you do, the examples will not work.

Download PDF sample

A Practical Guide to UNIX® for Mac OS® X Users by Mark G. Sobell


by Charles
4.2

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 41 votes