Basic UNIX Commands

You have been introduced to the NFS (NCSU File System) and some of its functionality here at NC State. Much of what you have learned is what this system looks like and what comprises a pathname. Now you will learn some basic commands to make your use of NFS easier and more effective.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the uses of basic Unix commands
  • Understand the general syntax for Unix commands
  • Learn useful tricks and tools