Session Date: Monday Jan 23, 2017
Be sure to bring your laptop to this session.
We are going to dive into real command line work this session.
You can seriously mess up your system if you get too ambitious with the command line. If you use a Mac, you can easily start up your terminal and wipe out important files with the rm (remove) command. This is the same on the PC if you have already downloaded GitBash. If you want to practice some before class, use this linux emulator: http://bellard.org/jslinux/ This is pretend. Nothing you create here is saved. Refresh your browser and it will disappear.
We will login to OPAL today. This is where your website files will be hosted.
$is the LINUX prompt.
ssh *firstname.lastname@example.org then <enter>
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$is the Linux prompt
If you want to get started before this session you must follow these instructions: https://sils.unc.edu/it-services/servers/creating-webpages (We will go over this in class.)
We will go over all the most important basic commands,ls cd, mkdir etc.
Best GitHub Cheat Sheet: all on one page, very clear
We will take a quick look at command line editors