Top Ten Mac OS X Tips for Unix Geeks (15 tags)
From starting up to shutting down, there are big differences between Mac OS X and Unix machines. Brian Jepson, coauthor of Mac OS X for Unix Geeks offers 10 tips he gathered while working on the book. If you're a Unix geek moving to Mac OS X, these tips will help smooth the way. Brian has recently updated this "oldie but goodie."
Learning the Mac OS X Terminal, Part 4 (11 tags)
Term files allow you to save individual window settings to a file, which when opened, create a new environment with all of your pre-configured settings. Chris Stone shows you how to make term files sing with Streamripper.
An Introduction to Tiger Terminal, Part 2 (8 tags)
In this second tutorial on Tiger Terminal, you'll learn how to use the terminal app to look at external volumes, then enable
ssh to access files,
scp to securely copy them remotely,
sftp for secure ftp, and finally how to use
rsync to synchronize files between two computers.
Learning the Terminal in Jaguar, Part 1 (7 tags)
O'Reilly Mac OS X command line guru Chris Stone is back with another series to help you get comfy with Jaguar's Terminal app. He begins by showing you what's where, and what to do with it once you're there.
An Introduction to Tiger Terminal, Part 4 (7 tags)
In part four of our introduction to Tiger Terminal, you'll learn how to tap the power of shell scripting to automate repetitive tasks. Mary Norbury-Glaser walks you through the process, step by step.