macos Tutorials

11. basename in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Strip directory and suffix from filenames


12. bash in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: bash - Launches the Bourne-Again SHell, an sh-compatible shell that incorporates useful features from the Korn and C shells (ksh and csh).


13. bg in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Send to background


14. bless in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Set volume bootability and set the active boot volume. bless has 5 modes of execution: Folder Mode, Mount Mode, Device Mode, NetBoot Mode, and Info Mode.


15. break in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Exit from a for, while, until or select loop.


16. builtin in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Execute the specified shell builtin, passing it arguments, and return its exit status.


17. bzip in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Compress (bzip) or decompress (bunzip) files


18. cal, ncal in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Display a calendar.


19. caller in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Return the context of any active subroutine call (a shell function or a script) executed with the . or source builtins.


20. case in Mac OS X

By: Strauss K : 2011-02-03

Description: Expand words, and match against patern.