Unix Commands that you must know as a developer

Chenyun Zhang
Oct 7, 2022

ls displays the list of your current directory

cd + folder name gets you into the desired folder

cd ~ goes back to the home directory

mkdir makes a folder

control + a goes to the beginning of the command

control + u clear the command line

control + e : goes to the end of the command

touch filename: creates a new file

open filename: opens the file

rm filename: removes the file

rm * : removes all files in your current directory

rm -rf + folder name: removes a folder.

pwd: checks which directory you are currently in.