The terminal (aka the command line) can be a source of great mystery and even anxiety. In this session, you will see how to become familiar with the command line, and how to get comfortable with it. I'll relate the command line to common tools, and show some simple configurations and settings which make it easier to work in the terminal. Find out why server administrators and experts consider the command line to be an indispensable part of their tool chest!
Rick Umali is a data engineer, and spends most of his day working on the command line. He's a regular speaker at local conferences, and is the author of Learn Git in a Month of Lunches (Manning Publications). He lives in Arlington, MA.