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Welcome to Take Control of the Mac Command Line with Terminal, Second Edition, version 2.1.1, published in February 2016 by TidBITS Publishing Inc. This book was written by Joe Kissell and edited by Geoff Duncan.

This book introduces you to Mac OS X’s command line environment, teaching you how to use the Terminal utility to accomplish useful, interesting tasks that are either difficult or impossible to perform in the graphical interface. Most of the examples work with Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard and later, although many also apply to earlier versions of Mac OS X. A few techniques require 10.9 Mavericks or later.

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