If you are using Orchid Core VMS with Linux, these tips will help you navigate the system so that you can perform tasks and find files faster.
- Access a Linux command line terminal to perform system administration tasks by pressing Ctrl-Alt-T.
Show the working (current) directory
List the contents of the working directory
ls -lh --color
List detailed contents of the working directory
cd directory (where directory is the name of a directory)
Change to a new working directory
Go up one directory
mv src dst (where src is the source and dst is the destination)
Move a file or directory
cp src dst (where src is the source and dst is the destination)
Copy a file
nano file (where file is the file you want to edit)
Edit a text file
sudo cmd (where cmd is the command you want to run)
Run any command (editing a file, for example) as the superuser (root/Administrator).
Open a graphical text editor with superuser permission