A terminal is a hardware device used for entering data into and displaying information from a computer. Terminals were frequently used in the days of mainframe computers. Today, most operating systems offer text-based "terminal emulators", which replicate the functionality of a classical terminal, ...

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Terminal is not running any command after using command “cat > .bashrc”

I was customizing my terminal by screenfetch. after installing screenfetch in my ubuntu, I have used some commandcat > .bashrc# Start Screenfetchscreenfetchthen I pressed ctrl + d and closed ...
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does grep regex work differently on mac?

Just trying to figure out basic use of regexes with grep (or egrep) in mac terminal (BSD grep - 2.5.1-FreeBSD).File to examine (pow.txt) contains the lines :kiytytytytyandblob.mkvcommand ...
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How to stop git-bash shell from waiting for process to finish?

Based on a solution to How do I open a new git bash terminal window at my current location in windows? I can use$ git-bashto launch a new terminal from inside a git-bash console window.However, ...
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How do I open a new git bash terminal window at my current location in windows?

When running git bash, I can open a new bash window at my root with Alt+F2I can open a windows explorer window at the current directory path$ explorer .Trying $ shto open a new terminal ...
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Open Mac terminal in the Incognito mode?

How do I open the Mac terminal in the Incognito mode? Yes, I am aware about some answers like this one, however, my aim is different - I do not want to use the stored passwords, etc. I work a lot ...
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How to create a command line pipe? (xcode mac os x) [on hold]

How to create a command line pipe? (xcode mac os x) Hello I want tocreate a command line with xcode (mac os x) that had the quality ofbeing used in pipe after "|" .i know that by using ...
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No command line prompt in Mac OSX Terminal.app

I've lost my bash command line prompt in Mac OSX (10.11), and I don't know where to start looking to fix it.The issue started when I changed the "Shell opens with..." preference from "Default" to "...
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Can you have a terminal file in Linux like windows Batch? What is the extension?

It has been a while since I downloaded my Kali Linux on a Windows virtual machine (VirtualBox not VMware). On my Windows host I have created numerous batch scripts that can execute "cmd code" with a ....
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Make The Dock And Menu Bar Appear Quickly In Full Screen Mode?

I have run commands in terminal to make my dock re-appear quicker than default so now it re-appears instantly. In full-screen mode, it doesn't appear quickly like non-full screen mode does. How can ...
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Windows - terminal colors behaving strangely

I have for some time been experiencing weird behavior with the colors my terminal displays. Above is a screenshot of bash (from Windows Linux Subsystem) inside of Hyper terminal. You can see that the ...
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Open tab, set it's title and execute command with Guake

Is there a way to programmatically make Guake to:Open new tabSet's it title to the specified stringExecute a specified command in it?I just can't figure out the correct CLI arguments to use.
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Using profiles for terminals at the same time

I want to be able to use Terminal (I am using iTerm2 and Oh My ZSH) just like Google Chrome, where I have several profiles so I can use different extensions and all my logins and history is kept ...
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Scroll to bottom on new output

I have a script doing some monitoring tasks. It will print a line every once in a while if some background event happens. As of now, if I am scrolling back with iTerm2, new lines from my shell ...
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How to update Mac iTerm2 terminal prompt

I am using Mac 10.13.2 High Sierra. I made the following .bash_profile file to see the file path along with the prompt and if it has any Git repository it shows the Git status as well.All is working ...
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'ls' command in terminal is showing all files and file permissions. How do I get back to normal with 'ls' showing only normal files and folders?

Want to get the terminal back to bryce@macbookpro instead of bryce@machine and have the 'ls' command only show visible files and folders.
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configure: error: Package requirements (vte-2.91 >=0.40) were not met: Installing tilda terminal on opensuse

I', trying to install tilda terminal on opensuse 42.3.I'm following instruction from this here.when I tried install required packages vte-3 is not available. I have given below the command output....
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PING Kali Linux

Okay. So, I just installed Kali Linux 2018.1 on my computer as the host operating system. And I have a wired internet connection. So, I opened the terminal to use ping yahoo.com and I get this:PING ...
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Alias' aren't runnable/executable from a shell script? Mac OS X Sierra 13.x

So this screenshot basically explains ithttps://gyazo.com/1a9d621efa28c7994c3a2afbe0411a2bI've got some alias' set up for opening a new tab within terminal, and doing other stuff, even an alias ...
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Increasing ulimit open files and max procedures

I'm working on a test machine and I want to increase ulimit's max open files and max procedures in macOS Sierra.I run sudo ulimit -n 100000 120000 and sudo ulimit -u 10000 12000. no error shows. But ...
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iterm itermplot tmux scroll makes plots disappear

I have a tmux session in my iTerm2 window with a single pane. When I plot something using ipython (with itermplot) it appears as expected. As soon as I switch to scrolling mode ( [ ), the plot ...
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scp from remote Linux to local Windows with spaces in local path

To push a file from a Linux terminal to a Windows system, the following two examples work just fine.scp /home/user.name/file.html user.name@local.ip.num:/C:/Users/user.name/test_folder/file.html...
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send commands from file to ssh mobaXterm session?

I open an ssh session using mobaXterm and then I input a number of commands that I have in a file in windows, one command per line. I do this copying the line in the file and then pasting in the ...
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Terminator modify view by script

Iam using the terminator terminal and would like to know, if I can achieve the following somehow:When entering (cd example) a folder that is a git repository, show the current branch in front of the ...
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Use diff to find difference in the output of two grep command

Is it possible to diff the output of two grep commands?I am currently searching for files, using different exclude patterns, and the output it pretty long, so i wanted to see if my new pattern ...
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packet_write_wait: Connection to XX.XXX.XXX.XXX port 22: Broken pipe

I get this error while SSH my EC2 instance, and I don't know why? Any thoughts. I did use Screen command before into my command line, so what I should do to prevent that disconnection.
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iTerm2: weird error message when I try to source a configuration file

iTerm2 3.0.15OS X 10.11.6I tried recently to configure my terminal, after a clean install. My problem is that when I do it, I get a weird error message. I go in my .bash directory; In it, I have ...
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How to NOT Terminate Batch Job

in my power shell command prompt when I run a command and pressing ctrl + c a message appears asking for Terminate batch job (Y/N)? no matter if I enter Y, or N or n, it terminates the job. My ...
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Why Generic Colouriser is not working?

Generic Colouriser 1.11.1Tried ping command, but didn't see any colourful print out.
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Annoying “Could not register DBUS service” message on every terminal

Periodically I get this error, on my terminal:Broadcast message from systemd-journald@corsair (Fri 2018-03-23 21:07:39 CET):click-chroot-agent[15546]: Could not register DBUS serviceThis is my ...
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Return from emulate bash unsets zsh opts

So I have some setup scripts at work, which only work with bash (because they use e.g.==or $BASH_SOURCE).It works to source these scripts using zsh's emulate command:emulate bashsource ...

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