Don’t Let the CLI Scare You: A Command Line Crash Course

Wondering why it’s important to know how to work at the command line? Looking to up your game at the command line? Does it scare you? Me too!

In this workshop, you’ll learn:

  • what is so great about the command line and why it’s important
  • the basics of the bash shell
  • basics for using Vi(m)
  • how to configure your shell
  • tips and tricks for being productive

NOTE: This workshop will be focusing on the bash shell, typically used in *nix style environments like unix, linux and OSX/Mac. If you are using Windows or a Chromebook, no worries! You can use Nitrous.io to follow along. Be sure to run through the Setup BEFORE you attend.