Managing Files at an SSH Terminal
For the following procedures, make sure you have logged in to an SSH Client and are at the Unix terminal. Instructions on how to log in to an SSH Client can be found at the Help page.
To submit a command line in Unix, press Enter.
Pico is an easy-to-use text editor provided with your UTS account.
To edit the contents of a file with Pico, enter the command
Note: Help and menu options will be provided in the program.
To create a directory, enter the command
To delete a file, enter the command
To delete an empty directory, enter the command
To delete a directory containing files, enter the command
rm -R directoryname.
The mv command allows files to be moved from one directory to another or to be renamed.
To move a file to a new directory, enter the command
mv filename directoryname.
To rename a file, enter the command
mv oldfilename newfilename.
Last updated February 12, 2013 @ 4:03 pm