Terminal for Post Production - Syntax pt. 1 / MAN Pages

The most common commands used in Terminal follow a similar structure - here's an example:

rsync -av --progress /Volumes/DISK1/ /Volumes/DISK2/

Command - In this case rsync is the command in use.  Generally, commands are going to be the first thing entered on a line.  Bash comes with a lot of preinstalled commands without any additional configuration.  If I ever write about a tool in Terminal that isn't stock within Bash, I'll walk you through how to install it.  The command is then followed by a list of...

Read More