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Mikeal Abramoff
Mikeal Abramoff
10,224 Points

What is the Terminal

In this video at Min 4:00 the instructor just goes straight into pasting in a terminal. What is a terminal. I haven't used one before.

Is it related to the osx.gcc-installer that was just downloaded?

2 Answers

Randy Perez
Randy Perez
5,668 Points

Depends on your operating system but if you are on windows is just the CMD or in a MAC the name is TERMINAL

Joe Schultz
Joe Schultz
6,191 Points

It is also called the Console. Check out Console Foundations in the library to get up to speed on what it is and how it works.