If you are a Linux sysadmin, you tend to spend a lot of time on the command line. Over the years I have learned to do much of my work without ever touching the mouse. Also, if I open a browser it is just too easy to be distracted. Social media, news articles, and funny cat videos all are designed to suck you in, and it works. In this countdown we will explore 5 things you can do from the command line to keep you productive and break your dependence on the GUI.
- Check the Weather on the Command Line
- Do Calculations On The Command Line (calculator)
- The Command Line Dictionary
- Google Search From the Command Line
- Spell Check on the Command Line