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I'm new here. I just want to learn the basics of Ubuntu Terminal !

I know the very basic commands like changing directory, renaming, creating & deleting files. I'm looking for commands like installing apps and some basic sudo commands.

Thank You. Have a nice day :)

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marked as duplicate by Alvar, Thomas Ward, Kevin Bowen, Radu Rădeanu, Eric Carvalho Jun 12 '13 at 0:05

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"basic commands" depends on what you are doing. Just search the man page if you need to knwo more about commands or google the issue. – Alvar Jun 11 '13 at 20:55
This could be a source And this contains a bunch too – Dr_Bunsen Jun 11 '13 at 20:57
As @Alvar mentioned man pages are your best friends for detailed help about any command. Plus Linux is too broad term for OS, there are many variants and it is very possible that some commands are not same between two different flavors of OS for example Debian and RedHat. Since you want to know commands about Ubuntu then still it is not possible to provide whole list unless you come up with specific question. – JackLock Jun 11 '13 at 21:04
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maybe too many that you would know. The basic commands in every UNIX and Unix-like platforms are called Bourne Shell (sh). It provides commands for general requirements. But Linux uses more futuristic shell script that called Bourne Again Shell (bash). The basic is here in bash.

Updating, Upgrading, Installing, Configuring are just applications command. Different application is different commands. But special for any Debian's derivates uses dpkg and apt-get for managing applications. You can type man apt-get and man dpkg for get more information.

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