|Jan 22, 2013, 04:10 PM||#1|
How to look at files in Terminal?
I was told to delete /usr/local folder in order to fix a messed up install.
But I'm not sure how to view the files first because I don't see a way to view such in Finder.
If this can only be done via Terminal then what commands can I use to view the folders and files under another folder?
Thank you in advance for any help!
|Jan 22, 2013, 04:11 PM||#2|
|Jan 22, 2013, 04:33 PM||#3|
bin etc lib man share texlive
|Jan 22, 2013, 04:50 PM||#4|
Explaining why the delete
I had a fail install on Homebrew and was trying to fix it.
The first response was to delete that folder which obviously would not attempt to do at here:
The guy had recommended the following a little more below and it had worked for me:
/usr/bin/curl -skSfL https://github.com/mxcl/homebrew/tarball/master | /usr/bin/tar xz -m --strip 1'
But until your posts above I wasn't sure where the /usr folder resided.
Even just using ls alone as a command it doesn't appear until you first do cd /.../....
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Open all files from folder via Terminal||vloryan||Mac Programming||11||Jan 12, 2014 05:55 PM|
|Hidden files in Terminal||ruqui||OS X||18||Feb 5, 2013 02:24 AM|
|Accidentally quit terminal and files are gone||directeur||Mac Basics and Help||1||Jan 26, 2013 11:18 PM|
|Terminal - move all files named...||Aikiman||Mac Programming||4||Nov 13, 2012 03:49 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:19 AM.