You will need to use a “Terminal Emulator” to run commands in this guide.
macOS comes with a default Terminal, however you may find it a bit lacking.
You will see this
$ at the beginning of command. You shouldn’t include it when you try to run a command.
$ does have a meaning!
$signifies you should run a command as your “unprivileged user”
#signifies you should run that command as root
- Read up to (and including) 1.1 in Learn Enough Command Line to be Dangerous (just before “Our first command”).
- Download an install an alternative terminal