7-ZIP command line tool version, 7z.exe, allows you to execute commands using the system terminal. 7-Zip is a powerful, open-source, and user-friendly program that offers support for most file archives like 7z, ZIP, RAR, TAR, and GZIp, among others. These characteristics make 7-Zip easy to download and be used for personal or commercial purposes. For a Mac computer running macOS Catalina or later releases, the default Unix Shell is Zsh. Your default shell is available via the Terminal program within your Utilities folder. To open Terminal, try one or both of the following: In Finder, select the Go menu, then select Utilities. Locate Terminal in the Utilities folder and open it.
You need to download some files to follow this lesson.
- Download data-shell.zip and move the file to your Desktop.
- Unzip/extract the file.Let your instructor know if you need help with this step.You should end up with a new folder called
data-shellon your Desktop.
If you do not already have the shell software installed, you will need todownload and install it.
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Open a new shell
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After installing the software
- Open a terminal.If you’re not sure how to open a terminal on your operating system, see the instructions below.
- In the terminal type
cdthen press the Return key.This step will make sure you start with your home folder as your working directory.
In the lesson, you will find out how to access the data files in this folder.
Where to type commands: How to open a new shell
The shell is a program that enables us to send commands to the computer and receive output.It is also referred to as the terminal or command line.
Some computers include a default Unix Shell program.The steps below describe some methods for identifying and openinga Unix Shell program if you already have one installed.There are also options for identifying and downloading a Unix Shell program,a Linux/UNIX emulator, or a program to access a Unix Shell on a server.
If none of the options below address your circumstances,try an online search for: Unix shell [your computer model] [your operating system].
Computers with Windows operating systems do not automatically have a Unix Shell programinstalled.In this lesson, we encourage you to use an emulator included in Git for Windows,which gives you access to both Bash shell commands and Git.
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Mac pro 5.1 firmware update. Once installed, you can open a terminal by running the program Git Bash from the Windows startmenu.
For advanced users:
As an alternative to Git for Windows you may wish to Install the Windows Subsystem for Linuxwhich gives access to a Bash shell command-line tool in Windows 10.
Please note that commands in the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) may differ slightlyfrom those shown in the lesson or presented in the workshop.