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I use the command prompt in windows quite a few times to use features like ipconfig, telnet, netstat etc...


What sort of things would or can you use the command prompt for in OSX? Im sure you can do a million and one things, but what usefull things can you do with it than you cant with the front end? Why do you use the command console and what for?
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well, you can do anything you know how to do in Unix. OSX is based on free BSD. i use it every now and then to refresh my unix knowlege.

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