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Table of Contents

Chapter: Introduction


03m 14s

How To Use This Course

04m 30s

Getting Started Right Away

09m 27s

How To Access Your Working Files

01m 15s

Chapter: Introducing Apple Terminal App

Open The Terminal And Configure A Session

04m 24s

Customize A Terminal Session And Export Settings

08m 37s

Tabs, Windows Sessions And Split Panes

06m 1s

Configure The Default Shell

04m 29s

Chapter: Comparing Finder Actions With Commands

Opening Objects From The Command Line

07m 5s

Copying Objects The Apple Way

05m 46s

Chapter: Adding Functions To The System

Downloading Apple Command Line Tools

03m 40s

Installing Apple Xcode Development System

03m 41s

Using TextEdit Or 3rd Party Editor

08m 6s

Chapter: Getting System Information

Exploring The System_Profiler Utility

03m 42s

Getting System Information With scutil

05m 4s

Examining The Disk System With diskutil

05m 9s

Getting System Information With systemsetup

03m 38s

Getting Network Information With networksetup

04m 29s

Chapter: Managing The System

Using SoftwareUpdate To List And Install Available Updates

04m 42s

Managing System Power Settings With Pmset

06m 11s

Re-Running The Apple Setup Assistant

03m 36s

Creating A Full Install Media Set

04m 57s

Chapter: Disk Volume System

Examining Partition Schemes And Volume Formats

08m 48s

Splitting Partitions

07m 32s

Merging Partitions

03m 56s

Creating A Mirror RAID Volume

03m 19s

Creating A Striped RAID Volume

03m 15s

Creating A Concatenated Volume

03m 29s

Creating A CoreStorage Encrypted Volume

05m 30s

Verifying And Repairing A Disk or Volume

02m 50s

Verifying And Repairing Permissions

01m 50s

Renaming And Checking Volume Information

02m 57s

Chapter: File System

The File System Hierarchy

10m 48s

The Hidden File System

03m 48s

Locking And Unlocking File System Objects

04m 14s

Detailed File System Access

06m 31s

Exploring Ownership On External Volumes

04m 28s

Examining And Managing Metadata

06m 17s

How Apple Metadata Is Preserved In Other File Systems

04m 7s

Monitoring The File System With fs_usage

05m 21s

Chapter: Finding, Identifying And Managing Data

Using Spotlight With The mdfind And mdls Commands

08m 34s

Examining Apple File Formats With The File Command

03m 3s

Comparing Documents With opendiff

03m 25s

Creating Disk Images With hdiutil

07m 17s

Creating Zip Files With zip Or ditto Commands

04m 37s

Chapter: Network System

Configuring Settings With The networksetup Command

06m 45s

Examining The Difference Between ipconfig And ifconfig

06m 6s

Using Network Utility From The Command Line

02m 59s

Managing Wifi From The Command Line

03m 23s

AirDrop Management

04m 44s

Chapter: Directory Services

Exploring Users With dscl

07m 29s

Enabling And Disabling The Root User

02m 50s

Exploring Groups With dscl, dseditgroup And dsmemberutil

07m 18s

Creating Several Users Or Groups With dsimport

06m 20s

Binding To An Apple Open Directory Service

04m 16s

Troubleshooting Directory Service Connections

06m 6s

Flushing The Directory Services And DNS Caches

02m 31s

Chapter: Profiles And Managed Preferences

Managing Profiles With The profiles Command

06m 4s

Examining Managed Preferences With The mcxquery Command

03m 48s

Chapter: Keychains

Managing User Keychains With The security Command

07m 48s

Managing The SystemKeychain With The systemkeychain Command

04m 31s

Chapter: Data Transfer And Remote Management

Storing SSH Keys In The Keychain With ssh-add

05m 19s

Using Caffeinate To Keep A Computer System Awake

04m 22s

Starting Apple Remote Desktop With Kickstart

04m 27s

Chapter: Installer, Packages And Receipts

Installing Packages With installer

06m 20s

Examining The Installed Items With system_profiler

03m 15s

Examining The Receipts With lsbom

04m 2s

Removing A Receipt for A Package With pkgutil

03m 31s

Examining The Apple Standard Packages List With repair_packages

04m 7s

Chapter: Processing Media With Commands Unique To Apple

Speaking Text or Creating Audio Files With say

05m 7s

Taking A Screen Snapshot With screencapture

06m 42s

Managing Image Files With sips

04m 10s

Managing Documents With textutil

05m 46s

Exploring QuickLook With qlmanage

03m 52s

Chapter: Log System

Introduction To The Apple System Log

04m 36s

Creating System Log Messages With logger And syslog

05m 15s

Defining A Custom Log In

03m 18s

Defining A Custom Module

04m 4s

Receiving Log Messages From External Sources

04m 39s

Sending Log Message To Remote Hosts

04m 44s

Chapter: Automation And Development

Using The defaults Command To Create Or Manage Settings

08m 20s

Flushing The Preferences Cache

03m 44s

Using The plutil And pl Commands On XML Files

03m 58s

Using launchctl To Configure Scheduled Processes

05m 20s

Creating Installer Package With The pkgbuild Command

05m 37s

Exploring AppleScript Integration With Shell Scripts

04m 45s

Chapter: Conclusion

Where To Get More Information

01m 30s