Understanding the whole computer operating system starts with learning the basic commands. Its purpose is to tell the computer to perform something you want it to have for you.
Although technology has come up with graphical user interfaces to replace computer commands that have to be type, still a lot of people prefer to use or know the command line for being most convenient and fastest way to have your computer works done.
A command line is a way of typing a command like words or phrases that’s have meaning on its program and the computer do the searching. In early years of using the computers, punch card system has been used and been replaced by command line interfaces and graphical user interfaces as computer operating system developed through time.
Nowadays, major operating system like Windows, Mac OS X and Linux used command line and graphical user interfaces. But unlike the two, Linux mostly depend on command line rather than GUI.
Linux commands have also been through the issue of disagreements on users who are apt of the latest in technology and consider this as outdated. But still a lot of people consider this useful for them and prove its capacity in giving fast, convenient and powerful service. That’s why this is commonly used in most businesses that need reliable computer backups. Insurance companies that put their auto insurance quotes in a program have been help a lot with this Linux commands.