Brush Up On Your Mac Terminal Kung-Fu

The Super User forums has a collection of tips and pasteable commands for Mac OS X's Terminal that are, by turns, brilliant, funny and obscure but great. Suggestions include quickly checking what apps are eating your memory (top -o vsize), run a Spotlight-style search from the command line (mdfind), and a clever little script that one user put together to trick his wife into thinking a MacBook has overheated and needs to be shut down — so he can grab it back. [Super User via Daring Fireball]


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