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Title: Valid terminal commands
Post by: YouWaveModerator on March 05, 2014, 08:49:23 AM
# = su mode
$ = normal mode

Native commands
adb = Algol or absolute or assembly or advanced debugger
busybox = list all busybox commands
cd = change directory
eval = evaluate
exit  = exit su-mode and/or terminal
fc = fix command
md5 =
ndc = (eg: ndc resolver flushdefaultif)
print = print to screen
ssh = SSH-Shell* (eg: ssh root@
su = switch to super-user
sudo = execute a command as superuser*
ulimit = user's limit

BusyBox v1.19.4-cm9 bionic (2012-02-05 18:40 +0100) multi-call binary.
Currently defined functions:
[, [[, arp, ash, awk, base64, basename, bbconfig, blockdev, brctl, bunzip2, bzcat, bzip2, cal, cat, catv, chattr, chgrp, chmod, chown, chroot, chvt, clear, cmp, comm, cp, cpio, crond, crontab, cut, date, dc, dd, deallocvt, depmod, devmem, df, diff, dirname, dmesg, dnsd, dos2unix, du, echo, ed, egrep, env, expand, expr, false, fdisk, fgrep, find, findfs, flash_lock, flash_unlock, flashcp, flock, fold, free, freeramdisk, fsync, ftpget, ftpput, fuser, getopt, grep, groups, gunzip, gzip, halt, head, hexdump, id, ifconfig, insmod, install, iostat, ip, kill, killall, killall5, less, ln, losetup, ls, lsattr, lsmod, lspci, lsusb, lzcat, lzma, lzop, lzopcat, man, md5sum, mdev, mesg, mkdir, mkdosfs, mke2fs, mkfifo, mkfs.ext2, mkfs.vfat, mknod, mkswap, mktemp, modinfo, modprobe, more, mount, mountpoint, mpstat, mv, nanddump, nandwrite, ndb-client, nc, netstat, nice, nohup, nslookup, ntpd, od, openvt, patch, pgrep, pidof, ping, pipe_progress, pkill, pmap, poweroff, printenv, printf, ps, pstree, pwd, pwdx, rdev, readlink, realpath, reboot, renice, reset, resize, rev, rm, rmdir, rmmod, route, run-parts, rx, sed, seq, setconsole, setkeycodes, setserial, setsid, sh, sha1sum, sha256sum, sha512sum, sleep, sort, split, stat, strings, stty, sum, swapoff, swapon, switch_root, sync, sysctl, tac, tail, tar, tee, telnet, telnetd, test, tftp, tftpd, time, timeout, top, touch, tr, traceroute, true, tty, ttysize, tune2fs, umount, uname, uncompress, unexpand, uniq, unix2dos, unlzma, unlzop, unxz, unzip, uptime, usleep, uudecode, uuencode, vi, watch, wc, wget, which, whoami, xargs, xz, xzcat, yes, zcat
Title: Re: Valid terminal commands
Post by: YouWaveModerator on March 05, 2014, 10:13:47 AM
find = find files & directories (eg: find ./sdcard/ -name whatsapp)
sh = run shell-scripts
echo = print to screen
*rm = remove files
*rmdir = remove directory
*mkdir = make directory
vi = vi editor (stands for Visual Instrument)
*reboot = reboots youwave
nslookup = (eg: nslookup
ifconfig = (eg: ifconfig eth0)

awk = Aho, Weinberger, Kernighan (names of program authors)
cal = calendar
*cat = catenate
chgrp = change group
*chmod = change mode
*chown = change owner
*cmp = compare
comm = common
cp = copy
cpio = copy (archive files) in and out (of an archive)
*date =
dc = desk calculator
dd =
*df = disk free
diff = difference
dirname = directory name
du = disk usage
ed = editor
egrep = extended grep
*eval = evaluate
expr = expression
*fc = fix command
fgrep = fixed-string grep
fuser = file user
grep = regulare expressions
*id = identity
*ln = link
*ls = list
man = manual
mknod = make node
*mv = move
nohup = no hang-up
od = octal dump
*ping =
*print =
printf =
*ps = process status
*pwd = print work directory
*rm = remove
*rmdir = remove directory
sed = stream editor
*sh = shell
ssh = SSH-Shell (eg: ssh root@
stty = set tty
*sync = synchronize
tar = tape archive(r)
tee = T pipe fitting (plumbing device)
telnet = terminal over network
tr = translate
uname = Unix name (?)
uniq = unique
wc = word count
xargs = extended arguments

*means busybox override
Tested on home 3.16