Unix/Linux vs DOS

 

Command

UNIX

DOS

List files ls dir
Change directory cd cd
Comments # rem
File permissions chmod attrib
copy cp xcopy
Print text in console echo echo
Spawn a new thread & call
Read a test file Type more or less
Delete file rm del
Delete directory rmdir rd
Create a directory mkdir mkdir
Copy a file or directory cp cp
Move a file rename mv
piping > >
Edit a file vi or emacs edit