You can check my mac-guide for customizing Mac to your needs.
My laptop had a hardware issue due to which I'd to use Mac for a week. While using it, these were the things I familiarized myself with to do the usual things.
is the Command
⌃ is the Control key
⌥ is the Option (alt) key
⇧ is the Shift key
backspacekeys. For Mac, you need use
⌘with the combination of arrow keys. Wanting to pressing two key in combination to do this seemed counter intuitive to me.
|Home||⌘ + <-|
|End||⌘ + ->|
⌘for these key combinations.
⌘ + Delete. Just like how it is in Gnome.
⌘ + Linstead of
Alt + D.
Tjust like opening a new browser tab.
enterrenames the folder.
Though Mac OS is UNIX, you
might find it to support only limited Linux command.
.dmg is the extension for application installers .
You can get those installers from respective software site or install it via Appstore . App store is like
Synaptic Package Manager except you need to sign in using your apple Id to use.
Brew and Mac ports are the third party package managers that provide most of the software required for developing application. Except meld , I didn't have any issue in installing software.
to being a package manager,
brew also manages the services it installs.
brew services start mysql is the equivalent of
sudo service mysql restart
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