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Clear the Terminal

Posted On 2007-12-06 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: OS X Leopard
Tags:  Mac OS X
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Several different mechanisms exist for clearing a terminal window. Here are a few of them.

In the middle of a terminal session, it is often nice to blitz the screen and start anew. Here are a few ways of doing it.

The commonly used screen shortcut is the following:
CTRL + L
A command line function is nice when building scripts and such. Here is the one that is frequently used:
clear


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