Terminal Utilities

  • Alsamixer- This utility let you change the volume of speaker or headphone from the terminal.
  • Xbacklight– Changes brightness of screen from the terminal

$xbacklight 50

This will change the brightness to 50%.

  • Links- Another utility which will blow your mind is links. Have you  ever wonder that we can use a browser from the terminal? yes! we can do this.

Links is a Text-based web browser.

  • mc– Midnight commander is an Advanced file manager in the terminal.
  • Glances– This shows the status of your computer.
  • moc- This tool is for the music lovers. By using this tool you can run any mp3 file in terminal.