November 4th, 2010, 07:36 PM
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Originally Posted by requinix
"localhost" is the name of the machine. "~" is the current directory (and a tilde represents your home directory).
To change directories use "cd" like
localhost:~ volterony$ cd Documents/
Thanks requinix for helping me.
Cool. I understand the cd command.
When I look in finder under devices, there is an icon called 'computer', so would that not be the name of my machine? I am somehow thinking that I am running localhost as root?
If in fact localhost is the name of my machine, is there a way to change the name?