BSD variants do not have as much command-line commands as Linux does, but it does have some very important ones.
pkg install package - Install package from remote repository
pkg add package - Install local package
pkg info - List installed packages
pciconf - List PCI devices
kldstat - List loaded kernel modules
kldload / kldunload - Load/Unload kernel modules
truss - Trace system calls
Various BSD variants:
w - shows you how long the server has been up, load averages, and who is logged in and what they are doing.
finger - used to see what people are doing on remote servers without logging in
ls - Lists all files in current directory
ls -al - gives a more detailed listing of files including permissions
ps -aux - shows all processes or jobs running on the server and their PID's or Process ID's (usefull when u need to kill a job)
top - shows you which processes are using the most cpu time, and memory resources
locate filename - Used to find files
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Common BSD Commands
This list comprises of very common BSD commands.