New to command line


#1

cp biopic/ray.txt biopic/notorious.txt historical/

How to navigate to drama/biopic directory
cd drama/biopic/
$ cd drama/2015/
bash: cd: drama/2015/: No such file or directory
$ ls drama/directory
ls: cannot access drama/directory: No such file or directory
$ cp biopic/cleopatra.txt historical/
cp: cannot stat ‘biopic/cleopatra.txt’: No such file or directory
$ cd drama/historical/
bash: cd: drama/historical/: No such file or directory
$ cd historical/
bash: cd: historical/: No such file or directory
$ cd drama/historical/
bash: cd: drama/historical/: No such file or directory
$ cd drama/
bash: cd: drama/: No such file or directory
$ cd drama


#2

Same as in a graphical file explorer, you may want to look at what directories there are before moving into one of them. Typing in a path that doesn't exist results in you getting told so.


#3

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