Linux Console Terminal
Definition - What does Linux Console Terminal mean?
A Linux console terminal is one of the system consoles provided in the Linux kernel.The Linux console terminal acts as the medium for input and output operations for a Linux system. A Linux console terminal is similar to command line in Microsoft Windows but it differs in that it can perform any operation on the system.
Techopedia explains Linux Console Terminal
Some of the functions possible through the Linux console terminal are:
- Extensive, system-wide configuration and administration
- File and folder administration
- The ability to access, transfer and share data between machines
- Extensive system monitoring