command line interface

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Noun1.command line interface - a user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon
user interface, interface - (computer science) a program that controls a display for the user (usually on a computer monitor) and that allows the user to interact with the system
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A Command Line Interface (CLI) to integrate with their own tools,
Management is made easy by using the Web interface, Command Line Interface (CLI), or EliteView Management Software for SNMP-based management.
For developers who prefer command line interfaces and scripting capabilities, RTLinuxPro for Windows also provides a familiar command line interface and text editor.
Additionally, attendees will observe Paceline's comprehensive manageability, including a familiar Command Line Interface (CLI), Web GUI and integration with the BMC PATROL management station.
VCC Enterprise can be configured so that users can receive email alerts based on pre-set customer events; create secure based groups with different security levels; and control multiple racks from a single secure, web-based GUI or Command Line Interface.

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