Clear the Screen

From Coder Merlin
Within these castle walls be forged Mavens of Computer Science ...
— Merlin, The Coder

In some cases it’s useful to clear the screen. (For example, this might be useful if you sense your guide creeping up behind you when you were doing something that you weren’t supposed to be doing. 😁) We can do this with the clear command. Type clear and then press RETURN.

john-williams@codermerlin:~$  clear