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    A meta comment about prompts, re:

    In the examples of this article, the character > represents the shell’s prompt. If you want to run the commands in your terminal (which I warmly recommend you to do), don’t copy these > characters. Why not using the dollar character $ for the prompt, like every other articles out there? Because it’s my article, I do what I want.

    One advantage of using markdown, and in particular backticks to distinguish code from commentary, is that debating > vs. $ is moot. Perhaps, don’t use anything. Your reader knows from context that what’s in a code block is intended to be run in one’s terminal, and it simplifies copying and pasting code to the terminal to ride along.

    But like you said, it’s your article and you do what you want ;)