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Example uses of the Linux Command zip
Examples of typical uses of the command zip
The Ultimate Windows 8.1 And Ubuntu 14.10 Dual...
This guide provides the easiest and safest way to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu
unzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: unzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
top - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: top. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sudo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sudo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ls - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ls. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
11 Linux Terminal Commands That Will Rock Your...
Here is a list of useful Linux Command Line tricks that will make you wish you had learned them sooner.
How To Create A UEFI Bootable Ubuntu USB Drive...
How to check whether your UEFI bootable Ubuntu USB drive has an active partition.
ssh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ssh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
wget - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wget. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
mount - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mount. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
less - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: less. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
The Linux file transfer command FTP: Learn how to use the FTP file transfer command from its man page description and examples.
curl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: curl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
find - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: find. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Shell Command...
Examples of typical uses of the command gzip
traceroute - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: traceroute. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
cp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ps - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ps. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
hostname - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hostname. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rsync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rsync. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Prepare Your Disk For Dual Booting Windows 8...
To make space for Linux use the disk management tool to shrink the OS partition.
Dual Boot Windows 7 And Ubuntu Linux In 18 Easy...
The Ultimate Windows 7 And Ubuntu Linux Dual Boot Guide with screenshots and easy to follow steps
How to Use the Unzip Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command unzip
zip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
tail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ln - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ln. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gunzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gunzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sort - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sort. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Using the 'find' Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command find
diff - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: diff. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Commands - Command Library - Man Pages
Linux Commands Man Pages: Command Name, Synopsis, Description, Options, and more.
sed - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sed. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
grep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: grep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
mv - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mv. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Command - ps - kill
Linux / Unix Command Library: ps and kill -- The Arnold Schwarzenegger equivalent among the Linux/Unix commands.
mail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ping - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ping. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Pass Arguments to a Bash-Script
Instructions and examples for writing WHILE-loops in a bash shell
make - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: make. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
adduser - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: adduser. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Create A Recovery Drive For All Versions Of...
This guide shows you how to use Macrium Reflect to create recovery media for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 8.1.
wc - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wc. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sftp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
more - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: more. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
reboot - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: reboot. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
telnet - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: telnet. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
time - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: time. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
du - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: du. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Writing "AWK" Commands and...
Instructions and examples for writing awk statements in a bash shell
siege
Define siege - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary at About.com.
date - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: date. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
3 Ways To Create A Lightweight And Persistent...
This is a list of 5 reasons for creating a persistent lightweight Xubuntu Linux USB drive and the steps for creating the USB drive
A Quick Guide to Using "SED" Commands in Linux
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uptime - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: uptime. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
useradd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: useradd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
tcpdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tcpdump. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Sort" Commands...
Examples of typical uses of the command sort
convert - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: convert. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
mkdir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mkdir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Shortcuts and Commands
Linux Shortcuts and Commands, from the Linux Newbie Administrator Guide by Peter and Stan Klimas.
The Beginner's Guide to Operating Systems
An introduction to operating systems and the advantages of Unix operating systems.
How to Use the FTP Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command ftp
exec - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: exec. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
scp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: scp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
df - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: df. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Use Linux To Reset Your Windows Password
Learn how to use Linux to recover and reset a Windows password
ldd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
30 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu
This guide provides links that will show you how to use the Unity desktop, install printers, use Rhythmbox, install Flash, Java, Minecraft, Skype and Dropbox.
shutdown - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shutdown. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Customise The XFCE Desktop Environment
This guide shows how to customise the XFCE desktop environment
arp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: arp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rcp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rcp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
display - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: display. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Switching Between Workspaces - GNOME Desktop...
You can switch between workspaces in any of the following ways:
rpm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rpm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
echo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: echo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Switch to Console Mode in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Switch to Console mode
file - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: file. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
groupadd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: groupadd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Install/Uninstall .deb Files in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Install/uninstall .deb files
bash - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bash. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
patch - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: patch. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
An Easy Guide to Checking the ARP Tables in Linux
Linux Network Administrators Guide: Checking the ARP Tables
init - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: init. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
md5sum - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: md5sum. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gedit - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gedit. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
hexdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hexdump. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
watch - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: watch. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
tar - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tar. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
which - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: which. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
zgrep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zgrep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
insmod - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: insmod. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
xxd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: xxd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Command "wget"
Examples of typical uses of the command wget
chkconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: chkconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
finger - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: finger. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
man - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: man. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Check Disk Space Usage in Linux With...
How to quickly find out how much disk space is used and how much disk space is still available.
nm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: nm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
bzip2 - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bzip2. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Basic Linux Operations FAQ
A basic Linux operations FAQ, which answers a variety of questions Linux beginners may have, from the Linux Newbie Administrator Guide by Peter and Stan Klimas.
setfacl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: setfacl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
cmp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cmp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
expr - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: expr. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Write Bash FOR-loops
Instructions and examples for writing FOR-loops in a bash shell
dos2unix - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dos2unix. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
bc - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bc. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
test - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: test. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Add Calculations to a Bash Script
Learn about the number of syntax options you can use in the Bash programming language to evoke arithmetic evaluation of an expression.
Linux Command - xhost
Linux / Unix Command Library: xhost: graphical user interfaces server access control unix environments features of unix xhost command
sleep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sleep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Why And How To Use The Free ClamAV Linux...
What are the reasons for using the free Linux Antivirus package ClamAV and how do you install it.
source - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: source. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
pwd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pwd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Command vi vim - Unix Command gvim
Linux / Unix Command Library: vi, vim, gvim. Learn about their synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sshd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sshd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Understanding and Using "SUDO"...
Examples of typical uses of the command sudo
Linux Commands - Command Manual
A complete Linux commands linbrary. Manual pages for all Linux commands, from A to Z.
2 Ways To Fix The UEFI Bootloader When Dual...
If you are trying to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 8 but you find that your computer boots straight to Windows, follow this guide to fix the bootloader.
install - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: install. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Ubuntu With XFCE vs Xubuntu Linux
Ubuntu vs Xubuntu. Ubuntu has a classy desktop experience and great applications. Xubuntu is lightweight, fast and customisable. Which is best for you
lftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: lftp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
login - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: login. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sysctl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sysctl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
route - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: route. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sync. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Linux Administrators Guide to Showing and...
Linux System Administrator's Guide: Showing and setting time
Example uses of the command "time"
Examples of typical uses of the command time
eject - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: eject. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Commands and Shell Commands Libraries
[The Linux Command Library] contains two command linbraries: Linux command library and built-in shell library.
dir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
su - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: su. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
hosts.allow - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hosts.allow. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
cat - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cat. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
modprobe - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: modprobe. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Example uses of the command "less"
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alternatives - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: alternatives. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ldconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
w - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: w. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Mount" Commands
Examples of typical uses of the command mount
logger - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: logger. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
pkill - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pkill. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
vim - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: vim. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
script - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: script. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ld - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ld. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
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