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unzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: unzip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Example uses of the Linux Command zip
Examples of typical uses of the command zip
ls - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ls. 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.
find - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: find. 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.
ssh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ssh. 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.
wget - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wget. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Using the 'find' Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command find
mount - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mount. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
curl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: curl. 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.
ps - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ps. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
zip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zip. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
sed - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sed. 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.
grep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: grep. 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.
less - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: less. 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.
adduser - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: adduser. 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
A Quick Guide to Using "SED" Commands in Linux
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diff - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: diff. 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.
How to Use the Unzip Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command unzip
mail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
traceroute - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: traceroute. 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.
tail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tail. 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.
telnet - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: telnet. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Shell Command...
Examples of typical uses of the command gzip
Linux Commands - Command Library - Man Pages
Linux Commands Man Pages: Command Name, Synopsis, Description, Options, and more.
ln - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ln. 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.
date - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: date. 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
mv - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mv. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
shutdown - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shutdown. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Use the FTP Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command ftp
Linux Shortcuts and Commands
Linux Shortcuts and Commands, from the Linux Newbie Administrator Guide by Peter and Stan Klimas.
tcpdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tcpdump. 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.
bash - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bash. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
make - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: make. 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.
display - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: display. 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.
useradd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: useradd. 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.
The Beginner's Guide to Operating Systems
An introduction to operating systems and the advantages of Unix operating systems.
more - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: more. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Sort" Commands...
Examples of typical uses of the command sort
df - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: df. 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.
convert - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: convert. 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.
How to Install/Uninstall .deb Files in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Install/uninstall .deb files
time - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: time. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
egrep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: egrep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
wc - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wc. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
rpm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rpm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Wiki
Define Wiki - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary at About.com.
setfacl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: setfacl. 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
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Mount" Commands
Examples of typical uses of the command mount
tar - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tar. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
netstat - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: netstat. 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.
file - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: file. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
chkconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: chkconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Command "wget"
Examples of typical uses of the command wget
exec - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: exec. 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.
siege
Define siege - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary at About.com.
patch - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: patch. 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.
uptime - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: uptime. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Quick Guide to Listing Mounted Devices...
Kubuntu Desktop Guide: List mounted devices in a terminal
md5sum - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: md5sum. 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.
How to Switch to Console Mode in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Switch to Console mode
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.
arp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: arp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
init - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: init. 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.
sleep - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sleep. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Switching Between Workspaces - GNOME Desktop...
You can switch between workspaces in any of the following ways:
pkill - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pkill. 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.
ldd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
killall - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: killall. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Understanding and Using "SUDO"...
Examples of typical uses of the command sudo
source - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: source. 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.
script - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: script. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
lftp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: lftp. 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.
How to Write Bash WHILE-loops
Instructions and examples for writing WHILE-loops in a bash shell
dd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dd. 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.
Linux Command uniq - Unix Command uniq
Linux / Unix Command Library: uniq. 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.
rename - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rename. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dos2unix - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dos2unix. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Linux Administrators Guide to Showing and...
Linux System Administrator's Guide: Showing and setting time
Everything You Need to Know about Linux and 10...
What makes it the best choice as the operating system for PCs for millions of people around the world. Page 2.
man - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: man. 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.
modprobe - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: modprobe. 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.
hosts.allow - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hosts.allow. 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.
syslog.conf - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: syslog.conf. 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.
Linux Command - xhost
Linux / Unix Command Library: xhost: graphical user interfaces server access control unix environments features of unix xhost command
How to Use "CD" Shell Commands in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command cd
su - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: su. 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.
test - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: test. 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
ld - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ld. 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.
fdisk - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: fdisk. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
csh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: csh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
signal - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: signal. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
The Easy Way to Securely Copy Files in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command scp
nm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: nm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to List Devices on Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: List devices
which - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: which. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
fsck - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: fsck. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
crontab - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: crontab. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
syslogd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: syslogd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Commands - Command Manual
A complete Linux commands linbrary. Manual pages for all Linux commands, from A to Z.
sendmail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sendmail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
gpg - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gpg. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Example uses of the command "less"
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finger - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: finger. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
last - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: last. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Use Linux Ping Commands
Examples of typical uses of the command ping
dir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Shell Commands Libraries - Linux Unix
References for A-Z shell commands used on Linux and Unix.
usermod - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: usermod. 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.
install - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: install. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
zcat - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zcat. 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.
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