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How To Compress Files Using The Linux Command...
This guide shows 16 practical uses of the zip command including fixing broken archives, creating split archives, encryption and more
top - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: top. 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.
ssh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ssh. 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.
wget - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wget. 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.
unzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: unzip. 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.
How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 And Linux Mint
This guide shows how to dual boot Linux Mint and Windows 8.1
gunzip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gunzip. 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.
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
The Ultimate Windows 8.1 And Ubuntu 15.10 Dual...
This guide provides the easiest and safest way to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 15.10
How To Create A UEFI Bootable Ubuntu USB Drive...
Create a UEFI bootable Ubuntu USB drive. Step 1, download Ubuntu and extract the ISO using 7-Zip
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.
mount - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mount. 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.
sudo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sudo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Brief Introduction to the Linux Shell Command...
Examples of typical uses of the command gzip
Example Uses Of The Linux grep Command
This guide shows how to use grep to match patterns with files and from the output of other commands.
rsync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rsync. 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.
more - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: more. 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.
diff - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: diff. 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.
33 Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 15.10
This guide provides a list of 30 things to do after installing Ubuntu including learning about the Unity interface and installing extra respositories
How To Create A UEFI Bootable Linux Mint USB...
This guide shows how to create a bootable Linux Mint USB drive using all versions of Windows including Windows 8.1 and Windows 10.
wc - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: wc. 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.
xxd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: xxd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
15 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.
zip - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: zip. 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.
ln - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ln. 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.
convert - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: convert. 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.
file - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: file. 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.
cp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cp. 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.
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.
hostname - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hostname. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Switching Between Workspaces - GNOME Desktop...
You can switch between workspaces in any of the following ways:
How to Pass Arguments to a Bash-Script
Instructions and examples for writing WHILE-loops in a bash shell
mail - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mail. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
arp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: arp. 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.
md5sum - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: md5sum. 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.
sort - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sort. 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
tcpdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: tcpdump. 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.
mkdir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: mkdir. 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.
hexdump - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hexdump. 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.
bash - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: bash. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Using the 'find' Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command find
sed - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sed. 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.
gedit - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: gedit. 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.
exec - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: exec. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Prepare Your Disk For Dual Booting Windows 8...
Use the Windows 8 disk management tool to prepare space for dual booting Windows 8 and Linux
uptime - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: uptime. 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.
wallpaper - Definition
Define wallpaper - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary.
Linux Shortcuts and Commands
Linux Shortcuts and Commands, from the Linux Newbie Administrator Guide by Peter and Stan Klimas.
pkill - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pkill. 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
sshd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sshd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
open - Linux Command - Unix Command
Need to know what you can do with open? Learn all about this Linux command.
rcp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rcp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Use the Unzip Command in Linux
Examples of typical uses of the command unzip
make - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: make. 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.
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.
ldd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ldd. 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.
strings - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: strings. 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.
shutdown - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shutdown. 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.
cricket
Define cricket - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary at About.com.
install - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: install. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to Switch to Console Mode in Ubuntu
Ubuntu Desktop Guide: Switch to Console mode
alternatives - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: alternatives. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Customise The Cinnamon Desktop Environment
This guide shows how to customize the Cinnamon desktop environment
useradd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: useradd. 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.
insmod - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: insmod. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
5 Linux Shell Script Examples Of The Bash For...
This guide shows 5 example of the BASH For Loop including basic iteration, ranges, steps, C notation and looping through files
uname - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: uname. 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.
sync - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sync. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Install Ubuntu on Windows 10 with this easy...
This guide shows you how to install Ubuntu using Windows 10 without harming your hard drive in 24 easy to follow steps complete with images.
GET - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: GET. 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
Example uses of the commands "nice" and "renice"
Examples of typical uses of the commands nice and renice
test - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: test. 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.
sh - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sh. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
view - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: view. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dir - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dir. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using "SED" Commands in Linux
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pwd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: pwd. 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.
rpm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: rpm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
5 Reasons To Use Linux Mint And Not Ubuntu
Linux Mint and Ubuntu are both built for ease of use and will appeal to the masses. Here are 5 reason why you should choose Linux Mint over Ubuntu
nm - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: nm. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ar - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ar. 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.
echo - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: echo. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Linux Newbie Administrator Guide
Linux Newbie Administrator Guide: 7.2 Word processing
chkconfig - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: chkconfig. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
setfacl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: setfacl. 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.
Ubuntu Unity Vs Ubuntu GNOME
Ubuntu Unity vs GNOME. The Unity desktop provides great desktop integration but how well does the GNOME version compete
crontab - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: crontab. 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.
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.
swapoff - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: swapoff. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
ash - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ash. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
hosts.deny - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: hosts.deny. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 And Debian Jessie
This is a step by step guide to dual booting Windows 8.1 and Debian
execvp - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: execvp. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
How to stop your computer booting straight to...
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.
webalizer
Define webalizer - from the Linux / Unix / Computing glossary at About.com.
Linux Commands - Command Manual
A complete Linux commands linbrary. Manual pages for all Linux commands, from A to Z.
ssh-keygen - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: ssh-keygen. 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.
How To Extract tar.gz Files
This guide shows how to extract tar.gz files using the Linux command line. It explains what the gz extension is and what a tar file is.
shred - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: shred. 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.
stat - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: stat. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
renice - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: renice. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
A Quick Guide to Using Linux "Sort" Commands...
Examples of typical uses of the command sort
sysctl - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: sysctl. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Adding Workspaces - GNOME Desktop Overview
Learn how to add workspaces to the GNOME desktop.
cat - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: cat. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
dd - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: dd. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
Example uses of the command "rcp"
Examples of typical uses of the command rcp
How To Create An Elementary OS Live USB Drive
This guide shows how to create a bootable Elementary OS USB drive which will work on all computers.
w - Linux Command - Unix Command
Linux / Unix Command Library: w. Learn about its synopsis, description, options, and examples.
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