Linux Commands

Fasd - Alternative Tool for Autojump to Quick Access Linux Filesystem

fasd

Fasd is a command-line productivity booster that offers quick access to linux files and directories for POSIX shells (Portable Operating System Interface). It is the similar tool like autojump, z and v used to navigate filesystem. Fasd keeps track of [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Stop Process Using Kill Command in Linux

The kill command is used on Linux and other Unix-like operating systems ( Solaris,  AIX, HP-Unix, Mac). It doesn’t matter which operating system you are using to terminate processes without having to log out or reboot the computer. A process [...]

Shaha Alam 3:00 am

Linux SSH Commands Tutorial with Examples

SSH is a popular, powerful, software-based approach to network security. It is used for logging into a remote machine and for executing commands on a remote machine. Whenever data is sent by a computer to the network, ssh will automatically encrypt [...]

Shaha Alam 3:00 am

14 Linux ps Command Practical Examples

show in hierarchy

As an Operating System which inspired from Unix, Linux has a built-in tool to capture current processes on the system. From 'ps' manual page, it gives a snapshot of the current processes. It will “capture” the system condition at a single [...]

Pungki Arianto 8:00 pm

Linux Commands Cheat Sheet in Black & White

Keep this Linux command cheat sheet on your desk printed, I am sure you will learn them quickly and will be a Linux expert very soon. We have added had both pdf and image (png) format of the cheat sheet. [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 3:00 am

How to Use Dig Command in Linux (10 Examples)

Bulk query using text file

Dig is a short from 'Domain Information Groper'. It performs DNS lookups and displays the answers that are returned from the name server(s) that were queried. This tool is an alternative DNS lookup tool, nslookup. Unless it is told to [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

Linux host Command Explained for Beginners (8 Examples)

Display detail information

Host command is a simple utility for performing DNS lookups in Linux. With this command, we can translate names into IP Addresses and vice versa. Here in the article I will show you some examples of using host command in [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

Linux head Command Tutorial with Examples

View multiple files

In a previous article, we learned how to use the tail command and its different options. The head command is used to print the first few lines of a text file. By default, the head command prints the first 10 lines of [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

Linux more Command Explained with Examples

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If you are used to working with Linux, you will find a lot of file text in Linux world. Configuration files and log files are usually kept in text format. But those files usually has long content. You can not [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

10 Linux Touch Command with Examples

Create multiple files

But do know it that the main function of touch command is not create an empty file? We may use touch command in Linux to create an empty file. Of course, we can use another command such as vi, nano [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

10 Practical Linux mv Commands - Moving or Rename File/Directory

Backup option

After knowing about 15 copy commands, the next command which is related is mv command. When you want to move files from one place to another and you don’t want to duplicate it, then mv command is absolutely right for [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

How to Use Linux rm Command with Examples

Force remove

When a file no longer needed, we may delete it to save storage space. On the Linux system, we can use rm command to do it. Linux rm is a command to delete a file/directory without confirmation by default. Because [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

Linux pwd command - Know Your Current Working Directory

pwd version

Where you are inside a deep directory, sometimes you may want to know where exactly you are. With this pwd command, you can do it. Linux pwd is a command to print the name of current/working directory. When we are [...]

Pungki Arianto 8:00 pm

Guide on the Usage of Linux CD Command with 10 Examples

cd command linux

cd command is one of the most basic and common commands used among Linux users, but this is not limited only to Linux systems and this is also available in operating systems such as Unix, DOS, OS/2, AmigaOS, Windows, ReactOS. [...]

Raghu 11:09 am