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Linux is the kernel that powers the cloud. This section contains content related to Linux, Linux distributions, web servers, and system administration.

Install aaPanel with Linode’s One-Click Marketplace App | Free and Open-Source Hosting Control Panel

aaPanel is an open-source web hosting control panel alternative which enables you to host multiple websites and set up advanced server configurations with a GUI interface. Use aaPanel to host your personal sites or resell web hosting powered by Linode infrastructure.

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Git on Linux Simplified | How to Setup Your First Repository and Use Version Control

In this video, we'll take a look at using git for version control of files. Git is handy for keeping track of edits to code and gives you the ability to clone other repositories, or publish to your own. Git is very popular with developers and programers, but can be used for almost anything text-related.

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Master the Linux Command Line: Background & Foreground Jobs to Swap Tasks with the fg and bg Command

In this video, we'll take a look at how to send tasks to the background, and then bring them to the foreground in Linux. This can helps get the current task out of the way so you can switch to something else, without having to use multiple terminal windows.

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Three Modern Unix Commands that will Change the Way You Search For Files

In this video, we'll take a look at the ripgrep suite of utilities. Specifically we'll cover how to use ripgrep to perform file and text searches on your system. We'll also cover 2 of the extended rgrep utilities from the Modern Unix Suite.

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Seven Simple Ways to Manage User Accounts in Linux with the chage Command

In this video, we'll take a look at Linux account expiration. Specifically we'll cover how to make passwords or even entire accounts expire using the chage command.

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How to Utilize the Usermod Utility in Linux to Perform User Maintenance with a Linode Cloud Server

In this video, we will cover the various ways you can utilize the Usermod command in Linux to perform user maintenance actions. The Usermod command is a powerful utility that is a great asset in the Linux SysAdmin toolbelt.

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Deploy a Python Web App from Scratch

You got your Python Web Application working in a local environment! But now what? This series helps you successfully run your app in a production environment, walking you through the process from start to finish on the Linode Cloud Platform. Once you’re comfortable with the basics of Python development, build on your experience using popular and scalable tools […]
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The apt Package Manager | Top Docs with Jay LaCroix

Advanced Package Tool, more commonly known as APT, is a package management system for Debian, Ubuntu, and other similar Linux distributions. This video aims to walk you through using APT and its command-line tools to perform common functions related to package management.

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SSH Key Authentication | How to Create SSH Key Pairs

There’s a good chance you’ve been using SSH (Secure Shell) to access your Linode from your computer. In this video, we’ll cover how to generate and use SSH Key Pairs for easily and securely logging into your server.

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Use iperf to diagnose Linux network speed | Top Docs

iPerf is a command-line tool used to measure the maximum network throughput a server can handle. It is particularly useful when experiencing network speed issues, as you can use iPerf to determine which server is unable to reach maximum throughput.

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How to use chmod | Manage File Permissions in Linux

The chmod command allows users to change read and write permissions in Unix systems. In this video, we will show you how to modify file and directory permissions with chmod.
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Linux for Programmers #12 | Advanced Linux Commands

Welcome back to another Linux for Programmers tutorial! In this video, I'll be covering more Linux commands, specifically more advanced commands that you may not use as frequently, but are useful nonetheless.
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