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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.

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Docs Roundup: Deep Learning Frameworks, New Linux Utility Guides, and More

Feb 17, 2022 by Linode
Catch up on our latest technical docs and guides, including deep learning frameworks, new Linux utility guides, and more.
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Choosing the Right Linux Distribution | Pros & Cons of the Top 7 Server Distros

In this video, we'll take a look at 7 different distributions of the Linux Operating System, as well as the pros and cons of each distro.
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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 more.
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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 more.
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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.
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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 and how to use ripgrep to perform file and text searches on your system.
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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 and how to make passwords & 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.
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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.
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SSH Key Authentication | How to Create SSH Key Pairs

Learn how to use SSH Key Pairs instead of simple usernames and passwords to securely connect to your Linux Servers.
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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 your Linux server can sustain.
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