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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.

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

There’s a good chance you’ve been using SSH (Secure Shell) to access your Linode from your computer.
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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.
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Connect a Domain to a Linode Server | Linux for Programmers #14

In this tutorial, we'll show you how to connect a domain to your Linode server.
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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 #11 | Key Authentication (RSA & FTP)

In this video, we'll be talking about public and private key authentication (RSA).
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Shell Scripts | Linux for Programmers #10

In this continuation of our Linux for programmers series, we're going to be covering shell scripts within Linux.
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How to Scan Linux for Vulnerabilities with ClamAV

Running a system scan using ClamAV can help you investigate a system that you suspect might be compromised or infected. This video shows steps to use an automated script created by Linode that installs ClamAV and runs a system scan and also includes manual steps to install ClamAV and run a system scan.
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Docs Roundup: Available Linux Distribution Updates, nftables, and More

Aug 4, 2021 by Linode
Catch up on the latest technical guides from Linode.
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The most powerful Linux Command

In this Linux for programmers tutorial, we'll cover the grep command and regular expressions.
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Linux for Programmers #8 | Text Editors: Nano, Vim, Emacs

In this Linux for programmers tutorial, we're going to be discussing some common Linux text editors, and how to use them.
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Intro to AlmaLinux | CentOS Alternative

AlmaLinux OS is an open-source, community-driven Linux operating system that fills the gap left by the discontinuation of the CentOS Linux stable release. In this video, we'll go through deploying an AlmaLinux instance with Linode.
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