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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.

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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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

In this video, we will show you how to modify file and directory permissions with chmod, a commonly used Linux command.
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Linux for Programmers #11 | Key Authentication (RSA & FTP)

In this video, we will explore the concept of secure Key Authentication using RSA private and public keys.
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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

In this video, Jay LaCroix shows how to use a custom script written by Linode that installs ClamAV and scans a system for vulnerabilities.
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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, two of the most powerful tools in Linux.
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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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