Tools

View the Beginning of Text Files with head

Use the Linux command head to view the beginning of a text file

Create File System Links with ln

Create hard and symbolic links with ln on Linux Systems.

How to Use Nano Text Editor Commands in Linux

This tutorial will teach you how to install and use Nano text editor to create and edit files in Linux.

Synchronize files with Unison

Use unison to synchronize files between two machines.

Schedule Tasks with Cron

Using cron to run programs at specified times on your Linux server.

Limiting Access with SFTP Jails on Debian and Ubuntu

Restricting remote users to their home directories, only allowing access to SFTP for transferring files.

Load Testing Web Servers with Siege

Load testing your web server with regression testing and benchmarking utility Siege

Manipulate Text from the Command Line with sed

Practical examples for using sed to transform text files and streams.

Introduction to Rsync

This guide provides an introduction to rsync, the incremental file transfer utility.

Download Resources from the Command Line with wget

Use wget to download files on the command line

Find Files in Linux, Using the Command Line

Use the Find command from the Linux command line to locate files in a file system

View and Follow the End of Text Files with tail

Use the Linux command tail to view and follow the end of text files.

Archiving and Compressing files with GNU Tar and GNU Zip

Use GNU tools to compress and archive files.

How to Use the Date Command in Linux

This tutorial will teach you how to generate and manipulate dates using the Linux date command including examples and help with formatting.

Manipulate Lists with sort and uniq

Use the sort and uniq Linux utilities to manage and order

Use Killall and Kill Commands to Stop Processes on Linux

Learn how to use Linux commands Killall and Kill to manage and kill processes on Linux distributions in this simple tutorial.