Linux For Beginners & Advanced Users
Tutorials, howtos, faqs, hacks, and tips about GNU/Linux operating systems for Linux users sorted by easy, intermediate and advanced level. ( rss feed ).
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command only use IPv6 or Ipv4 transport on a Debian or Ubuntu Linux server? [click to continue…]
do not want to use Adobe flash based speed testing site due to security concern on my desktop. How do I install Speedtest-cli on a CentOS Linux or Fedora Linux or Red Hat Enterise Linux (RHEL) for checking the Internet speed? [click to continue…]
ince Linux kernel version 2.6.29-rc1, Btrfs has been included in the mainline kernel. How do I download and build/compile the latest version of Btrfs on Linux? [click to continue…]
cp command copies files between hosts on a network using ssh for data transfer. How do I use scp toefacilitate the remote file transfer using Google Compute Engine virtual machines on a Linux, OS X or Unix-like system? [click to continue…]
‘ve RAID-1 based btrfs store backups on my person system and how do I mount a multi-volume btrfs filesystem using /etc/fstab file when my Linux server comes online? [click to continue…]
ow do I download, compile and install the latest version of the Linux kernel on a Debian Linux v8.x or Ubuntu Linux LTS home server or my laptop? How do I build and install a custom Linux kernel on a Debian or Ubuntu Linux based system? [click to continue…]
need to compile an application with ncurses library and header files. How do I install install ncurses libs and header files on a Linux operating system? How do I write a simple hello world program using the ncurses and compile it on a Linux? [click to continue…]
How can I find out information about a Linux container (LXC) such as CPU usage and memory usage from the command prompt? Is there is top command like a tool for lxc to monitor memory and cpu usage?
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‘ve three old hard drives: sized 60, 60 and 120 GB. And 200 GB of video files, which I need to store on these drives. How would I store all my files on three hard drive without split a file into pieces or creating RAID array? How can I combines a several mount points (partitions) into the single one on a Linux operating systems? [click to continue…]
ow do I find out my public IP address on the Linux and OS X Unix command line to use with my own bash shell script without using third party web site? Is there command-line option which will show my dynamic IP address on a Ubuntu or Fedora Linux? [click to continue…]