cheat sheet

I‘m a new Linux system administrator and wanted to perform software installation and maintenance. I’ve downloaded a file called awstats.i386.rpm and how do I install it under CentOS / RHEL / Suse / Fedora / Redhat Linux?

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Q. How do I open or uncompress .gz extension file under Linux or UNIX computer? A. The .gz file extension are created using Gzip program which reduces the size of the named files using Lempel-Ziv coding (LZ77). gunzip / gzip is software application used for file compression. gzip is short for GNU zip; the program […]

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Q. How can I install or upgrade an RPM package under CentOS / RHEL / Fedora / Suse Linux? A. To install or upgrade an rpm file or package you need to use rpm command. RPM is a RPM Package Manager (originally called Red Hat Package Manager). Both Novell Suse Linux and Red Hat Linux […]

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