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HowTo: Open a Tar.gz File In Linux / Unix

I‘ve received a file called date.tar.gz. How do I open/extract/unpack a tar.gz file on Linux or Unix like operating systems using shell prompt?
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Linux / Unix: Find Inode Of a File Command

How do I find out an inode (index-node) of a file under Unix like operating systems?
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HowTo: Unix / Linux Remove (Delete) OpenSSH Server

I‘m new to Linux and my boss told me to remove ssh server as we don’t need to provide the remote login and file transfer capabilities of SSH. How do I disable and remove OpenSSH server?
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Where Is The Xorg.conf File Located under Unix / Linux / BSD?

I want to find and edit my xorg.conf file for tweaking and configure it for new settings. The problem is that I’m unable to find the file. According to my research, xorg.conf should in /etc/X11 or /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/ directory. I found directories but not the file in directories. How do I find the xorg.conf under Unix or Linux like operating systems?
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Howto: Send The Content Of a Text File Using mail Command In Unix / Linux

I‘d like to send an email with the content of a text file using mail command in Unix / Linux operating system. How do I do it?
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Could not chdir to home directory /root: No such file or directory Error and Solution

When I ssh into my server and login as t root user and I’m getting the following error on screen:

Could not chdir to home directory /root: No such file or directory

How do I fix this error under CentOS or Debian Linux server?
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Linux / Unix Shell Script: Get Current User Name

I am working on a shell script. I need to find out the current user name. How do I find out the current user name under Bash or Ksh shell running on Linux or Unix like operating systems?
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CentOS / RHEL / Scientific Linux 6 Enable & Install EPEL Repo

Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (or EPEL) is a Fedora Special Interest Group that creates, maintains, and manages a high quality set of additional packages for Enterprise Linux, including, but not limited to, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL),CentOS and Scientific Linux (SL). How do I enable it under CentOS 6 or RHLE 6 server?
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Find Out PHP Version installed On Unix / Linux Server

How do I find out php version under Linux operating systems? How do I find out php version under Unix like systems? How to find out what version of PHP is installed on my server?
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Linux: Neighbour Table Overflow Error and Solution

I setup a CentOS Linux based Linux server running as a gateway and firewall server. However, I’m getting the following messages in the /var/log/messages log file:

Dec 20 00:41:01 fw01 kernel: Neighbour table overflow.
Dec 20 00:41:01 fw01 last message repeated 20 times

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Dec 20 00:41:01 fw03 kernel: [ 8987.821184] Neighbour table overflow.
Dec 20 00:41:01 fw03 kernel: [ 8987.860465] printk: 100 messages suppressed.

Why does kernel throw “Neighbour table overflow” messages in syslog? How do I fix this problem under Debian / CentOS / RHEL / Fedora / Ubuntu Linux?
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