How To Archive Files And Directories In Linux – Part 1

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-archive-files-and-directories-in-linux-part-1/ In our previous tutorial, we discussed how to compress and decompress files using gzip and bzip2 programs. In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to archive files … Read more

How To Compress And Decompress Files In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-compress-and-decompress-files-in-linux/ Compressing is quite useful when backing up important files and also sending large files over Internet. Please note that compressing an already compressed file adds extra overhead, hence you … Read more

Transfer Files From Computer To Mobile Devices By Scanning QR Codes

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/transfer-files-from-computer-to-mobile-devices-by-scanning-qr-codes/ Transferring files from a Computer to a smartphone is not a big deal. You can do this by mounting the mobile phone on your system using an USB cable, … Read more

How To Find If A CPU Supports Virtualization Technology (VT)

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-find-if-a-cpu-supports-virtualization-technology-vt/ We already knew how to check if your Linux OS is 32 bit or 64 bit and how to find if your Linux system is physical or virtual machine. … Read more

How To Edit Multiple Files Using Vim Editor

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-edit-multiple-files-using-vim-editor/ Sometimes, you will find yourself in a situation where you want to make changes in multiple files or you might want to copy the contents of one file to … Read more

The Grep Command Tutorial With Examples For Beginners

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-grep-command-tutorial-with-examples-for-beginners/ In this tutorial, we are going to learn about “grep” command. Grep stands for Global regular expression print. As the name implies, Grep is used to search text files … Read more

The Type Command Tutorial With Examples For Beginners

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-type-command-tutorial-with-examples-for-beginners/ The Type command is used to find out the information about a Linux command. As the name implies, you can easily find whether the given command is an alias, … Read more

How To Quickly Monitor Multiple Hosts In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-quickly-monitor-multiple-hosts-in-linux/ There are plenty of monitoring tools out there to monitor local and remote Linux systems. One fine example is Cockpit. Those tools, however, are either bit complicated to install … Read more

How To Resume Partially Downloaded File Using Wget

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-resume-partially-downloaded-file-using-wget/ Today, I was testing FreeTube, an open source YouTube Desktop player in my Arch Linux Linux desktop. I was using “wget” to download the latest version of FreeTube from … Read more

Some Random One-liner Linux Commands [Part 3]

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/random-one-liner-linux-commands-part-3/ This is the third part of “some random one-liner Linux commands” article series. As you might already noticed, we collect all commands that we share daily via image templates … Read more

How To Create A Script Of A Linux Command

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/create-script-linux-command/ How do you create a script of a Linux command? So, you can simply run the script to get the output of a lengthy and complex command’s output easily. … Read more

How To Run A Command For A Specific Time In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/run-command-specific-time-linux/ The other day I was transferring a large file using rsync to another system on my local area network. Since it is very big file, It took around 20 … Read more

How To Add Line Numbers To Text Files On Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/add-line-numbers-text-files-linux/ Ever wondered how to add line numbers to the standard output of text files on your Linux? This brief guide explains how you can add line numbers to a … Read more

How To Easily Correct Misspelled Bash Commands In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/easily-correct-misspelled-bash-commands-linux/ I know, I know! You could just hit the UP arrow to bring up the command you just ran, and navigate to the misspelled word using the LEFT/RIGHT keys, … Read more

How To Find If A Package Is Installed Or Not In Linux And Unix

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-find-if-a-package-is-installed-or-not-in-linux-and-unix/ A while ago, we learned how to find a package version in Linux. Today, we will see how to find if a package is installed or not in Unix-like … Read more

Zsync – A File Transfer Utility To Download Only The New Parts Of A File

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/zsync-file-transfer-utility-download-new-parts-file/ Just because Internet plans are getting cheaper every day, you shouldn’t waste your data by repeatedly downloading the same stuff over and over. The one fine example is downloading … Read more

How To Search The Web From Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/search-web-terminal/ A while ago, we wrote about Surfraw, a commandline interface to popular search engines and 100+ websites. Surfraw helps you to search for anything from Internet from Terminal. Today, … Read more

Some Random One-liner Linux Commands [Part 2]

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/random-one-liner-linux-commands-part-2/ If you are following our social network pages, you might have noticed that we share some one-liner Linux commands via image templates everyday. Those commands are just single line … Read more

How To Resume Partially Transferred Files Over SSH Using Rsync

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-resume-partially-downloaded-or-transferred-files-using-rsync/ There are chances that the large files which are being copied over SSH using SCP command might be interrupted or cancelled or broken due to various reasons such as … Read more

CloudFlair – Find Origin Servers Of Websites Protected By CloudFlare

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/cloudflair-find-origin-servers-websites-protected-cloudflare/ Cloudflare is one of the popular web performance and security company that offers CDN, DNS, DDoS protection and security for millions of websites. It acts as a middle man … Read more

Pet – A Simple Command-line Snippet Manager

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/pet-simple-command-line-snippet-manager/ We can’t remember all the commands, right? Yes. Except the frequently used commands, it is nearly impossible to remember some long commands that we rarely use. That’s why we … Read more

How To Lock The Keyboard And Mouse, But Not The Screen In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/lock-keyboard-mouse-not-screen-linux/ My 4-years-old niece is a curious-kid. She loves “Toy story” movie series very much. When the Toy story movie is on, she became so focused and her eyes are … Read more

Ccat – Colorize Cat Command Output

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/ccat-colorize-cat-command-output/ As you might already know, Cat, acronym for concatenate, is an Unix command to view, combine, and copy text files. This command is one of the most frequently used … Read more