Linux cat Command

Display file’s contents to the standard output device (usually your monitor).

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Advanced Linux Commands to Make You Expert User

A alias The alias command is a way to keep your command /commands in a temporary variable. Unix commands using a shorter name than those that are usually associated with such commands. Syntax:alias shortName=”your custom command here”Example: alias wr=”cd /var/www/html” apt-get APT (Advanced Package Tool) is the command line tool to interact with this packaging system. There is already […]

What is .gz file in Linux and how to compress & decompress .gz file

Gzip or .gz is used to compress a file in order to reduce disk space, it is quite popular in Linux and UNIX operating systems for this reason. Gzip has been around since May 1996 and is still widely used today. The below examples showing the process of compressing gzip and unzipping .The compression technique can help […]

Linux Basic Commands

Command Description cat [filename] Display file’s contents to the standard output device (usually your monitor). cd /directorypath Change to directory. chmod [options] mode filename Change a file’s permissions. chown [options] filename Change who owns a file. clear Clear a command line screen/window for a fresh start. cp [options] source destination Copy files and directories. date […]