Linux is an Operating System that have been successfully developed in years and proved to be good and reliable system. The Linux
systems have been used as an OS in vast and huge systems. Its various distro has different flavors for different uses. I have pointed
out few but useful basic commands that can help newcomers to learn and use the Linux Operating System.
Firstly, the common linux distributions are:-
3. Red Hat
5. Cent OS
6. Open Suse
7. Arch Linux
8. Free BSD
The commands are as follows….
initially, we have to know that
# : Denotes the super(root) user
$ : Denotes the normal user
To copy files
To move files. The original file will be removed.
To change directory
Show the amount of disk space used on each mounted file system
Logs the current user off the system.
Show the name of the current working directory
Shuts the system down
to find a file
Display the current date and time
To create a directory
To remove or delate a directory or folder
To change the file owner or group
To change the file permission
Clears the terminal screen
Reboots the system
Delete the file
to create a new user
to create a new password
Display the current user logged in
Exit the terminal
log in as a root user
Display the system name
Display the network configuration
Check if the target machine is reachable
26. uname –a
display the general system information
Tune in for more of the Linux materials !!!