Posts Tagged ‘Command Line’

The 7 Deadly Linux Commands

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

If you are new to Linux, chances are you will meet a stupid person perhaps in a forum or chat room that can trick you into using commands that will harm your files or even your entire operating system. To avoid this dangerous scenario from happening, I have here a list of deadly Linux commands that you should avoid.

Link: Junauza

9 Linux Commands You Should Know

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Just switched from Windows and still a bit scared about the command line? You shouldn’t be! The command line is a very powerful, fast and intuitive tool to get things done without clicking buttons and navigating through windows.

Link: The Tux Geek

Learn 10 Good UNIX Usage Habits

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

When you use a system often, you tend to fall into set usage patterns. Sometimes, you do not start the habit of doing things in the best possible way. Sometimes, you even pick up bad practices that lead to clutter and clumsiness. One of the best ways to correct such inadequacies is to conscientiously pick up good habits that counteract them. This article suggests 10 UNIX command-line habits worth picking up — good habits that help you break many common usage foibles and make you more productive at the command line in the process. Each habit is described in more detail following the list of good habits.

Link: IBM

Powerful Graphical Tools For Ubuntu

Monday, October 13th, 2008

Linux has a bad reputation of having to use the Command Line Interface (CLI) to do anything really useful. This article talks about some graphical interfaces for tools to get those “useful” things done

Link: iTWire