Understanding Linux Daemons

While reviewing instructions for Linux software, you may have come across mention of daemons. This somewhat obscure term is frequently used in reference to various pieces of utility software that allow your operating system to function properly. Everything from network management to file storage and resource usage is handled by these daemons, making them an Read More >

Understanding Linux Operating Systems

While there are many different versions of Linux available, it can be difficult to understand the differences between them. Depending on your individual preferences and system requirements, you may decide that one flavor of Linux operating system, also known as a distribution or distro, is best suited for your needs. In this article, we will Read More >

Reliable Linux Command Line Tutorials

The command line, or terminal, is a text only interface that lets you work on an operating system or server. It takes some time to learn to use the command line, but learning it means you’ll get more work done faster. Many common administration tasks are much quicker on the command line than in a Read More >

How to Find Your Server Python Version

Below we cover how to find your Linux server or workstation Python version using the terminal. This helps you ensure you meet requirements for installing web applications such as Ansible automation software. Find Python Version Login to SSH. Run the python -V or python –version command. If you type python -v (lowercase “v”), you’ll need Read More >

zip and unzip Commands – Basic Archiving

Learn how to create, extract, and list files within a compressed zip archive in Secure Shell (SSH), or cPanel Terminal, with the zip and unzip commands. Create an archive Extract Files List Archived Files Spend more time working on your website than setup with our Shared Business Hosting – Softaculous Instant Installer and WP-CLI ready Read More >

tar Command – Basic Archiving

Learn how to create, extract, and list files within a compressed tar archive in Secure Shell (SSH), or cPanel Terminal, with the tar command. Create an archive Extract Files List Archived Files Want to spend more time working on your website than setup? Check out our Shared Business Hosting with Softaculous Instant Installer and WP-CLI Read More >

Engrampa Archive Manager for Linux

In this article we’ll cover Engrampa, the default archive manager for many Linux desktop distributions using the MATE desktop environment (DE). This fork of File Roller archive manager covers many file types including .zip, .7z, .rar, .tar, and Brotli (.tar.br). Create an Archive Extract Files Do you prefer Debian-based server management? Get your own Cloud Read More >