The cpio command is one of the most commonly used Linux back up tools. The cpio command has two unusual features. Unlike tar , in which the files to back up are typed in as part of the command, cpio reads the files to work with from the standard input (in other words, the screen). […]
Camorama is a GNOME 2 Webcam application featuring various image filters, it allows you to view videos from your webcam and apply various image filters to it, and can also upload images via ftp. This methode was tested under debian 5 and should work under ubuntu too .
The idea behind operating different services at different runlevels essentially revolves around the fact that different systems can be used in a different ways. Some services cannot be used until the system is in a particular state, or mode, such as ready for more than one user or has networking available.
TAR is usually used to create archive of entires directory and after the tar process we usually compress it in a GZIP file, tar is considered as the easiest and simplest way to make a backup for files and folders in Linux.
You can use sendEmail to send emails from the terminal, SendEmail is a lightweight, command line SMTP email client. If you have the need to send email from a command line, this free program is perfect: simple to use and feature rich.It was designed to be used in bash scripts, batch files, Perl programs and […]
Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix/. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing and much more. Webmin removes the need to manually edit Unix configuration files like /etc/passwd, and lets you manage a system from the console or remotelyyou can also create backups for […]
This is a serie of lessons of “Basic Commands “ that focuses on command-line usage, in this serie you will learn the tools and tricks of the command line, which are in many cases faster, more powerfull, and more flexible than GUIprogram. Today in this part i will show you the main commands to compress/decompress […]