anacron

What is Anacron and usage of Anacron in Linux

Anacron is a service that runs after every system reboot, checking for any cron and at scheduled jobs that were to run while the system was down and hence, have not yet run. It scans the /etc/cron.hourly/0anacron file for three factors to determine whether to run these missed jobs. The

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unix-linux

Difference between soft links & hard links in Linux

Soft Link A soft link (symbolic link or a symlink) makes it possible to associate one file with another. It is similar to a shortcut in MS Windows where the actual file is resident somewhere in the directory structure but you may have multiple shortcuts or pointers with different names

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cpio command – copies, lists & extracts files to and from archives

Linux/UNIX cpio (copy in/out) command copies, lists, and extracts files to and from a single file or archives. Some of the options available with cpio command are listed in the below table . The cpio command requires that one of the o, i, or p options must be specified. Option

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10 Sed (Stream Editor) Command Examples

Overview : Sed is a stream editor in UNIX like operating system which is used for filtering and transforming text. Sed is derived originally from the basic line editor ‘ed’, an editor you will find on every unix system but one that is rarely used because of its difficult user

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SCP (Secure Copy) Command Tutorial with Practical Examples

Overview : This tutorial will help the system administrators to know how to securely copy files to remote linux servers from local linux machine & vice versa in UNIX like operating system.  SCP stands for Secure Copy ,it copies files between hosts over a  network.  It uses ssh for data

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shutter

Shutter – Screenshot Tool in Ubuntu Linux

Shutter is a screenshot tool in ubuntu linux. With the help of shutter we can take the screenshot of a particular area, window and full screen . We can apply different effects on screenshot image and can upload image file to image hosting site directly. Features of Shutter : It

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How to Install WordPress in Ubuntu 14.10

WordPress is a free open source blogging software and Content Management System(CMS) based on PHP and MySQL database. Managing wordpress blog or web site is very easy because of plugins (i.e for every requirement lots of WordPress Plugins are available) In this post we will discuss how to install latest

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