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How to Kill a Process on Linux

In this guide we will be teaching you some of the easy ways to kill a process on a Linux based system. This tutorial touches on three commands that are designed to terminate processes by sending what is called a kill signal. These three commands are kill, pkill and killall. Read More...

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How to List Users on Linux-based Systems

In this guide you will be learning how easy it is to list all of the users on a Linux-based system. Listing users is as easy as reading the contents of the passwd file. We will also show you some simple ways to filter the returned data or check for a specific user. Read More...

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Why Not to Use chmod 777

Using chmod 777 is something that should always be avoided. Follow our guide to find out why and learn more about Linux permissions. This guide will also offer some alternatives you should try using instead of settings your permissions to 777 using chmod. Read More...

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Using NTP on Linux with Chrony

In this guide, you will be learning how to use NTP on your Linux device by using Chrony. Chrony is a newer take on the NTP that is designed to make synchronizing time more reliable even in areas where a network connection is intermittent. Read More...

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Guide to the nano Text Editor

In this guide, we will be showing you how to use nano on your Linux system. nano is by far one of the most straightforward and versatile text editors you can use on Linux. It is the perfect choice for beginners to command-line text editors. Read More...

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Using Two-Factor Authentication for SSH

In this guide, you will learn how to fortify your device's security by setting up two-factor authentication for your SSH connection. Adding 2FA will make it harder for users to brute force your SSH connection as it makes use of a continually regenerated code. Read More...

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Linux Commands Cheat Sheet

This Linux commands cheat sheet goes through most of the popular commands on a Linux based operating system. You will find this tutorial handy if you're new to Linux. It is still great for advanced users as it's easy to forget commands. Read More...