BIP KB Tag: Linux Basics

An Introduction To The Linux Terminal

Introduction To Linux Terminal This tutorial is part 1 of 4 in the series: Getting Started with Linux. This tutorial, which is the first in a series that teaches Linux basics to get new users on their feet, covers getting started with the Linux terminal, the Linux command line, and executing commands. If you are new to Linux, you will want to familiarize yourself with the terminal, as it is the standard way to interact with a Linux s...
By jack, January 23, 2015


Basic Linux Navigation And File Management

This tutorial is part 2 of 4 in the series: Getting Started with Linux Introduction to File Management If you do not have much experience working with Linux systems, you may be overwhelmed by the prospect of controlling an operating system File Management from the command line. In this guide, we will attempt to get you up to speed with the basics. This guide will not cover everything you need to know to effectively use a Linux syst...
By justin, January 23, 2015


An Introduction To Linux Permissions

This tutorial is part 3 of 4 in the series: Getting Started with Linux Introduction Linux Permissions Linux is a multi-user OS that is based on the Unix concepts of file ownership and permissions to provide security, at the file system level. If you are planning on improving your Linux skills, it is essential that have a decent understanding of how Linux ownership and Linux permissions work. There are many intricacies when dealing w...
By frank, January 23, 2015


An Introduction To Linux I/O Redirection

This tutorial is part 4 of 4 in the series: Getting Started with Linux Introduction Linux Redirection The Linux redirection capabilities built into Linux provide you with a robust set of tools used to make all sorts of tasks easier to accomplish. Whether you're writing complex software or performing file management through the command line, knowing how to manipulate the different I/O streams in your environment will greatly increa...
By yang-li, January 23, 2015


Ten Linux Commands For Beginners

Introduction to basic Linux Commands If you are new to Linux VPS Hosting, this article is for you. As everyone needs to learn from somewhere, we are going to use this space to present 10 basic Linux commands which every budding Linux system admin needs to know. With that said, let’s get on with it. CD cd The CD command is the change directory command. CD, as its name suggests, allows users to jump and change from one direc...
By bobby, March 18, 2015