Category: Unix/Linux Beginners

Build Packages From Source Using CheckInstall

How To Build Packages From Source Using CheckInstall

A while ago, we wrote about an utility called Fpm that helps to easily build linux packages for multiple Linux platforms. Today, we will discuss about CheckInstall which is also used to build Linux packages from...

Reptyr - Move A Running Process From One Terminal To Another

Reptyr – Move A Running Process From One Terminal To Another Without Closing It

Let us say, you are running a process in a remote server via a SSH session from your local system. You didn’t know that the remote job would take long time to complete. You just want...

Find Out The Connected State Of A Network Cable In Linux

How To Find Out The Connected State Of A Network Cable In Linux

In this brief tutorial, we are going to learn how to find out whether the network cable is connected or not with the Network interface card. You can directly go and check the physical network...

instant coding answers

How To Get Instant Coding Answers Via Commandline In Linux

Are you a programmer? I’ve got a good news for you. You can now get instant coding answers via commandline using ‘howdoi’ utility in Unix-like operating systems. You don’t have to google or refer any other...

Install Linuxbrew, the common package manager for Linux and Mac OS X

Linuxbrew – A Common Package Manager For Linux And Mac OS X

Homebrew is a free and open source package management system specially designed for Apple’s Mac OS operating system. It is written using Ruby programming language, and it comes preinstalled with Mac OS. As you might know,...

Display CPU Usage From Commandline

How To Display CPU Usage From Commandline

This tutorial describes how to display CPU usage from commandline using mpstat utility. Most of us use top command to show the CPU usage and the running processes. Just like top command, mpstat also displays the...

Clear A Specific Command From Bash History In Linux

How To Clear A Specific Command From Bash History In Linux

As we all know, history command is used to view the list of recently-executed commands in Terminal. Not just commands, It will show you the list of recent activities in your Terminal. Every commands you...