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Linux ls Command Tutorial To List Files and Directories

ls is base command provided by all Linux distributions. We can use ls command to list files, folders or directories. In this tutorial we will look different use cases about ls. List Files and Directories We will start with a simple example. We will use ls command without an option. This will list...


How To Find File By Name In Linux?

Linux provides different tools to find file for different attributes. We can find files according to their size, name, modification time location etc. But one of the most used metric is finding file according to its name. In this tutorial we will look different tools to find files by name...


How to Deal With Dashed File Names Like Open, Remove?

Dash (-) have important role in Linux and other operating systems. It is used by commands to specify options and arguments. This popular use case may create problems if we have files those provides dash. Linux commands generally need explicit operations to cope with file names those starts with dash....


How To Linux Bash For Loop In Files?

Bash provides a lot of useful programming functionalities. for loop is one of the most useful of them. We can use for loop for iterative jobs. Linux system administrators generally uses for loop to iterate over files and folder. In this tutorial we will look how to use for loop to iterate...


Useful Linux Commands A System Administrator Should Know

Linux is command based operating system. Most of things are done in cli based environment bash . In this tutorial we will look popular and useful commands used by Linux system administrators and user. You can access detailed tutorials simply clicking links below. tr tr command is used to translate or delete...


Linux wc Command Word and Line Count Tutorial With Examples

Linux provides a lot of tools for text related operations. wc is one of them. This tool is a little tool less than 10 options. In this tutorial we will look how  to count bytes? How count words? How to count Lines? and How to use wc with other Linux commands...


Show Linux File Size

One of the most asked question about files in Linux is how can I list file sizes in different formats? In this post we will look different commands to get file sizes. Ls ls command is primary command to list and get information about files and directories in Linux. ls...


Linux ls Command Tutorial With Examples

Linux operating system provides a lot of different functionalities with different tools and commands. ls is the most used command in linux. ls is the arm and leg of Linux system administrator. ls provides a lot of different functionalities with different options. Man ls Man page of ls command can be retrieved like below.


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