Ubuntu is very popular Linux distributions used by end and enterprise users. I all ready use Ubuntu KDE or Kubuntu for my daily usage. Newbies generally asks for commands for basic usage of Ubuntu distribution. In thsi tutorial we will examine these commands to manage Linux in a simple way.
sudo is used to get administrative or root privileges to make changes system level. We can get more information about
sudo command from following tutorial.
apt-get is very popular package manager used to install, update and remove applications in
deb based distributions like Ubuntu, Debian, Mint.
tr command is used to translate or delete characters in the given text.
ps command is used to list and get detailed information about processes
dd is used to read and write bulk data in a raw way.
ping is used for network diagnostics.
scp is used for secure file transfer
vi / vim
vi/ vim is used for text editing
cd is used to navigate paths
cp is used to copy file and folders
tar is used to archive given file and folders.
alias is used to create shortcuts for commands
ssh is used to connect remote systems securely
ls is used to list files and folders
tee is used to redirect output
grep is used to filter given text
rm command is used to remove files and folders
sed is used to filter text
ln is used create hard and soft symbolic links
wc is used to count words, lines and characters in given text
chmod is used to to change file and folder permissions
shutdown is used to shutdown and restart system
rsync is used to sync files between systems
mv is used to rename and move file and folders