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Adding a second drive to LVM
(Oct 16, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

We have all been in the situation where we ran out of space, and need to add another drive.

Linux find NVMe SSD temperature using command line
(Oct 16, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Nixcraft: NVMe is an acronym for Non-Volatile Memory Express.

How to Install and Configure an NFS Server on CentOS 8
(Oct 14, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

With NFS, you can mount remote directories on your system and work with the files on the remote machine as if they were local files.

System Cleaner BleachBit 2.3 Switches To GTK+ 3, Includes Much Faster File Scanning
(Oct 14, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

BleachBit, a system cleaner (and more) for Linux and Windows, was updated to version 2.3

A detailed look at Ubuntu’s new experimental ZFS installer
(Oct 11, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ars Technica: Let's take a sneak ZFS peek under the hood of Ubuntu Eoan Ermine's latest build.

Viewing files and processes as trees on Linux
(Oct 11, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Network World: A look at three Linux commands - ps, pstree and tree - for viewing files and processes in a tree-like format.

How To Create Persistent Live USB On Ubuntu
(Oct 10, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

This tutorial will teach you how to create persistent Live USB using Mkusb tool on Ubuntu and its variants like Linux mint.

How to Use Foremost to Recover Deleted Files in Linux
(Oct 08, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Recovering deleted files isn't easy, but it isn't impossible.

How To Create Directories Named With Current Date / Time / Month / Year
(Oct 08, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This brief tutorial describes how to create directories named with current date, time, month and year from commandline in Linux.

MySQL Backup and Restore Commands for Database Administration
(Oct 07, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article shows you several practical examples on how to perform various backup operations of MySQL databases

How to find the largest files on Linux ?
(Oct 07, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Most of us have installed tens of applications in our machines

Hard drive shredding on Linux
(Oct 07, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

When we delete a file from a filesystem, the data is not physically removed

Samba 4.12 Bringing Much Faster Encryption Performance With GnuTLS
(Oct 03, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Samba 4.12 for SMB3 file transfers with encryption will be an order of 4~6 times faster than current performance levels

How To Use tar Command Through Network Over SSH Session
(Oct 03, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

One can use the tar command over ssh sessions to transfer archives, files, backups and hard drive images securely

How to Manipulate Filenames Having Spaces and Special Characters in Linux
(Oct 02, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Some files are trickier to manage than others...

How to Write to Windows Partition In Linux
(Oct 02, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you've mounted your Windows partition in Linux, you may find that you are not able to write to it.

How to Clear the DropBox Cache on Ubuntu
(Oct 01, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how you can clear the Dropbox cache both through the UI and the command line on Ubuntu Linux.

How to Install FreeBSD 12.0 with ZFS Filesystem
(Oct 01, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to install the latest version of FreeBSD 12.0 on ZFS

How to Mount an exFAT Drive on Debian
(Oct 01, 2019, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

exFAT is a proprietary Microsoft file system optimized for flash memory devices such as SD cards and USB flash drives.

How to Format USB Drives and SD Cards on Linux
(Sep 26, 2019, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to format a USB Drive or SD Card on Linux using the parted utility.

How to Extract Tar Bz2 File
(Sep 25, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Bzip2 is one of the most popular algorithms for compressing tar files.

Rsync (Remote Sync) - Rsync Command Examples and Usage
(Sep 25, 2019, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: The rsync command allows the Linux administrator to synchronize files between local and remote system.

3 quick tips for working with Linux files
(Sep 25, 2019, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Linux provides lots of commands for finding, counting, and renaming files. Here's a look at some useful choices.

Btrfs & XFS File-Systems See More Fixes With Linux 5.4
(Sep 20, 2019, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The mature XFS and Btrfs file-systems continue seeing more fixes and cleaning with the now in-development Linux 5.4 kernel.

How to recover deleted files with foremost on Linux
(Sep 19, 2019, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Foremost is a very useful open source forensic utility which is able to recover deleted files using the technique called data carving

Delete Files That Have Not Been Accessed For A Given Time On Linux
(Sep 17, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

This brief guide explains how to delete files that have not been accessed for a given time using Tmpwatch or Tmpreaper on Linux.

Gunzip Command in Linux
(Sep 16, 2019, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Gunzip is a command-line tool for decompressing Gzip files.

9 Tools to Monitor Linux Disk Partitions and Usage in Linux
(Sep 15, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Monitoring storage device(s) space usage is one of the most important tasks of a SysAdmin

How To Delete Files Older Or Newer Than N Days Using find (With Extra Examples)
(Sep 12, 2019, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to delete files older or newer than N days, with extra examples like matching only files using a particular extension, and more.

Four Simple Steps to Sync Your Backup to a Remote Server Using the rsync Command
(Sep 10, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: The rsync command allows the administrator to synchronize the local backup with the remote server.

How to Remove Symbolic Links in Linux
(Sep 09, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to remove symbolic links using the rm, unlink, and find commands.

How to Automatically Clean Your Linux PC with Cruftbuster
(Sep 06, 2019, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to install and use Cruftbuster to clean a Linux PC.

A quick introduction to the Linux filesystem for Windows users
(Sep 06, 2019, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

This quick tour offers a non-threatening introduction for DOS/Windows users to the not-so-different Linux filesystem structure

What is Memory Ballooning?
(Sep 06, 2019, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseStorageForum: Memory ballooning is an effective approach to memory management in hypervisor virtualization technology, though it comes with some trade-offs.

Rm Command in Linux
(Sep 04, 2019, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

rm is a command-line utility for removing files and directories.

Use fallocate Command to Create Files of Specific Size in Linux
(Sep 04, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

The fallocate is one of the lesser known commands for creating files.

A Closer Look at the 'Trojan Horse' That is exFAT Inside Linux
(Sep 03, 2019, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

techrights: Microsoft and its boosters (media insiders) spread the illusion that Microsoft is "opening up"

How to Create and Use Swap File on Linux
(Sep 03, 2019, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 itsfoss: Learn the concept of swap file in Linux, why it is used and its advantages over the traditional swap

Microsoft Wants Linux to Use exFAT for the Same Reasons it Wants Everybody to Use OOXML
(Aug 30, 2019, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

techrights: Contrary to what Microsoft-dominated media is trying to tell us, Linux does not need exFAT

Storj Labs advances decentralized cloud storage platform
(Aug 30, 2019, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Much like Uber doesn't own its own cars, Storj Labs relies on a network of storage node operators to power its decentralized cloud storage platform.

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