Linux cheat sheet

Help on any Unix command. RTFM!   man {command} Type man ls to read the manual for the ls command.   man {command} > {filename} Redirect help to a file to download.   whatis {command} Give short description of command. (Not on RAIN?)   apropos {keyword} Search for all Unix commands that match keyword, eg… Continue reading Linux cheat sheet

Unix cheat sheet

Telnet Telnet allows you to login, albeit insecurely, to any remote machine running a telnet server. Telnet will allow you to open a shell and use simple command line unix tools on the remote machine. >telnet fred In this example, imagine you are telnetting to a machine named “fred”. Sometimes you may have to use… Continue reading Unix cheat sheet