To archive and compress a directory called 'target' in the current working directory into a file...How do I create a symbolic link?
A symbolic link is a pointer to another file or directory. It can be used just like the original...How do I create a tar archive of a directory?
A common task in UNIX operating systems is creating an archive of many files or directories in a...How do I decompress and extract a tar archive in one step?
To extract the compressed tar archive target.tar.gz into the current working directory with:...How do I find files and directories?
To search the current directory and all subdirectories for a folder or file, use the following...How do I find information on other UNIX commands?
The UNIX command line interface is wonderful. With that power comes complexity if only in the...How do I launch SSH or Shell Access tools?
Overview SSH (Secure Shell) is a program to log into another computer/server over a network...How do I set up a cronjob?
Via the "crontab" command from the shell.crontab -l will show you your currently set up cronjobs...What are some commonly used UNIX shell commands?
Creating a Directory You can create a directory by using the mkdir command. For example, to...