Tag Archives: linux-command

In Linux, accept command is used to request the printer to start accepting print requests in the print queue for a named destination that could… Read More
alsactl is used to control advanced settings for the ALSA(The Advanced Linux Sound Architecture) soundcard drivers. It supports multiple soundcards. It helps to get control… Read More
APM is the abbreviation for Atom Package Manager. It is used to install and manage Atom Packages. This command uses NPM (Node Package Manager) internally… Read More
Many times there comes the situation when we want out terminal to remind us to take a break or to do something important. So in… Read More
addgroup command in Linux is used to add a new group to your current Linux machine. This command allows you to modify the configurations of… Read More
adduser command in Linux is used to add a new user to your current Linux machine. This command allows you to modify the configurations of… Read More
compgen is a bash built-in command which is used to list all the commands that could be executed in the Linux system. This command could… Read More
aconnect command is used to connect two ports on the ALSA sequencer system.  ALSA (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture) is a framework which is part of… Read More
ncal is a command-line tool to view a calendar on the terminal in Linux. It is similar to the cal command in Linux. The major… Read More
rdiff-backup is a command in Linux that is used to backup files over server or local machine and even has a feature of incremental backup… Read More
tcpdump is a packet sniffing and packet analyzing tool for a System Administrator to troubleshoot connectivity issues in Linux. It is used to capture, filter,… Read More
iotop or Input/Output top is a command in Linux which is used to display and monitor the disk IO usage details and even gets a… Read More
useradd is a command in Linux that is used to add user accounts to your system. It is just a symbolic link to adduser command… Read More
usermod command or modify user is a command in Linux that is used to change the properties of a user in Linux through the command… Read More
Pstree command in Linux that shows the running processes as a tree which is a more convenient way to display the processes hierarchy and makes… Read More