Run multiple commands consequently

October 3rd, 2006 mysurface

By specified terminator ( ; ) like in C/C++ programming, you can run multiple commands consequently. We usually want to do this when we want to compile and install source code for certain packages. ./configure;make;make install Bash first execute the configure, then make , consequently will install the package. But bare in mind, bash have [...]

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checking disk space using df and du

August 31st, 2006 mysurface

The common way to check for all partition disk space, how much is still remain, you can simple use df -h Usually I will put -h to make it size human readable. Another good tools to check the disk space for directories, we use du. You may realized that when you type ls -l, the [...]

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