Help yourself in man pages

September 17th, 2007 mysurface

To know more about a command, check for more options and maybe some examples how to use it, you need to read the manual of the specified command. To access the man page of particular command is easy, just do the line below. Let say I wanna access curl man page. man curl Or you [...]

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immune your files and folders from accidental deletion.

December 18th, 2006 mysurface

Okay, when you accidentally type rm LoveLetterFromJane.txt Your file are gone, can’t resume it at trash, there are no trash, the document are important to you! Oh My God!! you smack your box! In Linux, you can change attribute for your files and folders, to make it immune from accidental deletion, not even with root [...]

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RTFM

September 8th, 2006 mysurface

Okay, If you donno what it means RTFM, let me tell you what is it. It is Read The Fucking Manuals. This is what the linux “expert” user trying to be helpful in the forums or channels and ask you to check out the available manuals for help. Manual is helpful, it contains details reference [...]

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