From smartphones to cars, supercomputers and home appliances, the Linux operating system is everywhere.
Linux. It’s been around since the mid ‘90s, and has since reached a user-base that spans industries and continents. For those in the know, you understand that Linux is actually everywhere. It’s in your phones, in your cars, in your refrigerators, your Roku devices. It runs most of the Internet, the supercomputers making scientific breakthroughs, and the world\’s stock exchanges. But before Linux became the platform to run desktops, servers, and embedded systems across the globe, it was (and still is) one of the most reliable, secure, and worry-free operating systems available.
What is Linux?
Linux is a Unix-like, open source and community-developed operating system for computers, servers, mainframes, mobile devices and embedded devices.
Due to this, favoriteLinux is the favourite operating system for penetration Tester and Ethical Hackers.
Today I am going to share some common commands of linux which will be helpful for you,if you are a newbie on Linux Platform.
ls-This command is used to list directory contents.
pwd-This command is used to see the Present Working Directory.
cd-This command is used to change drive.
mkdir-This command is used to create a new directory.
rmdir-This command is used to delete/remove a directory
clear-This command is used to clear the terminal.
locate-This command is used search something on linux.
man-This command is used to see the manual page of any tool/command.
rm-This command is used to remove files or directories.
w-This command display who is logged into the Linux and Unix-like server, and what they are doing at command execution time.
top– This command is used to see the Linux Task Manager.
More Tutorials in next part.