Linux and Unix

Linux files and Directory Structure, Explained

In Linux, everything is a file. The files are designated by their path; This represents the position of the file in the directory hierarchy. At the top of this hierarchy is the root, designated by « / ». For Example: /var/log/btmp This path designates the btmp file or directory contained in the log directory, itself More Info »

Linux and Unix Scripting

Is Shell scripting Useful ?

Here I am discussing the use of shell scripting in the linux server administration. A shell script is a computer program created for running in a shell. Here I am using “bash” shell, which is the normal shell used in linux based operating systems.   In day to day server administration shell scripting will help the More Info »