Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

Linux Basic Commands

Linux is a Unix-like operating system that was designed to provide personal computer users a free or very low-cost operating system comparable to traditional and usually more expensive UNIX systems. Linux has a reputation as a very efficient and fast-performing system.

In our Last topic we have discussed about the Introduction and History of Linux and various Advantages and Disadvantages of Linux.

Now will see about the Linux Basic Commands and 18 Most Important Linux Commands in detail.

Linux Basic Commands

 

#pwd

To view the present working directory

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#date

To display the current date and time of the machine.

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#ls

To list the files & directories in a present working directory

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#mkdir

To create a new directory

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#cd

To change the directory

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

# cat

To create the file

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

# rmdir

To remove a directory

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#rm – Remove

To remove the given file

 

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#makewhatis

To generate the database

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#whatis

To list the purpose of given command

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#touch –help

Used to display list of  options available in touch

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#man

To view manual page & full information about given command

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#cp

It is used to copy the file without modifying the permission, time & date

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#nautilus

It’s used to view files & folders in graphical browser

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#file

To determine the file type

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

# cal

To display the current calendar of the machine

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

#Info

To view the general information about given command

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

# touch

Creates an empty file like Doubtsclear.com with respect to the below example

Linux Basic Commands: 18 Most Important Linux Commands You Must Know

 

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