Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Mplayer Command Examples

mplayer is a media player, its mainly used to play audio or video. 

What I like about it is how you can use it in the command line.

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Mail Command Examples

mail [-t] [-w] [ -m message_type ] recipient

The Mail Command is a good way (not the only way) of sending/receiving emails via the console.

My Top 5 SSH Commands

SSH(Secure Shell) is a network protocol for secure data communication, unlike Telnet SSH connects via a secure channel over an insecure network.

Sunday, 4 March 2012

Beginners' Guide to Shell Scripting

It has come to my attention that a lot of people need a beginners' guide to shell scripting, therefore I am obliged to provide one. 

Thursday, 1 March 2012

Grep Command Examples

grep [options] PATTERN [FILE...]

The grep command basicaly searches though a file for lines which match the given pattern