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Some useful Linux Commands

Hi friends,

Here are some Linux commands, though basic but very much useful.

1) To know the ip address of the machine
(Note – For Windows m/c its ‘ipconfig’, To get detailed information type ‘ipconfig /all’)

2) To view list of previously typed commands in command prompt
$history | grep <word that need to be searched>

3) To Know the ip address of the website
$host site-name

4) To list all the process running in a machine
$ps aux

5) To kill a process that is running
$kill -9 the process code

6) To know which process consumes more space

7) To know how much space the folder occupies
$du -sh



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