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Learn how to make better use of the command line, the interface preferred by many open source developers and users.

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Improve your productivity with aliases and other shortcuts for the things you forget too often.
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Learn how to make Linux do what you need it to do in Opensource.com's top 10 articles about Linux commands from 2019.
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Download our new cheat sheet for managing Linux users and permissions.
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Download our new Linux commands cheat sheet for executing common tasks.
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Learn how to structure commands into executable scripts.
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It's easy to manage users from a graphical interface, whether during installation or on the desktop.
Coding on a computer

Reorganize your data in a format that makes sense to you—right from the Linux, BSD, or Mac terminal—with the sort command.
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Add users (and customize their accounts as needed) with the useradd command.