Linux

Linux is the best-known and most-used open source operating system. As an operating system, Linux is software that sits underneath all of the other software on a computer, receiving requests from those programs and relaying these requests to the computer’s hardware. Learn more on our what is Linux resource page.

GNU Screen or tmux?

GNU Screen or tmux?
If you've spent a fair amount of time working on the command line, chances are you've tried out a terminal multiplexer. These helpful tools let users...Read more

An introduction to GNU Screen

An introduction to GNU Screen
Learn how to use this helpful terminal multiplexer tool to better control your command line.Read more

How embedded Linux accelerates IoT development

How embedded Linux accelerates IoT development
Learn about two use cases that show how embedded Linux accelerates IoT development.Read more

Version control for your Linux /etc/ directory

Version control for your Linux /etc/ directory
Your /etc/ directory is where most Linux distributions store your system's configuration files, and tracking /etc/ has some extra challenges beyond...Read more

10 command-line tools for data analysis in Linux

Command-line tools for data analysis in Linux
Why load everything into a spreadsheet when the terminal can be faster, more powerful, and more easily scriptable?Read more

An introduction to the Linux boot and startup processes

The boot process
Ever wondered what it takes to get your system initialized and ready to run applications? Here's what is going on, in a nutshell.Read more

A quick introduction to tmux

A quick introduction to tmux
Manage application windows in the terminal just like you would in a desktop window manager.Read more

A musician's transition from distro to distro

A musician's transition from distro to distro
A musician's tells the story of his transition from distro to distro.Read more