Chad Taylor

54 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | @chadtaylor102 | Keep up with Chad Taylor on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chad Taylor”

9 Tools to Monitor Linux Disk Partitions and Usage in Linux

In this article, we will review a number of Linux command line utilities that you can use to check disk partitions in Linux. Monitoring storage …

Command-line

Getting started with Raspberry Pi

So you have a Raspberry Pi, or you’re thinking of getting one, and you want to know how to get started and how to become a master user of one.<p>The …

How to Find Recent or Today’s Modified Files in Linux

In this article, we will explain two, simple command line tips that enable you to only list all today’s files. One of the common problems Linux users …

Linux

httpstat – A Curl Statistics Tool to Check Website Performance

httpstat is a Python script that reflects curl statistics in a fascinating and well-defined way, it is a single file which is compatible with Python …

Linux

A Practical Guide to Nmap (Network Security Scanner) in Kali Linux

In the second Kali Linux article, the network tool known as ‘nmap‘ will be discussed. While nmap isn’t a Kali only tool, it is one of the most useful …

11 Advanced Linux ‘Grep’ Commands on Character Classes and Bracket Expressions

Have you ever been into a situation where you need to search for a string, word or pattern inside a file? if yes, then the grep utility comes handy …

How to Use ‘find’ Command to Search for Multiple Filenames (Extensions) in Linux

Many times, we are locked in a situation where we have to search for multiple files with different extensions, this has probably happened to several …

Linux

Getting Started With the Terminal, Git, and Node

Most JavaScript developers make heavy use of the bash terminal, git, and Node. Chances are, you won’t get far on your JavaScript journey without them.<p>…

Basic NIC Bonding in RHEL

To configure bonding you will need to stop and start network services so you will need access to the console. While the normal KVM will work just fine, it will be much easier if you have configured Serial Over LAN so you can use the clipboard to copy/paste as well as view the kernel boot messages. …

How to set up a Raspberry Pi 3 from scratch (with video)!

MarchIsForMakers continues! It's my month-long collaboration with Saron from CodeNewbie. We've had some amazing guests on our respective podcasts and …

Raspberry Pi

The history of why pi equals 3.14(15926…)

The number represented by pi (π) is used in calculations whenever something round (or nearly so) is involved, such as for circles, spheres, cylinders, cones, and ellipses. Its value is necessary to compute many important quantities about these shapes, such as understanding the relationship between …

Hack Like a Pro: Metasploit for the Aspiring Hacker, Part 13 (Web Delivery for Windows)

Welcome back, my hacker novitiates!<p>In the previous part of this series, we looked at how to use Metasploit's web delivery exploit to create a script …

Top 5 open source command shells for Linux

Learn about the various open source alternatives to using the standard bash shell in Linux, including ksh, tcsh, zsh, and fish.

Linux

How To Optimize Ubuntu for Speed

(Last Updated On: November 1, 2017)<p>The release of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is right around the corner and lots of users will be reloading their systems to …

How to Perform Network Sniffing with Tshark

This time let's talk about Tshark, a powerful command-line network analyzer that comes with the well known Wireshark. It works like Tcpdump, but with …

Linux

Simon Maple, Author at zeroturnaround.com zeroturnaround.com

4 open source tools for Linux system monitoring

David Both shares his favorite system monitoring tools for understanding what is going on in any Linux environment: top, atop, htop, and glances.

EIGRP vs OSPF – Take 2

First a bit of disclosure. I have worked for Cisco over 15 years, much of that time as the lead developer for EIGRP. I think I understand its strengths and weakness’ very well, and have spent a great deal of energy minimizing them.<p>I often find comparing protocols similar to the old “tab vs spaces” …

5 jQuery.each() Function Examples

This is quite an extensive overview of the jQuery each() function. This function is <b>one of jQuery's most important and most used functions</b>. In this …

Why it’s harder to forge a SHA-1 certificate than it is to find a SHA-1 collision

It’s well known that SHA-1 is no longer considered a secure cryptographic hash function. Researchers now believe that finding a hash collision (two …

Information Security

Object oriented technology was great – now enter microservices with Node.js

Once upon a time, I learned programming on my father’s lap (yes, I was young). Back then, I didn’t worry too much about architecture. I just wanted …

Latest News

Latest Reviews<p>Latest How Tos

Home | Linux Journal

I recently switched to KDE and Plasma as my main desktop environment, so I thought I'd start digging into some of the scientific software available …

Linux

Top Fallout 4 PC Console Command Cheats

Fallout 4 is a massive game filled with all sorts of quests and activities. But if you're playing it on the PC, it's also a game packed with crazy cheats that can change up gameplay in plenty of fun and over-the-top ways. Join us as we take a look at the top cheats you can use and how you can …

Gaming Consoles

Atom: My New Favorite Code Editor

As a hobbyist Python programmer, over the years I have tried a variety of different editors. Back in the day I used to use <i>Eclipse</i> with the <i>PyDev</i> …

Linux

How to Monitor the Progress of a Linux Command Line Operation Using PV Command

If you’re a Linux system admin, there’s no doubt that you must be spending most of your work time on the command line – installing and removing …

VIM and Python – A Match Made in Heaven

It has come to my attention that somebody ‘round these parts has been preaching the gospel of Sublime Text 3. As the resident senior developer (err, …

Python Programming

Book Review: FreeBSD Mastery – ZFS

Once again a great FreeBSD book to read. I was anxious to read this after reading FreeBSD Mastery- Storage Essentials 2014. I read where he was …

Linux

How To See Characteristics of File Systems on Linux or Unix

How do I display the characteristics of file systems such as inodes, blocks, block size, file system name, state, lifetime writes, fsck status and …

Operating Systems