calkines's latest activity

  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread Linux File Systems with Like Like.
    This is a beginner's course and one of the concepts that newcomers to Linux find different is the idea of a file system in Linux. That...
  • C
    When you should work as root You have now installed Linux and the first thing you did was login as 'root'. Then you provided a...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread Getting around in Linux directories with Like Like.
    Now's the time to learn a little bit about the Linux file system. We'll learn about where Linux puts it stuff, where to find stuff and a...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread File Backup (tar/gzip) with Like Like.
    Using 'tar' Let's face it, computers aren't perfect. Linux is an "almost perfect" operating system, but things do happen and data is...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread Introduction to Linux with Like Like.
    Welcome to Linux.org's "Getting Started with Linux: Beginner Level Course". If you're new to Linux and want to find out how to use the...
  • C
    calkines replied to the thread More useful commands.
    Just doing my first post message, and I want to use that to say that post is so good!
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread More useful commands with Like Like.
    The command 'touch' Now we're going to talk about a touchy subject. The command 'touch' which is used to change the time and/or date...
  • C
    calkines replied to the thread command: at.
    Using Ubuntu over WSL1 on Windows causes this message: "Can't open /var/run/atd.pid to signal atd. No atd running?". I'll try to...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread Selecting A Linux Distribution with Like Like.
    What is a Linux Distribution and Which Linux Distribution is Right For Me? There are many different versions of Linux, and unlike...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread Installing Debian with Like Like.
    As it would be impossible in this course to talk about and give installation instructions for all of the Linux distributions, we have...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread What Is Linux with Like Like.
    Beginners Level Course: What is Linux? Linux is an operating system that evolved from a kernel created by Linus Torvalds when he was a...
  • C
    calkines reacted to Rob's post in the thread command: chmod with Like Like.
    chmod is a Linux command that will let you "set permissions" (aka, assign who can read/write/execute) on a file. Usage: chmod...
Top