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==Administration==
==Administration==
*[https://chrisdown.name/2018/01/02/in-defence-of-swap.html About swap]
*[http://www.suse.de/~agruen/acl/linux-acls/online/ POSIX ACLS]
*[http://www.suse.de/~agruen/acl/linux-acls/online/ POSIX ACLS]
*[[LVM]]
*[[LVM]]
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*[[Linux Power Management]]
*[[Linux Power Management]]


==FAQ==
==FAQ==

Revision as of 20:50, 11 March 2018

Linux is a free Unix-type operating system originally created by Linus Torvalds with the assistance of developers around the world. Developed under the GNU General Public License , the source code for Linux is freely available to everyone.

Links


Rescue CDs


Checking resources

http://www.slashroot.in/linux-system-io-monitoring

show what is doing most disk accesses

iotop 
glances

IO statistics

iostat
vmstat
dstat

CPU usage etc

top
atop
htop
vtop
fio

Administration

FAQ

List hardware

  • lshw
  • dmidecode
  • lsusb
  • hwinfo
  • lspci

Force reboot

I found sometimes 'reboot' and 'shutdown' don't work in virtual machines, in that case try:

#sync
echo s > /proc/sysrq-trigger
#optionally umount
echo u > /proc/sysrq-trigger
#reboot
echo b > /proc/sysrq-trigger

Mignight commander/dialog strange characters

Quick fix:

export LANG=en_US.ISO-8859-1

This probleem seems to be related to screen/su -