Linux Commands Examples

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mysqld_safe : MySQL server startup script

mysqlimport : a data import program

telnet : user interface to the TELNET protocol

avconv : avconv video converter

pwd : print name of current/working directory

usermod : modify a user account

sha1sum : compute and check SHA1 message digest

arch : print machine hardware name (same as uname -m)

gst-launch-1.0 : build and run a GStreamer pipeline

mysqlanalyze : a table maintenance program

loadunimap : load the kernel unicode-to-font mapping table

iconv : Convert encoding of given files from one encoding to another

httxt2dbm : Generate dbm files for use with RewriteMap

airtun-ng : a virtual tunnel interface creator for aircrack-ng

mysql : the MySQL command-line tool

mysql_fix_extensions : normalize table file name extensions

setkeycodes : load kernel scancode-to-keycode mapping table entries

myisam_ftdump : display full-text index information

start-stop-daemon : start and stop system daemon programs

dvdrip : GUI for copying DVDs

MAKEDEV : create devices

find : search for files in a directory hierarchy

ubuntu-webapps-update-index :

dialog : display dialog boxes from shell scripts

mysqlaccess : client for checking access privileges

update-grub : stub for grub-mkconfig

mysql_zap : kill processes that match a pattern

cweave : translate CWEB to C and/or TeX

pm-powersave : Put your computer into low power mode

nm-tool : utility to report NetworkManager state and devices

time : run programs and summarize system resource usage

bluez-test-service :

nohup : run a command immune to hangups, with output to a non-tty

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