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How to download Torrents using the command-line in Terminal

In this article of Terminal Tuts, we're going to show you how to download Torrents using the command-line via the Terminal interface. We will use a program called rTorrent. There are many others, but most of them were created because of the existence of their GUI first. rTorrent is independent and only CLI based.
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How to find files using command-line in the Linux Terminal

More often than not, files do get misplaced on your computer. For finding them, you will need to use some sort of tool and a bunch of rules. In today's Terminal Tuts series, we're going to explain how to find files on your Linux systems, by knowing any sort of information about the file and by using the terminal.
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Delete, Copy, Move, and Rename Files using command-line in Linux

If you're using a Linux operating system, it's beneficial to learn the Linux Terminal commands as well. We're going to explain today how to delete, copy, move, and rename files using the CLI. We're going to assume that the readers are familiar with ls and cd commands.
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How to Split and Join Files using Command line from Terminal

One of the best ideas to overcome large file transfer trouble is to split the file into small segments and then upload or move them one at the time. When you want to open the file, you need to combine the file pieces and open the file merely.
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5 Best Linux Console File Managers

In this guide, we look at 5 Best Linux Console File Managers alongside their features and benefits. A console refers to a computer interface that handles application on a text-only computer interface or a command line interface and in some cases can be used within a graphical user interface.

Installing and Using Perf in Ubuntu and CentOS

Performance is one of the most complicated parts of systems administration.  Whenever you are trying to investigate the source of bad performance or the reason for the high workload, you need the right tools to do so.
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How to Automate & Schedule a Task using Crontab in Ubuntu

Automating tasks on Ubuntu can be done through a package called cron. Crontab which is an abbreviation for cron table is a configuration file used to schedule shell commands to run periodically.
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How to record Terminal sessions as ASCII video in Ubuntu

There are several times that you might need to record a video of a sequence of commands in terminal. Let it be for a tutorial or for teaching seasons or just for your own reference. Recording a video does not allow you to copy from it, so you need to provide some transcript of the video if you want your viewers to be able to copy your commands for further use.
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Configure OpenSSH to restrict access with SFTP Jails

By default settings, SSH users will be able to view the entire filesystem. This is not what you want. Don't you? In this Terminal Tuts, we are going to guide you on how to configure OpenSSH to restrict access to the home directories.
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How to install security updates from the command line in Ubuntu

The apt update and upgrade command install all the updates including the software updates and the official security updates. In case you only want to install just the security updates and not all the application updates, you can do that too. Here is how: