How to compress / zip a directory in Linux

To compress in tar.gz format: tar -cv /directory | gzip > archive.tar.gz To decompress the tar.gz file: tar -zxvf archive.tar.gz ...
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    While everybody is busy getting their website more and more exposed to the search engines (SEO) – you might want to restrict ...
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      You might need to wipe off the command history that you’ve executed in your linux system for various reason. Normally when logged ...

        How to remove Malware from WordPress sites

        WordPress has made the web designers’ lives easier. It has reduced the web development time & cost drastically. The CMS is so ...
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        How to find the IP addresses of a Linux system

        The following command in a linux based system will show all the IPs assigned to that system: # ip addr show Or alternatively, if ...
          determine whether your storage is SSD or HDD using linux command

          Determine if the storage is SSD or HDD – using linux command

          You’ve purchased a Cloud server or a Virtual server. The server provider says it comes with an SSD (Solid State Drive). Now you ...
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            Disable / enable WordPress comments from phpMyAdmin

            WordPress comments option is often not needed for our website. It is also true that we often forget to disable the commenting option. ...
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              Delete all pending spam / comments of WordPress from phpMyAdmin

              We do not really need wordpress comments option for websites most of the times. After developing a website in WordPress we often forget ...
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                GHOST vulnerability in Linux distributions and its Solution

                A GNU C Library (glibc) vulnerability – termed as “GHOST Vulnerability” was announced to general public on 27  ...
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