Posts filed under: Linux

Find Files in Linux with the find command

Search for files starting in the / directory named resolv.conf

# find / -name resolv.conf -type f -print

Searches for files starting in the root directory the start with host
# find / -name¬† “host*” -type f -print

Finds all …

Run Linux Apps on the Windows 10 Subsystem for Linux with Fedora and X410

Before you can install any Linux Distribution on Windows 10 you will need to install the Windows Subsystem for Linux Feature.
There are two way to install this:
1. Open a Powershell as administrator and run the following command:


Install VMware tools on Debian and Ubuntu

Installing VMware tools on Debian and Ubuntu is not as easy as on Windows but following a the steps below should make fairly easy.

These instructions should work for VMware ESXi, VMware Workstation, and VMWare Fusion.

Login to Debian and …

Installing a package or software on Linux

Package Management in Linux

Debian and Ubuntu

Install a Package

$ apt-get install <package>
Example: $ apt-get install tree
tree is the package that is installed.
Check if a specific package is installed

$ dpkg -l | grep <package>


Change IP address Linux

IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway

For Debian and Ubuntu

Static Address:
You will need to configure your IP address, subnet mask and default by editing the interfaces file. I use VI but you can choose any text editor.…