Unix

Unix news, analysis, research, how-to, opinion, and video.

command line
MWC HP HPE booth sign

unix mug commands linux

10 Unix commands every Mac and Linux user should know

Get started with Bash, Unix pipes, directory navigation, sudo, Nano, and other command-line essentials

oops key showing mistake error or failure 96395168

Curiosity and chaos: A Unix newbie’s journey

A newbie is off to a grand start in the tech world, until an innocent mistake brings down the house

wifi mist

Review: 6 slick open source routers

DD-WRT, Tomato, OpenWrt, OPNsense, pfSense, and VyOS suit a wide range of devices and networking needs

OS X El Capitan installation

Outdated Git version in OS X puts developers at risk

The Git version shipped with Apple's command-line developer tools is vulnerable to remote code-execution attacks

The Badlock bug: Start your patch prep today

There are steps you should take now to ensure you're ready for the Badlock patch when it lands on April 12

Patch now! Unix bug puts Linux systems at risk

Google and Red Hat researchers released a patch for a critical remote code execution flaw in glibc 2.9 and later

Java's key to success: Simplicity

Citrine borrows from Ruby, JavaScript, C for object-oriented programming

The open source language is still in development and emphasizes simplicity and readability

Remember sed and awk? All Linux admins should

We aren’t doing the next generation of Linux and Unix admins any favors by forgetting init scripts and fundamental tools

Load More