In a GNU/Linux system every file or folder has some access permissions. There are three types of permissions (what allowed to do with a file of any kind, directory included): (r)read access (w)write access (e)execute access There are also other “special” permissions, but for this article the basic permissions will be enough to illustrate how [...]
Article by Alessio Bash, published in Italian on his nice ArchLinux Blog
Check constantly your disk or its partitions is one of the essential things in a linux system. Today users usually checks this through graphical tools, but the real Linux old-timers use a terminal and the command “
df“. Today I want to show you how to use “
dfc“, similar to df but with the addition of colors and a percentage bar. You know, sometimes the eyes wants their part!