List of Linux command and most cases

This is work in progress.


apt-get install package_name – debian based package manager
cat _file_ – display file content
dmesg – print or control the kernel ring buffer
ifconfig – tool for configure network cardĀ 
ls – list current directory
lsmod – list modules inserted into the kernel
pwd – display current path
yum – package manager for RedHat based system
vi _file_ – Vim editorĀ 

Full Linux directory explanations

/bin/ -> (usr/bin) – executable programs
/etc/ – config files
/etc/modules – file containing modules at boot time
/etc/modprobe.d/ – confg files for modules
/home/ – user folder directories
/mnt/ – mount points for file systems
/root/ – root home directory