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SystemD Leviathan Part 1: Overview

Published on October 4, 2023 at 1:02 pm by LEW

Introduction

In this series of articles I will be looking at systemd. I don’t really want to call it the systemd init system, as that is only part of its overall functionality. (more…)

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Linux Command: cp (Copy)

Published on September 12, 2023 at 10:51 am by LEW

Introduction

The cp command is part of the Linux Core Utilities. It can be thought of as an acronym for copy or copy-paste if you like. It is used to create copies of files and directories. (more…)

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Hodgepodge 3xNAS Part 1 Project Overview

Published on May 9, 2023 at 6:57 am by LEW

Introduction

In this first of a very long series of posts, that cumulate in my Hodgepodge 3xNAS, I will be discussing some of the various storage options available to the home user/hobbyist. (more…)

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Conky System Monitor Part 3

Published on December 22, 2022 at 5:01 pm by LEW

Introduction

In this post I will be walking though actually making a conky display. I will be including the actual configuration file for this display as an attachment, as the conky.conf file can take a fair number of lines. (more…)

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File Permissions, and Ownership

Published on August 9, 2022 at 6:03 pm by LEW

Introduction

One of the most important, and arguably one of the least understood by newcomers and average users, features of Unix/Linux is file permissions and ownership. (more…)

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