Working with Hidden Files in Linux

Linux dedicated servers have a very easy system for making files hidden. In general this is not an ironclad security measure but can be used to prevent users from accidentally disturbing critical configuration directories or files. You might also use it to trim down directories to make only the files you actually need access to […]

How to Rename Multiple Files in Linux

One unique feature of Linux dedicated servers is the powerful command line. There are virtually no limits to what you can accomplish with the right command strings and a little patience. Often times server administrators are faced with daunting tasks, such as migrating large amounts of data, restoring backups, and reassigning permissions. […]