Category Archives for "Linux"

How do I Compress a Whole Folder Linux?

How can I compress a whole directory under a Linux command prompt? You will be using tar command to compress a folder in linux: Where, -z : Compress archive using gzip program -c: Create archive -v: Verbose i.e display progress while creating archive -f: Archive File name For example, you have a direcotrey called in […]


How to Install Ubuntu in VMware Player -Windows

How to install Ubuntu 16.04 in VMPlayer in Windows operating system You may be like running an extra operating system apart from your original OS windows. Here comes a handy tool called VMware workstation player, it’s a virtual environment that you can install any OS on your PC. It works inside your Windows Operating system. […]


Display Date And Time In Linux

How to get the current date and time in Linux OS. To display the current date and time by using command line, you can use below code Open a terminal and type the following command:

It outputs like

Even you can use format to print the date and time in Linux

will […]