Author: ilango

list and control process using ssh

July 26, 2010

To list all processes which are started by your user, you can use root@freehost [/]# ps -x where ps is the command and x is the argument we are passing to it PID    TTY      STAT   TIME COMMAND 3735 pts/0    R      0:00 bash 3775 pts/0    R+     0:00 ps x 5032 ?        Ss     1:01 wget -mbr — […]

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Searching for files/text using SSH

July 23, 2010

If you want to the find the files or folders under a specific location or directory,ssh provides two different commands. find and grep command. to search for a file location you can use the the find command. For example if you want a search a file called abc.txt,you can use the below command find . […]

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clearing send mail queue

July 7, 2010

In linux operating system,the send mail queue can be cleared by the following ways, Method 1 : Deleting manually delete /var/spool/mail/*.* files in this dir –> delete /var/mqueue/*.* files all mail will be deleted. using mailq command, confirm whether all the mails are deleted or not from the queue Method 2 : From  command using […]

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Procedure to install Plesk Control Panel on Linux VPS

April 30, 2010

Here are the complete steps on “How to install Plesk 8.x on a plain VPS Hosting / Dedicated server“.. Important Pre-Installation Tasks : Login to the VPS Hosting/server & execute “uname -i” to get the OS bit version so that you can download the appropriate installer package. Quote: [root@server ~]# uname -i x86_64 Later on, […]

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