Implementing and Managing Disk Quotas in Linux (Step by Step Guide)

Implementing and Managing Disk Quotas in Linux

In this lesson we’re going to talk about Disk Quotas. Introduction Now disk quotas are a very valuable management tool when you’re administering a multi-user Linux system. Here’s the problem because Linux is a true multi-user operating system. It is possible for one or two users on that system to completely hog up all the …

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Umask Command in Linux with Examples

umask command

In this lesson we’re going to talk about how to work with default Linux permissions (umask command). In my previous articles, I had explained following concepts and I would request you to read that guide first. Understanding Linux File Permissions Special File Permissions in Linux Default Linux Permissions Now you may have noticed that whenever …

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chage Command : Manage User Password Expiration and Aging in Linux

chage Command : Manage User Password Expiration and Aging

Today you will learn how to Manage user password expiration and aging in Linux using the chage command. Each organization has its own password policy. For security reasons, the user should change their password in a few month’s interval and the Linux administrator should take care of whether the users are changing the password or …

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