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Various Guides I have collected

Posted 03-12-2014 at 01:23 PM by Habitual
Updated 10-03-2018 at 03:27 PM by Habitual (added ### gimb ### section)

Updated: 2018-10-03

Lemme know if something doesn't link and I'll track it down.
It is my sole intention to only provide credible sources where possible.

So here they are...

### gimb ###
What is a Credible Source? How to Evaluate Web Resources
How to Search and Determine Credible Sources on the Internet
How to Evaluate a Website
How do I evaluate books/articles/websites for credibility?

### Recent or Featured ###
Your own Private hacking lab
Docker logging with ELK - Part I
Docker logging with ELK - Part II
Linux Mint 19 For Windows Users - Published on Aug 26, 2018
Windows 95 as an app.
A Basic Guide To The Linux Operating System
The Help Vampire: A Spotter's Guide
System Monitoring for Dummies - eBook
OpenSSH/Cookbook/Remote Processes
How to combine SSH key authentication and two-factor authentication on Linux
Index of Tips and Tricks
Martindale's - The Reference Desk
The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences ® (OEIS®) Wiki
How to Conduct Linux Firewall Performance Testing
124 Linux cheat sheets
A Newbie's Getting Started Guide to Linux Free Guide
Partitions - MBR vs. GPT - hydrurga
Daily Free eBooks from packtpub - Props to Jjanel
The ultimate guide to Linux for Windows users
Clone Your Website with XAMMP - frankbell how-to. Nice Job.
Sharing Write Access to a Web Directory for Multiple Users !!!
Sudo: you're doing it wrong - PDF @ 171 pages.
Sudo: you're doing it wrong - YouTubeVid @ 1h:11m
NMAP TCP/IP Overview

Full System Backup using rsync
Incremental Backups on Linux
Tools To Password Protect Folder In Linux
New rute !!! - Thanks Robby Workman
Teach your Grandmother to write scripts. - I shit you not.

### Beginner User Guides: ###
Apt get tutorial – manage packages on ubuntu/debian
25 Useful Basic Commands of APT-GET and APT-CACHE for Package Management
A Comprehensive Guide to Google Search Operators
Safe Hex: The Rules for Safe Computing
Linux for Beginners, Multiple Howtos, Manpages etc...
Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide
Tips for Linux
Linux Survival
How to block network traffic by country on Linux
Linux Directory Structure (File System Structure) Explained with Examples
The Linux Filesystem Hierarchy
How to rotate logs manually in Linux?

### The Command Line ###

### Bash Programming/Coding ###
A Quick Introduction to Bash Programming - Part 1
A Quick Introduction to Bash Programming - Part 2
Linux Shell Scripting Tutorial - A Beginner's handbook
20 Linux Tutorials
Anonymous – The Über-Secret Handbook

### Utilitarian ###
Crontab Sandbox

### rpm/yum ###
How to: Linux reset the permissions of the installed rpm packages with --setperms option

### Home Networking ###

### Linux Professional ###
Need some advice from Linux SysAdmins: where is the best place to start?

### 'GoTo' Sites ###
The Grymoire - home for UNIX wizards
The Geek Stuff
Brad the Mad's Exim Cheatsheet

### LQ Member stuff ###
druuna's Resources / References / Useful links
onebuck's Links for Helpful Linux articles & books
rtmistler's Bash Scripting for Dummies and Geniuses

### Pending - 03/27/2015 ###
How To Ask Questions The Smart Way
If not true, then false
50 Open Source Replacements for Windows XP
Learn to Love vim
Defensive BASH programming - Say what?
Open CourseWare for Linux Geeks
Linux Shortcuts
Checking Integrity of A Debian/Ubuntu System
Linux Creating a Partition Size Larger Than 2TB - nixCraft
Installing, Configuring and Using VirtualBox
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
10 Tips to Secure Your Apache Web Server on UNIX / Linux
Simple, Secure Backups for Linux with rsync
The Definitive Guide to Bash Command Line History
File encryption on the command line
Introduction to Cryptography, PGP, and Enigmail
20 Tutorials that will give beginners an awesome start to learning Linux!
Change the passphrase for an SSH RSA key file

### Debian ###
Debian Administration - Debian Administration Resources - Retired
Debian Linux Tutorial - Linux Servers / Networking / Installation and Instructions for Home Server
Debian GNU/Linux Installation Guide
Debian HCL; Debian GNU/Linux device driver check & report
The Debian Administrator's Handbook
Debian Social Contract
Reasons to Choose Debian
Official Debian mirrors also here...
Basics of the Debian package management system
Debian package management
Debian package management tools
Aptitude user's manual
Apt - Debian Wiki
The APT, Dpkg Quick Reference
Secure APT
Aptitude - Debian Wiki
SourcesList - Debian Wiki
AptPreferences - Debian Wiki
Apt-Pinning for Beginners
Search Debian -- Packages Unofficial APT repositories
Debian-Database.ORG - Unofficial Debian Repositories Collected
UnofficialRepositories - Debian Wiki
Debian infographic
smxi - unofficial Debian maintenance script

###Site Hack ###
"Aw Snap" My website has been hacked!
Steps to Take When you Know your PHP Site has been Hacked
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  1. Old Comment
    Great collection. Thanks
    Posted 03-26-2014 at 08:25 AM by xri xri is offline
  2. Old Comment
    Awesome list!
    Posted 03-27-2014 at 10:34 AM by szboardstretcher szboardstretcher is offline
  3. Old Comment
    As a list enthusiast, I have an eye for a quality list, and I spy a quality list
    Posted 04-05-2014 at 05:59 PM by J1tterBug J1tterBug is offline
  4. Old Comment
    Great list of resources! Thank you!
    Posted 09-22-2014 at 10:32 AM by RavenLX RavenLX is offline
  5. Old Comment
    lot of thanks to you
    Posted 03-20-2015 at 12:54 PM by raj_vis123 raj_vis123 is offline


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