Tip: Perl Script to Archive Log Files

This is a simple Perl script I wrote to search a given directory for *.log files, tag with the current date and archive them. #!/usr/bin/perl $DIR=”/var/www/html/sites/logs”; $DATE=`date +%F`; chomp $DATE;…

10 Good Unix Habits

Adopt 10 good habits that improve your UNIX® command line efficiency — and break away from bad usage patterns in the process. This article takes you step-by-step through several good,…

Save Your Files With FlyBack

Still looking for a backup program for your Linux files? Finally, FlyBack is available to Linux users to backup our stuff and save our a$$es from humiliating and headache-producing data…

Howto: Install yum On RHEL 4

There are more than a couple of ways of updating Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) packages on your machine. One is by using up2date, the default package updater of RHEL…