Let’s have a look at some of advance commands that we won’t be using frequently but are handy if known.
Formatting USB drives via command line takes only few steps and its easy. Plug in the USB drive to the system and execute few commands.
It is very useful if you are not in favor of using GUI tools.
Despite using Linux as working environment for last couple of years, there are time when I forget some commands, specially at the time of needs. I have to gogole them to refresh my memories. Some of those commands may not be used frequently and some even once in a period. Remembering them when you are not system admin is tough task, and I have found it particular hard as I tend to forget them even more often.
If you are thinking to switch to Linux platform or already had but you have been told you would need to know some level of console commands. Don’t worry there are so many guides in web that can make you expert in 24 hrs. Don’t hold back to use Linux just because you don’t know some commands. Learn it, practice it. The ability to execute series of vast, simple or complex commands to perform certain operations is what makes it better than other OS.