Beginners Kali Linux commands

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Beginners Kali Linux commands.

Hope you have installed Kali Linux in virtual box or using any other way.

In this lesson, I am talking about basic commands in Kali Linux, not all only that you needed in starting a + free source of learning all Linux commands.
Before commands, I want to introduce you Terminal. Beginners Kali Linux commands.
The terminal is software as commands prompt available is window operating system. Linux works on command system, hacking also

Beginners Kali Linux commands

See how some of them work now!

Beginners Kali Linux commands
Now / [known as root] is parent directory of Linux. bin, opt, home, tmp, var, etc are subdirectories.
Bin: it stands for binary.  It contains all commands.
opt: opt mean optional. In this directory all program available what you want to install like chrome.
home: This directory has personal data which made when you create an account like john in above screenshot.
tmp: In this directory all temporary data
var: It contain variable data that changes over time.
Enough for beginner

Beginners Kali Linux commands

pwd: it stands for print working directory. It will show directory you are present in it.
ls: it prints all the directories, files present in working directory present in current directory like here is the screenshot of / [root directories]
-ls -la [it will print everything in the list and all folder even hidden]
touch: if you want to create files anywhere. Syntext touch filename. Above command create a file name of the filename in the directory you are present.
mkdir: To create folder/directories this command is used. Just type mkdir directory name and it will create the directory. type ls to see created directory and cd directory name to go into the folder.Beginners Kali Linux commands
cp: cp mean copy. Here is syntax
cp file to copy place to paste
e.x. cp santy.txt /Downloads

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mv: mv mean move. Syntax is similar to cp
mv santy.txt /opentechinfo
rm: rm stands for remove. type rm filename to remove any file etc. To remove folder type rm -rf folder/directory name. Never type rm -rf / because this will erase everything from the computer.

Beginners Kali Linux commands
Nano: For reading a file in Terminal is can be done with the help of nano commands. Nano file name.
E.x.

root@kali:~# nano santy.txt

Commands for Linux beginner

cd: for changing current working directory cd command is used. Also, When you turn on PC and open terminal, you are in the home directory of the login user. Here are examples of using cd to change directories.
cd .. This command will up your directory. If you are present in /root/Downloads then typing this will change directory to /root/
cd / this command will create / as your working directory
cd Downloads it will create Downloads as the working directory if folder present in it.

Beginners Kali Linux commands

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