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Simple commands to know more about your server

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Simple commands to know more about your server. Use these commands to get the information about your server.

1 Is your computer 32 bit or 64 bit


Check the output below, it will display information related to your cpu. The important bit is the CPU op-mode(s).

  • Know more about your system: uname -a
  • For how long system is running: uptime
  • Details of the operating system: cat /etc/os-release
  • Memory information: cat /proc/meminfo
  • Running processes, memory and CPU usage: top
  • How much space is consumed by a specific directory: du -sh /var/www/html/

Video on this topic: https://youtu.be/2D5-alr1piM