I'm taking to putting various files in /tmp, and I wondered what the rules on deleting them are? I'm imagining it's different for different distributions, and I'm particularly interested in Ubuntu ...
How to run a program for a limited time as a specified user without leaving a trace on the linux system? [closed]
I have to run a non-trusted, third-party application on a linux server. The program should be run as a specified user for a limited time, for example 30s. During this period, the program can use all ...
By doing an echo when I am logged in as root I can see I have a lot of junk in my PATH (probably from running tests and then forgetting all about it). What's the best way to clean it up? I am not ...
Currently have this snippet: iptables -F // flush all chains iptables -t nat -F iptables -t mangle -F iptables -X // delete all chains Is there a possibility that some impervious rule will stay ...
I need to erase all system logs etc. from a running Debian machine that's primarily running an Apache server. Is it safe to remove all the files in /var/log without recreating (by touching?) any of ...