A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

Type to find tags:
× 114
A copy-on-write (COW) file system developed by Oracle included in the Linux kernel.
× 113 × 113
a disk-encryption specification.
× 113
a solid-state disk (SSD)
× 113
computer low-power mode, including suspend-to-RAM and suspend-to-disk
× 112
the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), a protocol used for modifying and querying items stored in directory services
× 112
a filesystem designed for use on CD-ROMs. An “ISO image” is a file that contains an ISO 9660 filesystem and can be burnt to a CD.
× 112
Alternative package manager for Debian and derivatives which offers an ncurses based text-mode user interface (TUI) and mighty search patterns besides a command-line interface similar to `apt-get`'s c…
× 111
Escape sequences such as encodings of terminal commands and function keys
× 111
A technique for scheduling tasks to be run at a specific time or on a specific event.
× 111
An open source telnet and SSH Client for the Windows and Unix platforms.
× 111
× 110 × 110 × 108
A protocol used for low-range, low-power, low-speed communication between devices (phones, keyboard, mice etc...).
× 108
Scripts written in the bash shell language. Most questions should use the tags /bash and /shell-script instead.
× 108
a command-line utility that provides disk partitioning functions.
× 108
the first actual process (PID 1) spawned during the boot sequence of a UNIX system. Some systems may rely on alternative solutions such as systemd or Upstart (Ubuntu).
× 108
LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment) is a lightweight desktop environment for resource-limited systems.
× 108
a hypervisor based virtualization technique.
× 107
an acronym for "Portable Operating System Interface", a family of standards specified by the IEEE for maintaining compatibility between operating systems.
× 107
svn - A centralized version control system.
× 107 × 107
× 107
the official file manager for the GNOME desktop.
× 107 × 106
BusyBox combines tiny versions of many common UNIX utilities into a single small executable.
× 106
× 106 × 105 × 104
Limiting the usage of a resource (memory, disk space, CPU time, open files, network bandwidth, …) by a process or a group of processes.
× 103
× 103
Files containing data arrange in a table, often with commas (hence Comma Separated Values), to separate columns. Rows are separated by newlines (but not all newlines are row separators as fields can b…
× 103 × 103 × 102
is a data communications endpoint for exchanging data between processes executing within the same host operating system.