Basic Linux Commands

cp file1 file2 = copy file1 and call it file2

mv file1 file2 move or rename file1 to file2

rm file = remove a file

rmdir directory = remove a directory

cat file = display a file

more file = display a file a page at a time

head file = display the first few lines of a file

tail file = display the last few lines of a file

grep 'keyword' file = search a file for keywords

wc file = count number of lines/words/characters in file