Linux File System Explained: EXT3, EXT2, FAT32

For those of you coming from windows backgrounds, the way the linux filesystem is laid out may seem confusing at first glance…. but that is where this article comes in !

The first thing you should know when working with linux, is that everything is treated as either a file or directory. Yeap thats right, even hardware is considered a file by linux, and, speaking of hardware… all your hardware devices are located in the /dev directory, but more on that later.

What Exactly is Linux?

Most people look at Distros like Ubuntu and Fedora and Slackware and call them “Linux”. When these distros boot up and get into a GUI environment, people call the GUI linux as well.

But…..That is not true!

Routers and Switches – Networking Basics

First of all “What is a  router ?” Router is a device that transfers data packets along different networks. Not necessary that the network is bounded with wires. It can also be a wireless network. Routers are placed at gateways. Gateway is a place where two or more networks are connected. “What is a switch […]

TCP/IP Protocols

Networking is divided into variety of protocols like: SMPT -: simple mail transfer protocol UDP -: user datagram protocol TCP/IP -: Transmission control protocol/internet protocol FTP -: File transfer protocol GTP -: Gateway discover protocol HTTP -: Hyper text transfer protocol Amongst all these, TCP/IP protocol are highly used. There are basically seven OSI (Open […]

Different Type of Networks – LAN, WAN, MAN, CAN

From this article you are going to gain knowledge about building a network on your own any where. Networks are broadly classified on the basis of different criteria. Let it be an either two-way connection or multi-networked connections, networks and types of networks play an obligatory and featured role in networking. Basically networks are classified in four basic […]

Build your Own Network at Home | Learn Networking Series

Hey guys its not magic but its an indeed fact. It is a practice of communication between two or more computers with a very varied concept.It can be classified along with variety of concepts, right from basic to the very advanced classification. Networking is useful in sharing resources, communicating with each other, sharing information etc. […]

Advantages of DLL Files

advantages of dll

If you check the system files and program files folder you will find a lot of files with DLL extension, In this post you will learn about the advantages of DLL files and much more. I  hope you will find it useful and interesting. Third-party applications aside from the Windows platform can also employ dynamic-link […]

Bluetooth Intrusion Demystified

bluetooth intrusion

This manual aims at enabling all people know the Pandora’s box in their very own pocket and know how it works! Mobile Phone Bluetooth enabled. Bluetooth, as we all know is a method for wirelessly transmitting the data over networks. Nowadays, it’s more seen in mobile phones. In India after the Cell phone revolution almost […]