Fedora FAQ

How to change into root in terminal
Either command below will work
su -
sudo -i

How to Suspend system from terminal


How to Hibernate system from terminal


How to Upgrade packages
sudo yum update

How to update Distro Version
sudo yum install fedora-upgrade
sudo fedora-upgrade

How to display current Fedora Version in terminal
uname -a

How to load Fedora LiveCD into RAM
Add the following to the boot parameters
live_ram

Build your own Fedora Live CD
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_create_and_use_a_Live_CD


Change the Default Boot Parameters
Edit the file - /etc/default/grub
Run the following command to Rebuild
grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg



How to install flash on 64 Bit Fedora

sudo rpm -ivh http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm


sudo rpm --import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux


sudo yum check-update


sudo yum install flash-plugin nspluginwrapper alsa-plugins-pulseaudio libcurl


How to install Nvidia Drivers in fedora
sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm

sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm

sudo yum check-update

sudo yum install akmod-nvidia xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-libs


How to view disk usage and IO's
sudo yum install iotop
sudo iotop

How to minimize disk I/O writes to storage
Open text editor as root
change directories to /etc/systemd
open file journald.conf
change the following line
#storage=auto
change to
storage=none
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