Linux zip command can be used to zip all files in a directory. Just write down below command in terminal and it will zip all file in directorytozip. -r option will make sure that all files including dot files zipped recursively.
zip -r filename.zip /directorytozip
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Ubuntu is one of the most used Linux derivative. I also use Ubuntu to deploy websites on Cloud servers. Here are quick snippets to manage Apache http server and MySQL database server.
Managing Apache Server Starting Apache
sudo service apache2 start
sudo service apache2 restart
sudo service apache2 stop
In same way MySQL Database server can also be managed. Starting MySQL
sudo service mysql start
sudo service mysql restart
sudo service mysql stop
Read more How to Start, Restart, Stop Apache and MySQL on Latest version of Ubuntu 11.27.2019