Linux Essentials (LPI) - A 4-day course

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Synopsis

Please note that this course has been retired and is no longer available. Please see the Linux - General page for courses currently available in this subject area.

This highly practical instructor led course introduces the delegate to the main concepts of the Linux operating system. Targeted to closely follow the official LPI curriculum, this course together with the Linux System Administration and the Linux Advanced System Administration course will enable the delegate to work towards achieving the LPIC-1 and LPIC-2 qualifications.

The most commonly used commands are described in detail as are the command line wildcard and redirection facilities. The mechanisms by which a user acquires a login environment are discussed and the main features of the Bash Shell are introduced. The Desktop environment will also be explored.

Objectives

To provide the skills needed to work productively in a Linux environment. The delegate will possess the fundamental skills required to begin their studies in achieving the LPI certifications.

The delegate will practise:

Intended Audience

This course is suitable for anyone who needs to understand and use the Linux operating system.

Prerequisites

Examinations

This course will teach some of the necessary skills to enable the delegate to work towards achieving the LPIC-1 and LPIC-2 certifications. Together with the Linux System Administration and the Linux Advanced System Administration course, this course is suitable for delegates intending to sit the LPI 101, LPI 102, LPI 201 and LPI 202 examinations.

Before taking any exam, ensure you have the recommended experience. The LINUX website lists all exam requirements and these are updated regularly.

Exams are not included as part of the course.

Schedule

This course has been retired and is no longer available.


Outline Course Contents

Course Introduction

An Introduction to Linux

The Graphical Environment

Basic Commands

The Linux File System

File Access Control

Redirection and Pipes

The vi/vim Editors

Processes

More Basic Commands

The Bash Environment

Bash Shell Scripting Basics

Bash Shell Scripting

Basic Networking Commands