Fundamentals of Linux LFS300 Training

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Course Description

 
The objective of this course is give you a working knowledge of Linux, both from a graphical and command line perspective.
Course Length: 4 Days
Course Tuition: $2090 (US)

Prerequisites

Introduction to Linux course (free) suggested but not necessary.

Course Outline

 
 
Introduction
  • Linux Foundation
  • Linux Foundation Training
  • Laboratory Exercises
  • Registration
Preliminaries
  • The Command Line
  • sudo
  • Linux Distributions and Desktops
Linux Philosophy and Concepts
  • Linux History
  • Linux Philosophy
  • Linux Community
  • Linux Vocabulary
  • Linux Distributions
Boot Process
  • Bootloader
  • Linux Kernel and initramfs
  • init and Services
  • Console
Linux Installation
  • Planning the Installation Process
  • Source Media
  • Doing the Install
Graphical Interface
  • Graphical Layers
  • Session Management
  • Exploring the Filesystem
  • Customizing the Graphical Desktop
System Configuration from the Graphical Interface
  • System Settings
  • Display Settings
  • Network Manager
  • NTP (Network Time Protocol)
  • Graphical Software Package Management
Finding Linux Documentation
  • Documentation Sources
  • The UNIX Manual
  • GNU Info
  • Command Help
  • Other Documentation Sources
Common Applications
  • Internet Applications
  • Office Applications
  • Multimedia Applications
  • Graphics Editors
Text Editors
  • Available Text Editors
  • Creating a File Without an Editor
  • nano
  • gedit
  • vi
  • emacs
Command-line Operations
  • Command Line Operations and Options
  • Basic Operations
  • Command Prompt
  • Wildcards
  • Searching for Files
  • Package Management
User Environment
  • Accounts
  • Environment Variables
  • Key Shortcuts
  • Command History
  • Command Aliases
  • File Ownership and Permissions
Text Operations
  • cat
  • echo
  • sed
  • awk
  • Miscellaneous Text Utilities
  • Sorting, Cutting, Pasting, Joining, Splitting
  • Regular Expressions and grep
File Operations
  • Filesystems
  • Partitions and Mount Points
  • Network File Systems
  • Filesystem Layout
  • Working with Files
  • Comparing Files
  • File Types
  • Compressing Data
  • Bash Shell Scripting
  • Scripts
  • Features
  • Functions
  • Command Substitutions and Arithmetic
  • If Conditions and Tests
  • Looping Structures
  • Case Structure
  • Debugging
  • Creating Temporary Files and Directories
Processes
  • Introduction to Processes
  • Process Attributes
  • ps
  • top
  • Load Averages
  • Process Control
  • Starting Processes in the Future
Printing
  • CUPS and Printer Configuration
  • Printing Operations
  • PostScript and PDF
Networking
  • Addressing
  • Networking Interfaces and Configuration
  • Networking Utilities and Tools
Local Security Principles
  • Local Security
  • When to Use Root
  • sudo
  • Passwords
  • Bypassing User Authentication
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