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Linux-Unix Fundamentals Overview



  • 1.  What is Linux?

    1. Unix and its Design Principles

    2. FSF and GNU

    3. GPL – General Public License

    4. The Linux Kernel

    5. Linux Kernel and Versioning

    6. Components of a Distribution

    7. Slackware

    8. SUSE Linux Products

    9. Debian

    10. Ubuntu

    11. Red Hat Linux Products

    12. Oracle Linux



  • 2.  Login and Exploration

    1. Logging In

    2. Running Programs

    3. Interacting with Command Line

    4. Desktop Environments

    5. GNOME

    6. Starting X

    7. Gathering Login Session Info

    8. Gathering System Info

    9. uptime

    10. got root?

    11. Switching User Contexts

    12. sudo

    13. Help from Commands and Documentation

    14. whereis

    15. Getting Help Within the Graphical Desktop

    16. Getting Help with man & info



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Login and Discovery

    2. Help with Commands

    3. Switching Users With su



  • 3. T he Linux Filesystem Lab Tasks

    1. Filesystem Support

    2. Unix/Linux Filesystem Features

    3. Filesystem Hierarchy Standard

    4. Navigating the Filesystem

    5. Displaying Directory Contents

    6. Filesystem Structures

    7. Determining Disk Usage With df and du

    8. Determining Disk Usage (GUI)

    9. Disk Usage with Quotas

    10. File Ownership

    11. Default Group Ownership

    12. File and Directory Permissions

    13. File Creation Permissions with umask

    14. SUID and SGID on files

    15. SGID and Sticky Bit on Directories

    16. Changing File Permissions

    17. User Private Group Scheme



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Navigating Directories and Listing Files

    2. Disk and Filesystem Usage

    3. File and Directory Ownership and Permissions



  • 4.  Manipulating Files

    1. Directory Manipulation

    2. File Manipulation

    3. Deleting and Creating Files

    4. Managing Files Graphically

    5. Drag and drop with Nautilus

    6. Physical Unix File Structure

    7. Filesystem Links

    8. File Extensions and Content

    9. Displaying Files

    10. Previewing Files

    11. Producing File Statistics

    12. Displaying Binary Files

    13. Searching the Filesystem

    14. Alternate Search Method



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Manipulating Files and Directories

    2. File Examination & Search Commands



  • 5.  Shell Basics

    1. Role of Command Shell

    2. Communication Channels

    3. File Redirection

    4. Piping Commands Together

    5. Filename Matching

    6. File Globbing and Wildcard Patterns

    7. Brace Expansion

    8. Shell and Environment Variables

    9. Key Environment Variables

    10. Which and Type

    11. General Quoting Rules

    12. Nesting Commands



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Redirection and Pipes

    2. Wildcard File Matching

    3. Shell Variables

    4. Shell Meta-Characters

    5. Command Substitution



  • 6.  Archiving and Compression

    1. Archives with tar

    2. Archives with cpio

    3. The gzip Compression Utility

    4. The bzip2 Compression Utility

    5. The XZ Compression Utility

    6. The PKZIP Archiving/Compression format

    7. GNOME File Roller



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Archiving and Compression



  • 7. T ext Processing

    1. Searching Inside Files

    2. The Streaming Editor

    3. Text Processing with Awk

    4. Replacing Text Characters

    5. Text Sorting

    6. Duplicate Removal Utility

    7. Extracting Columns of Text

    8. Combining Files and Merging Text

    9. Comparing File Changes



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Processing Text Streams

    2. Text Processing



  • 8.  Regular Expressions

    1. Regular Expression Overview

    2. Regular Expressions

    3. RE Character Classes

    4. Regex Quantifiers

    5. RE Parenthesis



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Pattern Matching with Regular Expressions

    2. Extended Regular Expressions

    3. Using Regular Expressions With sed



  • 9.  Text Editing

    1. Text Editing

    2. Pico/GNU Nano

    3. Pico/Nano Interface

    4. Nano configuration

    5. Pico/Nano Shortcuts

    6. vi and Vim

    7. Learning Vim

    8. Basic vi

    9. Intermediate vi



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Text Editing with Nano

    2. Text Editing with Vim



  • 10.  Messaging

    1. System Messaging Commands

    2. Controlling System Messaging

    3. Internet Relay Chat

    4. Instant Messenger Clients

    5. Electronic Mail

    6. Sending Email with sendmail

    7. Sending and Receiving Email with mailx

    8. Sending and Receiving Email with mutt

    9. Sending Email with Pine

    10. Evolution



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Command Line Messaging

    2. Messaging with talkd

    3. Command Line Email

    4. Alpine



  • 11.  Command Shells

    1. Shells

    2. Identifying the Shell

    3. Changing the Shell

    4. Configuration Files

    5. Script Execution

    6. Shell Prompts

    7. Bash: Bourne-Again Shell

    8. Bash: Configuration Files

    9. Bash: Command Line History

    10. Bash: Command Editing

    11. Bash: Command Completion

    12. Bash: "shortcuts"

    13. Bash: prompt

    14. Setting Resource Limits via ulimit



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Linux Shells

    2. Bash History

    3. Aliases

    4. Bash Login Scripts

    5. The Z Shell



  • 12.  Introduction to Shell Scripting

    1. Shell Script Strengths and Weaknesses

    2. Example Shell Script

    3. Positional Parameters

    4. Input & Output

    5. Doing Math

    6. Comparisons with test

    7. Exit Status

    8. Conditional Statements

    9. Flow Control: case

    10. The for Loop

    11. The while and until Loops



  •  Lab Tasks

    1. Writing a Shell Script



  • 13.  Process Management and Job Control

    1. What is a Process?

    2. Process Lifecycle

    3. Process States

    4. Viewing Processes

    5. Signals

    6. Tools to Send Signals

    7. nohup and disown

    8. Managing Processes

    9. Tuning Process Scheduling

    10. Job Control Overview

    11. Job Control Commands

    12. Persistent Shell Sessions with Screen

    13. Using screen

    14. Advanced Screen



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Job Control Basics

    2. Process Management Basics

    3. Screen Basics

    4. Using Screen Regions



  • 14.  At and Cron

    1. Automating Tasks

    2. at/batch

    3. cron

    4. The crontab Command

    5. crontab Format

    6. /etc/cron.*/ Directories

    7. Anacron



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Creating and Managing User Cron Jobs

    2. Adding System cron Jobs



  • 15.  Managing Software

    1. Downloading with FTP

    2. FTP

    3. lftp

    4. Command Line Internet – Non-interactive

    5. Command Line Internet – Interactive

    6. Managing Software Dependencies

    7. Using the Yum command

    8. Using Yum history

    9. YUM package groups

    10. Configuring Yum

    11. yumdownloader

    12. Popular Yum Repositories

    13. Using the Zypper command

    14. Zypper Services and Catalogs

    15. The dselect & APT Frontends to dpkg

    16. Aptitude

    17. Configuring APT



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Command Line File Transfers

    2. Using Yum

    3. Using Zypper

    4. Managing Yum Repositories

    5. Managing Zypper Repositories

    6. Using APT

    7. Adding an APT repository



  • 16.  The Secure Shell (SSH)

    1. Secure Shell

    2. ssh and sshd Configuration

    3. Accessing Remote Shells

    4. Transferring Files

    5. Alternative sftp Clients

    6. SSH Key Management

    7. ssh-agent



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Introduction to ssh and scp

    2. SSH Key-based User Authentication

    3. Using ssh-agent



  • 17.  Mounting Filesystems & Managing Removable Media

    • Filesystems Concept Review

    • Mounting Filesystems

    • NFS

    • SMB

    • Filesystem Table (/etc/fstab)

    • AutoFS

    • Removable Media



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Accessing NFS Shares

    2. On-demand filesystem mounting with AutoFS



  • 18.  Printing

    1. Legacy Print Systems

    2. Common UNIX Printing System

    3. Defining a Printer

    4. Standard Print Commands

    5. Format Conversion Utilities

    6. enscript and mpage



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Printing

    2. Configuring Print Queues



  • A.  The X Window System

    1. The X Window System

    2. X Modularity

    3. X.Org Drivers

    4. Configuring X Manually

    5. Automatic X Configuration

    6. Xorg and Fonts

    7. Installing Fonts for Modern Applications

    8. Installing Fonts for Legacy Applications

    9. The X11 Protocol and Display Names

    10. Display Managers and Graphical Login

    11. Starting X Apps Automatically

    12. X Access Control

    13. Remote X Access (historical/insecure)

    14. Remote X Access (modern/secure)

    15. XDMCP

    16. Remote Graphical Access With VNC and RDP

    17. Specialized X Servers



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Remote X with XDMCP

    2. Configure X Security

    3. Configure a VNC Server

    4. Configure a VNC Server

    5. Configure a VNC Server

    6. Launching X Apps Automatically

    7. Secure X



  • B.  Emacs

    1. Emacs

    2. The Emacs Interface

    3. Basic Emacs

    4. More Emacs Commands



  • Lab Tasks

    1. Text Editing with Emacs




 

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