Introduction to Linux

This 3-day course provides a comprehensive introduction to Linux with focus on Bourne, Korn, and BASH shells. The presentation is an integrated mixture of lecture and workshop activities that introduce and reinforce the basic techniques and approaches to working with command lines and controlling how the shell executes them. Workshop activities follow the classroom material and are designed for both topic reinforcement and practice. All topics are supported by workshops.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
This class is intended for Programmers, application developers, computer analysts, and other new or casual users of Linux systems who need to perform activities on Linux systems or understand the use of the Linux system and its commands.
  • Introduction to Linux
  • Files and File Processing Commands
  • Command History
  • wc, sort, grep
  • Regular Expression Metacharacters
  • Command I/O and Redirection
  • Pipelines
  • File System
  • Organize your Part of the File System
  • Protect your Files and Directories
  • Filename Generation
  • Create and Modify a File with the vi Visual Editor
  • vi Self Study
  • Processes and Jobs
  • Shell Environment

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