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Students Will Learn:
- Command Syntax
- Controlling Processes
- Using the File System
- Shell Syntax
- Data Manipulation Utilities
- Controlling Your Environment
- Shell Scripting
- Using Desktop Environments
Course Description: This hands on course provides training on standard UNIX/Linux commands and utilities used for day to day tasks including file manipulation, program execution and control, and effective use of the shell and desktop environments. The course presents the concepts necessary to understand the way UNIX works as well as the system's most commonly used commands. Data manipulation utilities and shell syntax for synthesizing command pipelines are emphasized. Bourne shell, Bash shell and Korn shell programming techniques are introduced so students will be able to read and modify existing shell scripts as well as create their own. Desktop environments are also introduced from a user's perspective, including common window managers, Open Office utilities and an introduction to configuration tools. Comprehensive hands on exercises are integrated throughout to reinforce learning and develop real competency.
Course Prerequisites: None
Follow-up Course: Linux System Administration
UNIX/Linux Fundamentals Course Overview:
|Introduction to UNIX
||Basic User Commands
|The File System
||Introduction to Shells: sh, bash, and ksh
||Multitasking and Batch Processing
||Advanced Shell Features
|Text Manipulation Utilities
||File Processing Utilities
|Backing Up Files
"The instructor was exceptional. He was patient, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. This course was well-designed and through. I learned a ton."
"This was an exceptionally good class. The labs were very helpful in learning the material. The instructor was clear and although I've worked on UNIX systems for years, this really helped me glue some stuff together."
J.D., Naval Surface Warfare
"The instructor was extremely knowledgeable. He truly is a UNIX guru. The mix of lecture and hands on
was perfectly timed. I would highly recommend this class. "