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LPIC 1 : CompTIA® Linux+/LPIC-1 Cert Guide

CompTIA® Linux+/LPIC-1 Cert Guide
ISBN : 978-1-61691-828-6


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Table of Content

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Introduction

  • Goals and Methods

Lesson 2: Installing Linux

  • Understanding Your Hardware
  • Laying Out the Hard Drive
  • Working with Boot Managers
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 3: Boot Process and Runlevels

  • The Linux Boot Process
  • Boot Sequence from BIOS to Fully Running System
  • systemd
  • Booting with systemd
  • Shut Down and Reboot from the Command Line
  • Properly Terminating Processes
  • Logging Boot Events
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 4: Package Install and Management

  • Software in a Linux System
  • Debian Package Management
  • RPM and YUM Package Management
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 5: Basic Command Line Usage

  • What Is a Shell?
  • Global and User Settings
  • Using the Command Line
  • Controlling Command Execution
  • Environment Variables and Settings
  • Setting Options in bash
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 6: File Management

  • Filesystem Overview
  • File Management Commands
  • Where Are Those Files?
  • Backup Commands
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 7: Text Processing/Advanced Command Line

  • Working with Input/Output Streams
  • Pipes
  • Executing Multiple Commands
  • Splitting and Processing Streams
  • Filters
  • Formatting Commands
  • Using Regular Expressions and grep
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 8: Process Management

  • Managing Processes
  • Sending Signals to Processes
  • Job Control
  • Managing Process Priorities
  • Leaving Programs Running after Logout
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 9: Editing Text

  • A Tour of the vim Editor
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 10: Partitions and Filesystems

  • Creating Partitions
  • Filesystems
  • Space Utilization
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 11: Permissions and Ownership

  • Working with Permissions
  • Manipulating Permissions
  • Special File Permissions
  • Finding Files by Permission
  • Default Permissions
  • Changing User Ownership
  • Changing Group Ownership
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 12: Customizing Shell Environments

  • Working Within the Shell
  • Extending the Shell
  • Localization and Internationalization
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 13: Shell Scripting

  • Basics of Scripting
  • Shell Script Commands
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 14: Basic SQL Management

  • Database Basics
  • Learning SQL
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 15: Configuring User Interfaces and Desktops

  • Quick Overview of X
  • The Xorg System
  • X Display Managers
  • Into and Out of X
  • Accessibility Options
  • Remote Clients
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 16: Managing Users and Groups

  • User Account Fundamentals
  • Group Accounts
  • Adding Users and Groups
  • Modifying Users and Groups
  • Removing Users and Groups
  • The Shadow Suite
  • Changing Accounts
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 17: Schedule and Automate Tasks

  • The Cron System
  • Anacron
  • Running Ad-hoc Jobs
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 18: Configuring Print and Email Services

  • Managing Printers and Printing
  • Mail Transfer Agent Basics
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 19: Logging and Time Services

  • Maintain System Time
  • System Logging
  • Rotating Logs
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 20: Networking Fundamentals

  • Conceptual Overview of Networking
  • Managing Interfaces
  • Network Configuration Utilities
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 21: System Security

  • Gaining Access to the root Account
  • Providing Services on Demand
  • Using TCP Wrappers for Securing Services
  • Understanding Permission Problems
  • GnuPG Keys
  • Secure Shell
  • Additional Security Features
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics

Lesson 22: Final Preparation

  • How to Prepare for the LPI Exams
  • Video
  • Summary

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