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Beginner Level

No previous Linux administration experience is required. Familiarity with basic system administration concepts will be helpful.

Approx. 21 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Access the command line.

  • Manage files from the command line.

  • Manage local Linux users and groups.

  • Monitor and manage Linux processes.

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
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Beginner Level

No previous Linux administration experience is required. Familiarity with basic system administration concepts will be helpful.

Approx. 21 hours to complete
English

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Red Hat

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Getting Started with Red Hat Enterprise Linux

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 19 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Lab Setup3m
What is Linux?6m
Types of Open Source Licenses5m
What is a Linux Distribution?2m
5 readings
Course Basics10m
Setting Up the Lab Environment10m
What is Linux? 10m
Types of Open Source Licenses10m
What is a Linux Distribution?10m
1 practice exercise
Getting Started with Red Hat Enterprise Linux15m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Accessing the Command Line

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 35 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
7 videos
Logging into a Local Computer6m
Executing Commands Using the Bash Shell5m
Viewing the Contents of Files4m
What is Tab Completion?5m
What is the Command History?5m
Guided Exercise: Accessing the Command Line 3m
7 readings
Accessing the Command Line10m
Logging into a Local Computer10m
Executing Commands Using the Bash Shell10m
Viewing the Contents of Files10m
What is Tab Completion?10m
What is the Command History?10m
Guided Exercise: Accessing the Command Line 10m
2 practice exercises
Local Console Access Terms20m
Bash Commands and Keyboard Shortcuts30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Managing Files From the Command Line

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 70 min), 9 readings, 3 quizzes
9 videos
Locating Files by Name5m
Navigating Paths7m
Managing Files Using Command-line Tools6m
Guided Exercise: Command Line File Management13m
Matching File Names Using Path Name Expansion5m
Tilde & Brace Expansion4m
Variable Expansion6m
Lab: Managing Files with Shell Expansion12m
9 readings
Managing Files from the Command Line10m
Locating Files by Name10m
Navigating Paths10m
Managing Files Using Command-line Tools10m
Guided Exercise: Command Line File Management10m
Matching File Names Using Path Name Expansion10m
Tilde & Brace Expansion10m
Variable Expansion10m
Lab: Managing Files with Shell Expansion10m
3 practice exercises
File System Hierarchy30m
Locating Files and Directories30m
Path Name Expansion30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Creating, Viewing, and Editing Text Files

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 19 min), 3 readings
3 videos
Visual Mode in Vim4m
Guided Exercise: Editing Files with Vim9m
3 readings
Editing Text Files from the Shell Prompt10m
Visual Mode in Vim10m
Guided Exercise: Editing Files with Vim10m

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