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Command Line Basics in Linux

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Edward Falzon

Instructor: Edward Falzon

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1.5 hours
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Only available on desktop
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4.6

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What you'll learn

  • Use the Linux manual to learn all about Linux commands.

  • Navigate and create directories.

  • Redirect command-line output to a text file.

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Beginner level

Recommended experience

1.5 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.6

(314 reviews)

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Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. First, a Little Fun!

  2. "Man" - THE Most Important Linux Command

  3. Exploring sudo

  4. Navigation and File-Handling

  5. Creating and Displaying Files

  6. Viewing Your Command History

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No experience required. This guided project is appropriate for beginners. It may help to do "Getting Started with Ubuntu LinuxOpens in a new tab" first.

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