Getting Started with Linux Terminal

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In this Guided Project, you will:

G​et comfortable with the current day to day Linux commands.

K​now how to perform bulk files operations with simple commands.

B​e able to install any software in Linux with ease.

Clock1hour
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to use simple commands to create and manipulate files and folders, perform multiple complex tasks using one simple command, use the superuser to perform high privilege operations.

Skills you will develop

Bash (Unix Shell)Linux ConsoleDevopsServer AdministratorLinux File Systems

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. U​sing basic Linux commands like cd, ls, pwd.

  2. Using different techniques to create and read files and content folders.

  3. Moving and manipulating files and folders.

  4. Getting comfortable with piping and redirection.

  5. U​sing superuser to perform high privilege tasks.

  6. C​reate and manipulate hidden files.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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