Master How to Manage Linux Applications

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Coursera Project Network
In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Print, manage and kill Linux processes using the terminal.

Use job control to postpone the execution of jobs and regain it using the foreground command.

Automate the specific script at a specific time using crontab.

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Clock1 hour
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to Print, manage and kill Linux processes using the terminal, Use job control to postpone the execution of jobs and regain it, and automate the specific script at a specific time using crontab. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Requirements

B​asic understanding of the Linux file system.

Skills you will develop

Process monitoringLinux ConsoleLinux processesSystem monitoringSystem automation

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. Know what are Linux processes.​

  2. Print, manage and kill Linux processes using the terminal.

  3. Use job control to postpone the execution of jobs and regain it using the foreground command.

  4. Automate the specific script at a specific time using crontab.

  5. Use htop to monitor Linux applications in real-time.

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

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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