Course Title

Linux for Every User

(1 day or 6 hours)

Learn How To
  • Install Linux
  • Use command line & graphical consoles
  • Be a self-supporting user
Who Should Attend
  • Users of Linux PCs
  • Users of Linux Servers
  • Linux Administrators
Course Content

Installing Linux

  • Partitioning Disks
  • Sharing with Microsoft Windows
  • Conservative Configuration
  • Creating User Accounts

Local & Remote Access

  • Command shell, Gnome, KDE, etc.
  • Fundamental Tools: g(vi)m, bash
  • Secure access to remote hosts
  • Files, Directories, Accounts, Access Control

Finding & Using Programs

  • Gnu/Linux Program Conventions
  • Locating Programs & Documentation
  • Survey of Linux Applications

Essential System Administration for Users

  • Account & Security Management
  • Monitoring, Starting & Stopping Services
  • Managing Processes & Filesystems