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Linux Technologies - System Fundamentals

1LIN 23 chapters 3 ECTS credits Level Beginner


In this course you will learn fundamental notions regarding using and managing GNU/Linux environments.

You will go since the discovery of the system to its operational mastery. Most of the concepts taught in this module are common to all UNIX systems.

Learning path


    • Install a GNU/Linux system
    • Use the command line
    • Handle various archive formats
    • Manage users and groups
    • File system permissions (POSIX, ACL, etc...)
    • Manage software packages (install, query, delete, etc...)
    • Using regular expressions
    • Mount, partition and format mass storage devices
    • Create and manage file systems
    • Configure networks
    • Using routing and firewalling
    • Understand and write shell scripts
    • Configure, patch and compile a kernel

    Course content

    • Filesystem and common commands

      Course : 60 min
    • Your daily cup of CLI

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 120 min
    • Archives - Standard Editor : Vim

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 120 min
    • Users, groups and permissions

      Course : 45 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Sudo

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Access Control Lists

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Processes

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 60 min
    • Task scheduling

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 45 min
    • The (Bourne Again) Shell

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 45 min
    • Bourne Again shell scripting

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 45 min
    • Software management

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Stream Editor and regular expressions

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Awk : Generating reports

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 30 min
    • Block devices

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 30 min
    • Filesystems

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 45 min
    • Filesystem quotas

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 45 min
    • The X Window system

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 60 min
    • Networking

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • OpenSSH : Secure Shell

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 60 min
    • The Linux Kernel

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 90 min
    • Routing and firewalling

      Course : 60 min - Labs : 60 min
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