LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1) v5.0

Duration : 4 Days (32 Hours)

LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1) v5.0 Course Overview:

Enroll in our LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1) to embark on the first step of LPI’s multi-level Linux professional certification program. This comprehensive course prepares you for the LPI 101 exam, covering essential Linux skills such as file management, text processing, command line use, package management, and hardware. With in-classroom assessments and practice exams, you’ll gain the confidence needed to excel in the certification. Join us and validate your ability to perform maintenance tasks, install and configure Linux systems, and configure basic networking, propelling your career in Linux administration.

Intended Audience:

  1. IT professionals and aspiring Linux administrators who want to start their journey towards obtaining the LPIC-1 certification.
  2. Individuals with some prior experience in Linux or those familiar with basic Linux concepts who wish to enhance their skills and knowledge for professional growth.
  3. System administrators and network administrators looking to validate their proficiency in essential Linux tasks and configuration.
  4. Students or recent graduates interested in pursuing a career in Linux administration or IT support roles.
  5. Those aiming to build a solid foundation in Linux skills and gain a recognized certification to enhance their employability.
  6. Any individual with a strong interest in Linux and a desire to learn and excel in the field of Linux administration.

Learning Objectives of LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1) v5.0:

The learning objectives of the “LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1)” are as follows:

  1. File Management: Learn how to navigate and manage files and directories using command line utilities, file permissions, and ownership.
  2. Text Processing: Understand how to use text processing utilities to manipulate text files, search for patterns, and perform text editing tasks.
  3. Command Line Use: Master the use of Linux command line interface (CLI) for various tasks, including running commands, managing processes, and configuring system settings.
  4. Package Management: Gain proficiency in package management to install, update, and remove software packages on Linux systems.
  5. Hardware Configuration: Learn how to identify and configure hardware devices, manage storage devices, and work with the Linux kernel.
  6. Basic Networking: Acquire knowledge of networking concepts, configure network interfaces, and troubleshoot network connectivity issues.
  7. Exam Preparation: Get prepared for the LPI 101 exam through in-classroom assessments, practice exams, and hands-on labs to reinforce learning.

By the end of the course, participants will have developed essential Linux administration skills and be well-prepared to take the LPI 101 exam. Successful completion of the exam will validate their ability to perform critical Linux tasks, laying the foundation for further advancements in the LPI’s multi-level Linux professional certification program and providing a strong platform for a successful career in Linux administration.

 Module 1: Work On The Command Line
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Role of Command Shell
  • Shells
  • Gathering System Info
  • Identifying the Shell
  • Changing the Shell
  • Shell Prompts
  • Bash: Bourne-Again Shell
  • Navigating the Filesystem
  • Help from Commands and Documentation
  • Getting Help Within the Graphical Desktop
  • Getting Help with man & info
  • Bash: Command Line History
  • Bash: Command Editing
  • Bash: Command Completion
  • Shell and Environment Variables
  • Key Environment Variables
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • File Redirection
  • Piping Commands Together
  • Filename Matching
  • File Globbing and Wildcard Patterns
  • Brace Expansion
  • General Quoting Rules
  • Nesting Commands
  • Gotchas: Maximum Command Length
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Filesystem Hierarchy Standard
  • Displaying Directory Contents
  • Filesystem Structures
  • Determining Disk Usage With df and du
  • File Ownership
  • Default Group Ownership
  • File and Directory Permissions
  • File Creation Permissions with umask
  • Changing File Permissions
  • SUID and SGID on files
  • SGID and Sticky Bit on Directories
  • User Private Group Scheme
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Directory Manipulation
  • File Manipulation
  • Deleting and Creating Files
  • Physical Unix File Structure
  • Filesystem Links
  • File Extensions and Content
  • Which and Type
  • whereis
  • Searching the Filesystem
  • Alternate Search Method
  • Manually Installed Shared Libraries
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Archives with tar
  • Archives with cpio
  • The gzip Compression Utility
  • The bzip2 Compression Utility
  • The XZ Compression Utility
  • The PKZIP Archiving/Compression format
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Producing File Statistics
  • The Streaming Editor
  • Replacing Text Characters
  • Text Sorting
  • Duplicate Removal Utility
  • Extracting Columns of Text
  • Displaying Files
  • Prepare Text for Display
  • Previewing Files
  • Displaying Binary Files
  • Combining Files and Merging Text
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Searching Inside Files
  • Regular Expression Overview
  • Regular Expressions
  • RE Character Classes
  • Regex Quantifiers
  • RE Parenthesis
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Text Editing
  • vi and Vim
  • Learning Vim
  • Basic vi
  • Intermediate vi
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • What is a Process?
  • Process Lifecycle
  • Process States
  • Viewing Processes
  • Signals
  • Tools to Send Signals
  • Managing Processes
  • Tuning Process Scheduling
  • Job Control Overview
  • Job Control Commands
  • nohup and disown
  • uptime
  • Persistent Shell Sessions with Screen
  • Using screen
  • Advanced Screen
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Managing Software
  • RPM Architecture
  • Working With RPMs
  • Querying and Verifying with RPM
  • Installing Debian Packages
  • Querying and Verifying with dpkg
  • The alien Package Conversion Tool
  • Managing Software Dependencies
  • Using the Yum command
  • yumdownloader
  • Configuring Yum
  • The dselect & APT Frontends to dpkg
  • Aptitude
  • Configuring APT
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Partition Considerations
  • Logical Volume Management
  • Filesystem Planning
  • Partitioning Disks with fdisk & gdisk
  • Resizing a GPT Partition with gdisk
  • Partitioning Disks with parted
  • Filesystem Creation
  • Filesystem Support
  • Unix/Linux Filesystem Features
  • Swap
  • Selecting a Filesystem
  • Filesystem Maintenance
  • Mounting Filesystems
  • Managing an XFS Filesystem
  • NFS
  • SMB
  • Filesystem Table (/etc/fstab)
  • Configuring Disk Quotas
  • Setting Quotas
  • Viewing and Monitoring Quotas
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Booting Linux on PCs
  • GRUB 2
  • GRUB 2 Configuration
  • GRUB Legacy Configuration
  • Boot Parameters
  • init
  • Linux Runlevels Aliases
  • Systemd local-fs.target and sysinit.target
  • Runlevel Implementation
  • System Boot Method Overview
  • systemd System and Service Manager
  • systemd Targets
  • Using systemd
  • Shutdown and Reboot
  • System Messaging Commands
  • Controlling System Messaging
  • LPI Objectives Covered
  • Managing Linux Device Files
  • Hardware Discovery Tools
  • Configuring New Hardware with hwinfo
  • PC Architecture and Bus
  • DMA & IRQ
  • USB Devices
  • USB Configuration
  • Configuring Kernel Components and Modules
  • Kernel Modules
  • Handling Module Dependencies
  • Configuring the Kernel via /proc/
  • Kernel Hardware Info – /sys/
  • /sys/ Structure
  • Random Numbers and /dev/random
  • Unix and its Design Principles
  • FSF and GNU
  • GPL – General Public License
  • The Linux Kernel
  • Components of a Distribution
  • Red Hat Linux Products
  • SUSE Linux Products
  • Debian
  • Ubuntu
  • Logging In
  • got root?
  • Switching User Contexts
  • Gathering Login Session Info

LPIC-1 Exam Prep (Course 1) v5.0 Course Prerequisites:

  • General computing knowledge and experience
  • No prior knowledge with Linux is required

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