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Linux for Users/Administrators

Summary
This three-day course provides a follow-on from the Introduction to Linux course for power users and administrators who wish to learn more of the general purpose Linux utilities, and be able to automate tasks by writing Bash shell scripts. This course not only teaches you the utilities and programming skills, but also provides many examples of useful shell scripts. A further important aspect is that you will be able to readily interpret existing scripts.

Prerequisites
Experience of Linux similar to the level covered in the Introduction to LinuxIntroduction to Linux course.

Course Objective
To train those who know a little Linux more of the "nuts and bolts" of Linux so that they will make good power users, and have the tools at their command to become excellent administrators and applications support technicians.

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Length
3 days

Format
Instructor-led course, with many practical computer-based exercises.

Course Outline
Hardware and Software Requirements
A machine running Linux for each student. Red Hat version is preferable. One or more printers should be provided for the classroom, to be shared by the students.