Linux Basics - A System z Perspective - ZL12G

Linux Basics - A System z Perspective - ZL12G


This basic course is for anyone who needs to learn to use the Linux operating system.


You should have familiarity with basic Information Technology (IT) concepts and the role of an operating system.


2 days.

Course Objectives

This course enables you to perform everyday tasks using the Linux operating system:

  • Log in to a Linux system and set a user password
  • Use Linux online documentation
  • Manage Linux files and directories
  • Describe the purpose of the shell
  • Use the vi editor
  • Execute common Linux commands
  • Manage Linux processes

Course Content

Introduction to Linux
Using the system
Linux documentation
Files and directories
Using files
File permissions
Shell basics
Using shell variables
The vi Editor

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