(Designed to help prepare for the Linux Professional Institute Certification 1 [LPIC-1] and Linux+ exams.) prerequisite: CMIT 265. A study of the Linux operating system. The goal is to configure and manage processes, user interfaces, device files, print facilities, file systems, task automation, the boot-up/shutdown sequence, disk storage, network connectivity, system security, users, and groups. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 390, CMIT 391, or CMIS 398U.
After completing this course, students should be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency using the Linux command line and constructing shell scripts.
- Perform maintenance tasks, including user and system management.
- Install and configure system services.
- Configure and troubleshoot network connectivity.
- Apply appropriate system security measures.