Chapter 2. Working on the Command Line

These labs should be performed on the Ubuntu operating system that you installed in Chapter 1, “Distributions and Key Components.” Before you begin this lab, log in to the student account that you created during the installation process.

Lab 2.1 Manage Files

Step 1. Open a terminal window.


Step 2. Display your current directory.


Step 3. Using an absolute pathname, switch to the /etc directory.


Step 4. Using a relative pathname, move to the /etc/skel directory.


Step 5. Using a relative pathname, move up one directory.


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