LPIC-1 (Exam 102)

Video description

LPIC-1 (Exam 102) LiveLessons is a unique video course that provides a solid understanding of all topics that candidates need to master to pass the LPIC-1 (Exam 102) Certification.

 

Description

This video course offers 14 lessons covering all the topics mentioned in the LPI objectives as published on www.lpi.org. This course doesn't just offer a preparation for the LPIC-1 102 exam, it also serves as an introduction for people who want to learn basic Linux administration skills.

The course can be used to study for the newest LPIC-1 (Exam 102) certification exam, as well as for the CompTIA Linux+ and SUSE CLA exams.

  • Providing a Base Environment
  • Common Administration Tasks
  • Networking and Related Services
  • Advanced Management Tasks

 

About the Instructor

Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer, author, and consultant living in the Netherlands. Sander has written numerous books about different Linux-related topics and many articles for Linux publications around the world. Sander has been teaching Red Hat, SUSE, and LPI Linux classes since 1994. As a consultant, he specializes in Linux High Availability solutions and Performance Optimization. More information about Sander is on his website at www.sandervanvugt.com.

 

Skill Level

  • Beginning to intermediate

 

Who Should Take This Course

Primary audience: The target audience for this course is anyone who wants to acquire the basic Linux skills required for junior system administrators.

Secondary audience: A secondary audience consists of home users and hobbyists who want to acquire more knowledge about the operating system they are using.

 

About LiveLessons Video Training

LiveLessons Video Training series publishes hundreds of hands-on, expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. This professional and personal technology video series features world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include IT Certification, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, Home and Office Technologies, Business and Management, and more.

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:03:56
  2. Lesson 1: Using and Customizing the Shell Environment
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:34
    2. 1.1 Setting Environment Variables at Login or When Spawning a New Shell 00:13:32
    3. 1.2 Using Bash Functions 00:02:32
    4. 1.3 Maintaining Skeleton Directories for New Users 00:01:54
    5. 1.4 Setting the Command Search Path 00:03:00
    6. Summary 00:00:50
  3. Lesson 2: Managing Printing
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:33
    2. 2.1 Understanding Linux Printing 00:04:10
    3. 2.2 Creating a Basic CUPS Configuration 00:06:15
    4. 2.3 Configuring a Text-only Printer 00:03:44
    5. 2.4 Print Job Processing 00:01:37
    6. 2.5 Managing User Print Queues 00:01:41
    7. 2.6 Troubleshooting General Printing Problems 00:08:49
    8. Summary 00:01:13
  4. Lesson 3: Managing User and Group Accounts
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:33
    2. 3.1 Adding, Modifying, and Removing Users 00:13:10
    3. 3.2 Adding and Modifying Groups 00:04:56
    4. 3.3 Managing User/Group Information in Password/Group Databases 00:08:15
    5. 3.4 Creating and Managing Special Purpose and Limited Accounts 00:03:53
    6. 3.5 Understanding Group Membership 00:03:46
    7. Summary 00:00:52
  5. Lesson 4: Configuring Security
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:09
    2. 4.1 Auditing a System to Find Files with SUID/SGID 00:07:06
    3. 4.2 Managing Password Aging 00:01:20
    4. 4.3 Analyzing Ports with netstat and nmap 00:13:24
    5. 4.4 Setting up Limits on User Logins, Processes, and Memory Usage 00:05:42
    6. 4.5 Configuring sudo 00:10:30
    7. 4.6 Determining Which Users Have Logged in and are Currently Logged in 00:06:03
    8. 4.7 Setting up Host Security 00:09:25
    9. 4.8 Understanding Advanced Security Such as SELinux and Apparmor 00:07:59
    10. Summary 00:01:14
  6. Lesson 5: Scheduling Jobs
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:35
    2. 5.1 Creating and Managing at Jobs 00:02:32
    3. 5.2 Creating and Managing cron Jobs 00:05:59
    4. 5.3 Configuring User Access to cron and at Services 00:01:34
    5. 5.4 Configuring anacron 00:02:07
    6. Summary 00:00:59
  7. Lesson 6: Maintaining System Time
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:32
    2. 6.1 Understanding Linux Time 00:02:47
    3. 6.2 Setting System Date and Time 00:06:15
    4. 6.3 Setting the Hardware Clock
    5. 6.4 Configuring UTC and Local Time
    6. Summary
  8. Lesson 7: Configuring System Logging
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 7.1 Understanding Syslog Facilities, Priorities, and Destinations
    3. 7.2 Configuring Syslog
    4. 7.3 Reading Log Files and Configuring Logrotate
    5. 7.4 Logging in Non-syslog Services
    6. 7.5 Understanding journald, rsyslog, and syslog-ng
    7. Summary
  9. Lesson 8: Configuring Networking
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 8.1 Understanding IP Protocol Fundamentals
    3. 8.2 Configuring Network Interfaces with ip and ifconfig
    4. 8.3 Creating Basic Static TCP/IP Host Configuration
    5. 8.4 Understanding Routing
    6. 8.5 Setting a Default Route
    7. 8.6 Configuring Client Side DNS
    8. 8.7 Applying Network Troubleshooting Basics
    9. Summary
  10. Lesson 9: Managing MTA Basics
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 9.1 Understanding Mail Handling
    3. 9.2 Creating E-mail Aliases
    4. 9.3 Knowing Common Linux MTA Programs
    5. 9.4 Configuring E-mail Forwarding
    6. Summary
  11. Lesson 10: Using SSH
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 10.1 Using ssh, scp and sftp
    3. 10.2 Changing Common Client and Server Settings
    4. 10.3 Configuring SSH Host Keys
    5. 10.4 Understanding SSH Port Tunnels
    6. 10.5 Creating SSH Port Tunnels
    7. 10.6 Performing Basic GnuPG Configuration, Usage, and Revocation
    8. 10.7 Using GnuPG in E-mail
    9. 10.8 Using GnuPG to Encrypt Files
    10. Summary
  12. Lesson 11: Customizing and Writing Shell Scripts
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 11.1 Selecting the Shell Interpreter Through the Shebang
    3. 11.2 Managing the Location, Ownership, Execution and Suid-rights of Scripts
    4. 11.3 Understanding Shell Script Basic Elements
    5. 11.4 Working with Read and Arguments
    6. 11.5 Using Here Documents
    7. 11.6 Understanding Return Values
    8. 11.7 Performing Tests
    9. 11.8 Using Command Substitution
    10. 11.9 Using Loops and Conditional Tests
    11. 11.10 Performing Conditional Mailing to Superuser
    12. Summary
  13. Lesson 12: Accessibility and Internationalization
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 12.1 Understanding Keyboard Accessibility Settings
    3. 12.2 Understanding Visual Settings and Themes
    4. 12.3 Understanding Assistive Technologies Basics
    5. 12.4 Configuring Locale Settings and Environment Variables
    6. Summary
  14. Lesson 13: SQL Data Management
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 13.1 Understanding SQL Databases
    3. 13.2 Creating an Example Database and Basic Data Manipulation
    4. 13.3 Using Basic SQL Commands
    5. Summary
  15. Lesson 14: Managing User Interfaces and Desktops
    1. Learning Objectives
    2. 14.1 Understanding X Configuration Files
    3. 14.2 Verifying Video Card Support
    4. 14.3 Getting X Display Information
    5. 14.4 Managing a Font Server
    6. 14.5 Setting up a Display Manager
    7. Summary
  16. Summary
    1. Summary

Product information

  • Title: LPIC-1 (Exam 102)
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: July 2015
  • Publisher(s): Pearson IT Certification
  • ISBN: 0134121309