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LPIC-2: Linux Professional Institute Certification, Study Guide by Roderick W. Smith

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Chapter 1

System Startup and Advanced System Management

THE FOLLOWING LINUX PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • 202.1 Customizing system startup and boot processes (weight: 4)
  • 202.2 System recovery (weight: 4)
  • 205.4 Notify users on system-related issues (weight: 1)
  • 206.1 Make and install programs from source (weight: 4)

imageAn appropriate place to begin investigating advanced Linux system administration is with the way the computer starts. Therefore, this chapter covers that topic, including both boot loader configuration and use and the tools Linux uses to start its own core processes. Because a computer can't boot without ...

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