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2. Topic 102: Linux Installation and Package Management

David Clinton

(1)Toronto, Canada

I’m not sure there’s all that much tying the various expectations of LPIC-1 exam topic 102 together into any kind of cohesive whole. It is true that they all address concerns shared by Linux administrators and, broadly speaking, concerns related to prepare stable and productive compute environments. So there’s that.

Either way, this chapter will discuss partitioning your storage space and controlling the boot process through a boot manager, working with the software libraries shared by individual software packages, and the critical task of acquiring ...

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