Get familiar with all the important command-line tools and utilities in LinuxAbout This Book
- Delve into the fundamentals of Linux and learn important command-line tools and utilities.
- Practical, real-world examples that will help you get acquainted with the fundamentals of Linux
- Explore important Linux learning concepts such as virtualization, the command-line, bash shell scripts, and troubleshooting.
This book is targeted at everyone who is looking to start a job in enterprise Linux system administrator.What You Will Learn
- Learn the important command-line tools and utilities required for Linux
- Explore the basic and advanced command-line concepts
- Install Linux, work with VirtualBox, and install CentOS 7 in VirtualBox.
- Work with the command-line efficiently, learn how to navigate the Linux filesystem, and work with files.
- Learn to how to search, create file and user group permissions, and edit files
- Work with advanced file permissions, ACL, setuid and setgid
Linux is a Unix-like computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open-source software development and distribution. This book will help you build a solid foundation of learning all the essentials of the Linux command line to get you started. The book will start by teaching you how to work with the virtualization software and install CentOS 7 Linux as a VM. Then you will get familiar with the working of various command-line operations such as cursor movement, commands, options and arguments, history, quoting and globbing, file streams and pipes. Moving on, the book will not only focus on the most essential Linux commands but also give an introduction to Bash shell scripting. Finally, you will explore advanced topics such as networking, Troubleshooting your system, and get familiar with the advanced file permissions, ACL, setuid and setgid.
The book includes real-world tasks, use cases, and problems that a system administrator might encounter in their day-to-day activities.
|Publisher:||Packt Publishing, Limited|
|Product dimensions:||7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.49(d)|
About the Author
He has more than 10 years' experience as a software developer and system administrator. He graduated with a diploma degree in bioinformatics and is currently working at the German Cancer Research center in Heidelberg, where he has authored and co-authored several scientific publications in the field of Bioinformatics. He loves writing code and riding his mountain bike in the Black Forest of Germany. He develops web applications and biological databases for his department and scientists all over the world and administers a division-wide Linux-based datacentre.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
- Introduction to Linux
- The Linux Command Line
- The Linux File System
- Working with the Command Line
- More Advanced Command Lines and Concepts