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In this introductory course on Linux, we’ll be learning about what Linux is exactly. We’ll learn about its history and different versions of Linux.

We’ll teach you how to set up Linux Ubuntu on your computer, and guide you through exploring the pre-installed apps, how to install apps, the Linux file system, and the role of server applications.

No introduction to Linux is complete without teaching the Linux shell, aka Bash! You will learn how to use text commands to navigate through a file system, view and change files,

You’ll learn how to use Bash commands and write Bash scripts that allow you to automate tasks and power up what we can do in Linux.

We’ll also show you how to define Linux users and how to set permissions for files.

There are plenty of lessons, quizzes, and projects ahead, so let’s get started!

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    Let’s get your Linux journey started!
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    Learn about operating system basics.
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    Coming up soon - how to set up Linux on your computer!
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    Learn about the Linux Ubuntu desktop, how a Linux filesystem works, and how to install applications in your Linux environment!
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    We will learn about useful utilities in the Linux shell (Bash)!

What you'll create

Portfolio projects that showcase your new skills

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How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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Course Description

In this introductory course, we’ll be getting familiar with Linux and how to navigate within a Linux environment!

Details

Earn a certificate of completion
8 hours to complete in total
Intermediate

Let’s get your Linux journey started!

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