Linux Command Line for Beginners
Understanding and Managing Permissions, Processes, Files, and Navigation
By Geoff Allen
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Final Release Date: September 2015
Run time: 4 hours 8 minutes

In this Linux Command Line for Beginners training course, expert author Geoff Allen will teach you how to use the command line on a Linux system. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, meaning no previous experience with the command line is required.

You will start by learning about the prompt and shell interaction, then jump into learning simple commands, including how to deal with your files, run commands in the background, and how to learn more. From there, Geoff will teach you about files and directories, permissions, pipes, backgrounding, and I/O redirection. This video tutorial also covers wildcards, and how to customize aliases, your path, and your prompt. Finally, you will learn about vi, including how to navigate in vi, make changes, and save.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of using the command line on a Linux system. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

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