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LPIC-1 (Exam 102)

Video Description

LPIC-1 (Exam 102) LiveLessons is a unique video course that provides a solid understanding of all topics that candidates need to master to pass the LPIC-1 (Exam 102) Certification.

 

Description

This video course offers 14 lessons covering all the topics mentioned in the LPI objectives as published on www.lpi.org. This course doesn't just offer a preparation for the LPIC-1 102 exam, it also serves as an introduction for people who want to learn basic Linux administration skills.

The course can be used to study for the newest LPIC-1 (Exam 102) certification exam, as well as for the CompTIA Linux+ and SUSE CLA exams.

  • Providing a Base Environment
  • Common Administration Tasks
  • Networking and Related Services
  • Advanced Management Tasks

 

About the Instructor

Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer, author, and consultant living in the Netherlands. Sander has written numerous books about different Linux-related topics and many articles for Linux publications around the world. Sander has been teaching Red Hat, SUSE, and LPI Linux classes since 1994. As a consultant, he specializes in Linux High Availability solutions and Performance Optimization. More information about Sander is on his website at www.sandervanvugt.com.

 

Skill Level

  • Beginning to intermediate

 

Who Should Take This Course

Primary audience: The target audience for this course is anyone who wants to acquire the basic Linux skills required for junior system administrators.

Secondary audience: A secondary audience consists of home users and hobbyists who want to acquire more knowledge about the operating system they are using.

 

About LiveLessons Video Training

LiveLessons Video Training series publishes hundreds of hands-on, expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. This professional and personal technology video series features world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include IT Certification, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, Home and Office Technologies, Business and Management, and more.

View all LiveLessons on InformIT at http://www.pearsonitcertification.com/livelessons.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:03:56
  2. Lesson 1: Using and Customizing the Shell Environment
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:34
    2. 1.1 Setting Environment Variables at Login or When Spawning a New Shell 00:13:32
    3. 1.2 Using Bash Functions 00:02:32
    4. 1.3 Maintaining Skeleton Directories for New Users 00:01:54
    5. 1.4 Setting the Command Search Path 00:03:00
    6. Summary 00:00:51
  3. Lesson 2: Managing Printing
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:33
    2. 2.1 Understanding Linux Printing 00:04:10
    3. 2.2 Creating a Basic CUPS Configuration 00:06:15
    4. 2.3 Configuring a Text-only Printer 00:03:44
    5. 2.4 Print Job Processing 00:01:37
    6. 2.5 Managing User Print Queues 00:01:41
    7. 2.6 Troubleshooting General Printing Problems 00:08:49
    8. Summary 00:01:13
  4. Lesson 3: Managing User and Group Accounts
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:33
    2. 3.1 Adding, Modifying, and Removing Users 00:13:10
    3. 3.2 Adding and Modifying Groups 00:04:56
    4. 3.3 Managing User/Group Information in Password/Group Databases 00:08:15
    5. 3.4 Creating and Managing Special Purpose and Limited Accounts 00:03:53
    6. 3.5 Understanding Group Membership 00:03:46
    7. Summary 00:00:52
  5. Lesson 4: Configuring Security
    1. Learning Objectives 00:01:09
    2. 4.1 Auditing a System to Find Files with SUID/SGID 00:07:06
    3. 4.2 Managing Password Aging 00:01:20
    4. 4.3 Analyzing Ports with netstat and nmap 00:13:24
    5. 4.4 Setting up Limits on User Logins, Processes, and Memory Usage 00:05:42
    6. 4.5 Configuring sudo 00:10:30
    7. 4.6 Determining Which Users Have Logged in and are Currently Logged in 00:06:03
    8. 4.7 Setting up Host Security 00:09:25
    9. 4.8 Understanding Advanced Security Such as SELinux and Apparmor 00:07:59
    10. Summary 00:01:14
  6. Lesson 5: Scheduling Jobs
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:35
    2. 5.1 Creating and Managing at Jobs 00:02:32
    3. 5.2 Creating and Managing cron Jobs 00:05:59
    4. 5.3 Configuring User Access to cron and at Services 00:01:34
    5. 5.4 Configuring anacron 00:02:07
    6. Summary 00:00:59
  7. Lesson 6: Maintaining System Time
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:32
    2. 6.1 Understanding Linux Time 00:02:47
    3. 6.2 Setting System Date and Time 00:06:15
    4. 6.3 Setting the Hardware Clock 00:03:07
    5. 6.4 Configuring UTC and Local Time 00:04:37
    6. Summary 00:00:36
  8. Lesson 7: Configuring System Logging
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:35
    2. 7.1 Understanding Syslog Facilities, Priorities, and Destinations 00:07:11
    3. 7.2 Configuring Syslog 00:08:23
    4. 7.3 Reading Log Files and Configuring Logrotate 00:07:11
    5. 7.4 Logging in Non-syslog Services 00:03:28
    6. 7.5 Understanding journald, rsyslog, and syslog-ng 00:05:33
    7. Summary 00:01:08
  9. Lesson 8: Configuring Networking
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:37
    2. 8.1 Understanding IP Protocol Fundamentals 00:05:24
    3. 8.2 Configuring Network Interfaces with ip and ifconfig 00:08:14
    4. 8.3 Creating Basic Static TCP/IP Host Configuration 00:05:53
    5. 8.4 Understanding Routing 00:03:57
    6. 8.5 Setting a Default Route 00:04:15
    7. 8.6 Configuring Client Side DNS 00:04:07
    8. 8.7 Applying Network Troubleshooting Basics 00:10:22
    9. Summary 00:00:43
  10. Lesson 9: Managing MTA Basics
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:31
    2. 9.1 Understanding Mail Handling 00:03:16
    3. 9.2 Creating E-mail Aliases 00:02:35
    4. 9.3 Knowing Common Linux MTA Programs 00:03:43
    5. 9.4 Configuring E-mail Forwarding 00:01:43
    6. Summary 00:00:28
  11. Lesson 10: Using SSH
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:32
    2. 10.1 Using ssh, scp and sftp 00:11:06
    3. 10.2 Changing Common Client and Server Settings 00:07:11
    4. 10.3 Configuring SSH Host Keys 00:08:34
    5. 10.4 Understanding SSH Port Tunnels 00:02:16
    6. 10.5 Creating SSH Port Tunnels 00:08:32
    7. 10.6 Performing Basic GnuPG Configuration, Usage, and Revocation 00:06:05
    8. 10.7 Using GnuPG in E-mail 00:01:26
    9. 10.8 Using GnuPG to Encrypt Files 00:02:26
    10. Summary 00:00:43
  12. Lesson 11: Customizing and Writing Shell Scripts
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:41
    2. 11.1 Selecting the Shell Interpreter Through the Shebang 00:01:37
    3. 11.2 Managing the Location, Ownership, Execution and Suid-rights of Scripts 00:02:01
    4. 11.3 Understanding Shell Script Basic Elements 00:03:37
    5. 11.4 Working with Read and Arguments 00:14:12
    6. 11.5 Using Here Documents 00:04:06
    7. 11.6 Understanding Return Values 00:04:46
    8. 11.7 Performing Tests 00:03:20
    9. 11.8 Using Command Substitution 00:03:43
    10. 11.9 Using Loops and Conditional Tests 00:07:08
    11. 11.10 Performing Conditional Mailing to Superuser 00:02:36
    12. Summary 00:00:53
  13. Lesson 12: Accessibility and Internationalization
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:24
    2. 12.1 Understanding Keyboard Accessibility Settings 00:01:04
    3. 12.2 Understanding Visual Settings and Themes 00:01:36
    4. 12.3 Understanding Assistive Technologies Basics 00:02:15
    5. 12.4 Configuring Locale Settings and Environment Variables 00:04:42
    6. Summary 00:01:03
  14. Lesson 13: SQL Data Management
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:31
    2. 13.1 Understanding SQL Databases 00:02:18
    3. 13.2 Creating an Example Database and Basic Data Manipulation 00:17:34
    4. 13.3 Using Basic SQL Commands 00:02:55
    5. Summary 00:00:35
  15. Lesson 14: Managing User Interfaces and Desktops
    1. Learning Objectives 00:00:32
    2. 14.1 Understanding X Configuration Files 00:05:04
    3. 14.2 Verifying Video Card Support 00:04:00
    4. 14.3 Getting X Display Information 00:02:54
    5. 14.4 Managing a Font Server 00:02:08
    6. 14.5 Setting up a Display Manager 00:04:17
    7. Summary 00:00:43
  16. Summary
    1. Summary 00:00:51