Introduction to Unix and Linux

Can be taken anytime (5 hours)
Course Type
Professional Training Course
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Course Overview

UNIX is a multitasking operating system which provides users with the portability of working on servers, desktops and laptops. It has a Graphical User Interface (GUI) with different versions and most commonly being used are the Sun Solaris, GNU/Linux, and macOS X. It is made up of the (i)kernel, (ii) the shell and the (iii) programs. The complete architecture of UNIX operating system is either a file or a process. It has its origin in the Bell Laboratories of AT&T. Linux is an open-source computer operating system, originally descended from UNIX, having a GUI like other operating systems and made up of several other components like the Kernel, Shell, Daemons and the Bootloader. What makes the Linux Operating System unique is the Command-Line interface which makes it an excellent OS for the experts who wants to work on the text-based interface of an Operating System. There are different distributions of Linux Operating System and some of the most popular ones are the Ubuntu, SuSE, Debian and Fedora.

Who should take this course

Anyone who wishes to learn Unix and Linux



Course content

· Unix and its history

· Introduction to Linux

· Login session

· Working with the Unix filesystem (Linux Directories)

· Linux Basic Commands (ls, pwd, cd, touch, mkdir, rmdir, cp, mv, cat, rm)

· Handling files and directories (with metacharacters)

· Working with vi (visual editor along with 3 modes)

· Linux documentation (along with manual sections including path)

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