Intro to Linux
- A desire to learn Linux.
Looking to learn Linux?
This course is aimed for beginners looking to dive into the Linux command line
We will be starting from the initial install and setup of VirtualBox and Vagrant, and you will leave having the fundamentals to continue on your learning journey.
This course is divided into the following sections
The initial install and setup of VirtualBox and Vagrant
This tool uses a base image to quickly clone a virtual machine, and saves time and resources in the process. It allows for a repeatable process, should you want to get more virtual machine environments after the course.
In the course, I am using MacOS, if you’re using Windows please use Git.
This will align things as closely as possible to using Unix/Linux and will ensure you have an SSH Client.
Basic Essential Commands
Where am I?
pwd, ls, ls -lah
cd, cd ..
The concept of ~ vs /
How to learn how to use a command
Getting the most bang for your buck at the command line
Important Security Concepts to Know
Permissions and access
sudo vs su
How to get help on a command
How to look for examples
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
Just a desire to learn Linux :)
For beginners looking to dive into the Linux command line
Who this course is for:
- For beginners looking to dive into the Linux command line
From working in construction to learning electrical on the job I convinced myself to pursue tech as a career despite a lack of a formal background.
I've worked in Information Security (Cybersecurity) for 4 years and am helping those that want to learn about the field in any way I can.