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If you want to learn how to use Linux and level up your career but are pressed for time, read on. Hello. My name is Jason Cannon and I'm the author of Linux for Beginners as well as the founder of the Linux Training Academy. When I ask people to tell me what their biggest challenge is to learning Linux, they all say the same thing: Time.
That's why I've created this course. Give me just 45 minutes a day for the next 5 days and I will teach you exactly what you need to know about the Linux operating system. You'll learn the most important concepts and commands, and I'll even guide you step-by-step through several practical and real-world examples.
So, if you can spare a few minutes a day and want to learn the ins-and-outs of the Linux Operating System, join me and the other students in this course today.
Free Bonus - How to Install WordPress on Your Very Own Linux System
As an added bonus for enrolling in the Learn Linux in 5 Days video training course, you'll receive a step-by-step checklist and video that teaches you how to install WordPress on an Ubuntu Linux system. First, you'll learn what software is required for WordPress to run on a Linux system. Next, you'll be given the exact commands to type that install all the required software and WordPress.
You'll learn how to install a web server, how to install a database server, how to create database users, and how to configure WordPress. Before you know it, you'll have a fully functioning blog on your hands. This is a great way to put your new-found Linux skills to good use. Totally optional, but very cool: If you want to host your blog on the internet on your very own installation of Linux, I'll show you were you can get hosting for just $5 a month.
Learn Linux in 5 Days doesn't make any assumptions about your background or knowledge of Linux. You need no prior knowledge to benefit from this course. You will be guided step by step using a logical and systematic approach. As new concepts, commands, or jargon are encountered they are explained in plain language, making it easy for anyone to understand. Here is what you will learn by taking Learn Linux in 5 Days:
What you learn in Learn Linux in 5 Days applies to any Linux environment including Ubuntu, Debian, Linux Mint, RedHat, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Slackware, and more.
Enroll now and start learning the skills you need to level up your career!
In this lesson you will learn:
In this lesson you will learn how to connect to a Linux system directly and over the network. You'll learn about SSH and the software that you'll need to connect to a Linux system.
In this lesson you will learn about the Linux directory structure. You'll learn where different components of the operating system are located. You'll also learn how applications can employ the same conventions for their directory structures.
In this lesson you will learn what the shell is, how to access it, and what the superuser account is.
In this lesson you will learn some basic, yet essential Linux commands. You will be given an overview of each command and then a demonstration.
In this lesson you will learn:
In this lesson you will learn:
In this lesson you will learn how to list files with the ls command and how to interpret the ls output.
The permissions lesson is broken into two parts. In this lesson you will learn about:
This is part two of the permissions lesson. In this lesson you will learn about:
In this lesson you will learn various commands that can be used to view files as well as how to use the nano text editor.
In this lesson you will learn how to edit files with the vi editor.
In this lesson you will learn how to edit files with the emacs editor.
In this lesson you will learn about two commands that will help you find files and directories.
This lesson will touch on some of the graphical editors available in the Linux operating system.
This lesson will cover how to delete, copy, move, and rename files.
This lesson covers the various types of input and output as well as how to redirect that input and output.
In this lesson you will learn three strategies for comparing the differences between two files.
In this lesson you will learn how to search through the contents of files. Additionally you will learn about pipes and how they can be used to aid searches.
In this lesson you will learn how to transfer and copy files over the network.
See the supplementary material for a list of SCP and SFTP clients.
In this lesson you will learn how to customize your shell prompt.
In this lesson you will learn how to list, create, delete, and persist shell aliases.
In this lesson you will learn how to display information about running programs and processes. You will also learn how to control the behavior of processes, including running processes in the background and terminating processes.
In this lesson you will learn how to schedule jobs and automate tasks using the cron service.
In this lesson you will learn how to switch to other accounts and run programs as different users.
In this lesson you will learn how to manipulate your shell history. Additionally, you will learn how to use tab completion. Finally command line editing is covered.
In this lesson you will learn how to search for, install, and remove software.
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This lesson covers installing Apache, MySQL, PHP, and Wordpress on an Ubuntu system.
In this lesson you will learn several methods that you can use to get access to a Linux system.
NOTE: In addition to http://simpleshell.com you can use http://www.webminal.org or http://linuxzoo.net.
In this lesson you will learn how to install VirtualBox on Windows.
In this lesson you will learn how to install VirtualBox on Mac.
In this lesson you will learn how to create a Linux Virtual Machine using VirtualBox and Virtual Disk Images.
The Linux Virtual Machine can be used to practice your Linux skills as you progress through the course.
In this lesson you will learn how to install Virtualbox and Ubuntu.
Jason started his career as a Unix and Linux System Engineer in 1999. Since that time he has utilized his Linux skills at companies such as Xerox, UPS, Hewlett-Packard, and Amazon.com. Additionally, he has acted as a technical consultant and independent contractor for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies.
Jason has professional experience with CentOS, RedHat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, and Ubuntu. He has used several Linux distributions on personal projects including Debian, Slackware, CrunchBang, and others. In addition to Linux, Jason has experience supporting proprietary Unix operating systems including AIX, HP-UX, and Solaris.
He enjoys teaching others how to use and exploit the power of the Linux operating system. He is also the author of the books "Linux for Beginners" and "Command Line Kung Fu."