Ubuntu Linux Server Troubleshooting

Learn to troubleshoot Ubuntu Servers like a boss! This intro to troubleshooting will have you fixing errors in no time!
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  • Lectures 30
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

Linux is the fastest growing operating system in the world. Get the Ubuntu Server skills you need to succeed with Ubuntu Linux Server Troubleshooting.

Things break. That's why companies hire IT professionals like YOU! Learn how to fix common errors in Ubuntu Server without even breaking a sweat. Whether the issue is hardware or software related, you'll be able to tackle it with the information and shell commands I'll teach you.

In the course I will cover:

  • The Basic Principles of Troubleshooting
  • Reading the Kernel Ring Buffer with 'dmesg'
  • Obtaining Hardware Information through the Shell
  • Repairing Networking Issues
  • Resolving Dependencies in Software Installations
  • How to Systematically Diagnose Hardware Problems

If you want to increase your IT skills, this course is a great place to start. More and more companies are utilizing Linux servers in their day-to-day operations. So, don't be left behind!

All course updates are 100% FREE. Buy this course one time and you own it for life. Not only that, but you will also gain lifetime access to me as your personal instructor. Have a question about Ubuntu Server? Just ask! You, as my student, will always be my #1 priority.

Wait, are you still reading this?! The course comes with a genuine 30 day, no hassles, money-back guarantee. So, there is absolutely nothing to risk here. Enroll today!

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need access to an Ubuntu Server.
  • VirtualBox (free) can be used to simulate an Ubuntu Server environment within Windows or Mac OS X, if desired.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Troubleshoot Ubuntu Server Systems with Confidence
  • Read the Kernel Ring Buffer for Device/Driver Failures
  • Diagnose and Repair Common Networking Errors
  • Resolve Software Dependency Issues
  • Find and Fix Filesystem Errors
  • Critically Evaluate All Hardware Components for Problems

What is the target audience?

  • This course is designed for those who would like an introduction to Ubuntu Server troubleshooting. Basic knowledge of Ubuntu Server is required, as this is not a course which teaches students how to use the system itself.
  • Advanced system administrators are discouraged from enrolling in this course, as they should already have a proper understanding of everything taught within the course.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Welcome
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02:03
Before We Begin...
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Troubleshooting Basics: Your Most Powerful Tool
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04:04
Take The First Step: Scenario 1
07:37
Scenario 2: No Internet
03:46
Scenario 3: Intermittent Loss of Power
03:02
Section 2: Generic Troubleshooting
Using 'dmesg' to read the kernel ring buffer
06:39
Reading common log files
05:34
Viewing Basic Hardware Information in Ubuntu Server
03:42
Section 3: Networking
Networking Basics
03:45
Releasing and Renewing a DHCP Lease
04:28
Static IP Configurations and Adapter Resets
05:31
WIreless Configurations
04:06
Verifying and Changing the Hostname (No Reboot Required!)
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02:55
Calling Up the ARP (Address Resolution Protocol) Table
03:34
Using 'lshw' to View Network Adapter Information
04:22
Testing Download Speed with 'wget'
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02:34
Testing Latency, Download, and Upload Speeds with 'speedtest-cli'
03:12
Section 4: Software Installation Errors
Errors Installing from Source Code
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08:38
Using 'apt-get' and 'dpkg' to Fix Broken Packages
02:04
How to Completely Remove a Package (The Right Way!)
01:44
Additional Options in 'apt-get'
05:12
Section 5: Testing Additional Hardware Components
Motherboard Troubleshooting
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07:26
Memtest86+ for Testing RAM
05:47
Using 'memtester' to Test RAM (No Reboot Required)
02:40
CPU Stress Testing with 'mprime'
05:47
Testing a PSU
03:53
Using 'fsck' to Check (and Repair!) Filesystem Errors
05:20
Checking the S.M.A.R.T. Status of HDDs in Ubuntu Server
06:52
Section 6: Questions & Answers
About This Section
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02:30

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Instructor Biography

Cody Ray Miller, Entrepreneur, Consultant, and IT Professional

Hello, my name is Cody Ray Miller and I love teaching valuable skills to motivated students! I am passionate about helping you achieve your life goals, whether that means advancing in business, acquiring the technological skills needed to excel at work, or improving the quality of your personal life.

I have a diverse set of certifications, interests and experiences—including a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology—which enable me to teach a variety of powerful courses, from computer server administration to marketing psychology and stargazing.

As my student, you are my #1 priority. Each and every one of my courses are carefully designed to accommodate a wide variety of learning styles and personality types. If something is unclear, or you need help understanding anything within my course, just send me a message and I will be happy to spend some one-on-one time with you in order to clarify the course material and make sure that you both learn and retain the subject matter.

Thank you for your interest in my courses, and in me as an instructor. I look forward to seeing you in one of my lectures very soon!

Blessings,
Cody Ray Miller

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