Learning Ubuntu Linux. A Training Video From Infinite Skills

Learn Ubuntu Linux - A practical easy to follow course on getting started with Ubuntu Linux from Infinite Skills
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  • Lectures 91
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2014 English

Course Description

This Ubuntu Linux training course from Infinite Skills will take you through this free operating system, teaching you valuable knowledge to help transform this operating system into a useful working tool.


You will start out by learning how to obtain and successfully install Ubuntu Linux. You will then take a tour of the desktop, looking closely at the panel, dock, running graphical programs, and using the display manager, among others. The courses will then teach you about file and system management, showing you how to copy, move, and rename, locate and edit files, as well as adding and changing users. This video tutorial will teach you about networking and security, such as troubleshooting, changing name servers, and using Netcat. Finally, there is a chapter on advanced tasks, which include Bash, Perl, Python, and Ruby scripting, and how to write C programs.

By the conclusion of this computer based training course, you will have the necessary knowledge and skills needed to navigate your way through this operating system and be able to take full advantage of the powerful features available in Ubuntu Linux.

What are the requirements?

  • Just the will to learn

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Gain a solid understanding of installing and using Ubuntu Linux

What is the target audience?

  • Users of all levels and skill sets

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
0101 Welcome
Preview
01:31
0102 What To Expect
Preview
02:13
0103 What Is Linux
Preview
02:44
0104 Distributions
Preview
03:14
0105 Obtaining Ubuntu Linux
Preview
02:57
Section 2: Installation
0201 Booting
01:45
0202 LiveCD
01:33
0203 Starting Install
01:25
0204 Installation Process
01:24
0205 Disk Creation
02:11
0206 Users At Creation
02:32
Section 3: Around The Desktop
0301 Panel
02:22
0302 Dock
02:40
0303 Looking For Programs
03:39
0304 Running Graphical Programs
03:50
0305 Customization
02:49
0306 Useful Utilities
03:59
0307 Office Apps - LibreOffice
04:10
0308 Using The Terminal
03:38
0309 Aliases
02:27
0310 Running Programs
04:41
0311 Switching Desktop Environments
01:43
0312 Using The Display Manager
02:15
0313 Getting Help
04:51
0314 Bash
03:37
0315 Internet Apps - Firefox And Pidgin
03:38
Section 4: File Management
0401 Using The Console To List Files
04:19
0402 File Permissions
05:53
0403 File Management - Copy, Move And Rename
03:24
0404 Filesystem Layout
06:24
0405 Path Variable
04:48
0406 Editing Files
02:57
0407 Pseudo Filesystems - /dev, /proc And /sys
05:48
0408 File Sharing
02:43
0409 Locating Files - find And which
04:41
0410 Redirection
04:03
0411 Special Files - /dev/null, /dev/zero And /dev/urandom
03:54
0412 Dot Files
03:13
0413 Symbolic And Hard Links
05:11
0414 Compression
05:10
Section 5: System Management
0501 Package Sources And Updating
03:54
0502 Package Management - Search, Install And Remove
06:19
0503 Logging And Log Management
05:55
0504 Service Management
04:33
0505 Process Management - ps And top
05:06
0506 Process Management - kill And killall
03:46
0507 Building Software
05:19
0508 Useful Utilities - grep, sed
05:43
0509 Kernel Modules
04:24
0510 Kernel Config - sysctl
04:13
0511 User Management - Files
04:25
0512 User Management - Adding And Changing Users
04:28
0513 User Management - Groups
02:45
0514 Using Cron To Automate Tasks
03:57
0515 Using Sudo
05:06
Section 6: Networking And Security
0601 Network Interfaces
02:57
0602 DNS - dig, whois And host
04:48
0603 Changing Nameservers
03:24
0604 Basic Troubleshooting - ping And traceroute
05:56
0605 Informational Utilities - netstat, ifconfig, route And arp
04:44
0606 Packet Captures
03:28
0607 IPTables
04:01
0608 SSH Server
03:01
0609 Using Netcat
02:29
Section 7: Disk Management
0701 fdisk - Partitioning
02:54
0702 HDparm - Hard Drive Parameters
03:45
0703 RAID
02:56
0704 Logical Volume Management
02:37
0705 Formatting - Making A Filesystem
02:24
0706 Mounting Volumes
04:24
0707 Other File Systems
03:36
0708 Using Removable Media
03:02
Section 8: Pulling It All Together - Installing A Web Application
0801 Installing Apache, MySQL And PHP
02:32
0802 Configuring Apache
03:27
0803 Loading PHP Module
02:49
0804 Installing And Configuring Samba
03:00
0805 Unpacking/Installing Wordpress
02:12
0806 Setting Permissions
03:26
0807 Creating A Database
01:57
0808 Creating A User In The Database
02:33
0809 Configuring Wordpress
02:48
0810 Complete Wordpress Installation
03:22
0811 Using HTML Editors
03:15
Section 9: Advanced Tasks
0901 Bash Scripting
03:44
0902 Perl Scripting
03:08
0903 Python Scripting
03:01
0904 Ruby Scripting
03:29
0905 Writing C Programs
03:22
0906 IPv6
03:01
Section 10: Wrapping Up
1001 Review
02:47

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Infinite Skills, High Quality Training

Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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