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Complete Linux Video Course: Beginner to System Admin!

If you would like to get started using Linux, you are going to LOVE our 7+ hour video course. Go from beginner to Linux system admin with tutorials covering installation/setup, terminal usage, development tools, server deployment, GitHub and network administration!

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Below is a complete list of topics covered in this Linux course:

  • Introduction to Linux
  • Linux distributions explained
  • Installing VirtualBox and setting up our virtual machine
  • Ubuntu Linux installation on a virtual machine
  • Disabling the ISO and first boot up
  • VirtualBox guest additions for a better user experience
  • Customizing our Ubuntu desktop
  • Unity Tweak Tool for Ubuntu
  • Installing Ubuntu alongside Windows (dual boot)
  • Linux command line essentials
  • Administrative privileges in terminal
  • Using the package manager (apt-get) to install new applications
  • Searching through the repositories to find new apps
  • Installing packages that are not in the repository
  • Keeping programs updated in Linux
  • File permissions and ownership explained
  • How to create files using the command line interface (CLI)
  • Creating new directories and moving files
  • Copying, renaming, and removing files
  • The FIND command and it’s practical uses
  • GREP command explained
  • Using GREP in conjunction with FIND
  • Redirecting the output of a command
  • The TOP command and its uses
  • How to view the entire list of processes and closing applications
  • Services explained
  • Configuring services using the command line
  • Using CRONTABS to schedule tasks
  • Choosing an integrated development environment (IDE)
  • Eclipse installation and setup
  • PyCharm installation and setup
  • Introduction to GitHub, installation, and repository setup
  • How to push/pull information from a repository
  • How to remove/ignore directories in our repository
  • Resolving merge conflicts through terminal
  • How to setup and manage branches
  • Meteor installation & setup
  • Meteor project setup
  • Router setup with React components
  • Getting into the programming
  • Rendering our blog posts
  • Apache 2, PHP 5, and MySQL setup
  • Server configuration
  • Linux hosts file explained
  • Deploying our Meteor app to an Apache 2 server
  • MongoDB NoSQL database
  • Virtual host setup
  • phpMyAdmin setup
  • Creating a basic virtual host
  • WordPress installation on top of our Apache 2 environment
  • Database setup
  • Python installation and CLI
  • Adding/removing users through GUI
  • Adding/removing users through CLI
  • Adding users to a group
  • Introduction to networking
  • Local area network (LAN) explained
  • Networking commands
  • NETSTAT command
  • Linux host file
  • TRACEROUTE commands
  • Network mapping explained
  • Using SSH to access the command line of a remote host
  • Using SFTP to transfer files between machines
  • Setting up SSH on our local machine
  • MAN command explained

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