LPI Linux Essentials Certification

By Michael Christian

Your one-stop shop to prepare for the LPI Linux Essentials Exam.

16 hours
  • 84 Lessons
  • 27 Hands-On Labs
  • 1 Practice Exam
  • Chapter 1 4 Lessons Getting Started 6:08

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    About the Author

    0:18

    Course Introduction

    1:04

    About the Exam

    3:27
  • Chapter 2 4 Lessons 1.1 Linux Evolution and Popular Operating Systems 37:41

    Linux Distributions

    9:57

    Linux-Embedded Systems

    5:11

    Linux in the Cloud

    7:33

    Using the Command Line

    15:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 7 Lessons 1.2 Major Open-Source Applications 2:18:15

    Desktop Applications

    4:40

    Server Applications

    10:09

    Development Languages

    8:47

    Package Management Tools and Repositories

    9:39

    Installing an RPM Package

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Installing a DEB Package

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Compiling from Source

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 3 Lessons 1.3 Open-Source Software and Licensing 14:22

    The Open Source Philosophy

    3:07

    Open-Source Licensing

    5:42

    The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and Open Source Initiative (OSI)

    5:33
  • Chapter 5 4 Lessons 1.4 ICT Skills and Working in Linux 57:10

    Desktop Skills

    12:38

    Getting to the Command Line

    7:37

    Industry Uses of Linux, Cloud Computing, and Virtualization

    6:55

    Determining Which Distribution Is Running on a Host

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 6 7 Lessons 2.1 Command Line Basics 1:40:24

    Basic Shell

    8:20

    Command Line Syntax

    6:00

    Variables

    5:55

    Quoting

    5:09

    Command Line Basics

    15:00 Hands-On Lab

    Command Line Variables

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Command Line Quoting

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 7 3 Lessons 2.2 Using the Command Line to Get Help 44:42

    Man Pages

    9:38

    Info Pages

    5:04

    Using the Command Line to Get Help

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 8 6 Lessons 2.3 Using Directories and Listing Files 1:14:41

    Files and Directories

    11:51

    Hidden Files and Directories

    5:23

    Home Directories

    6:29

    Absolute and Relative Paths

    5:58

    Using Directories and Listing Files

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Using Absolute and Relative Paths

    15:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 9 4 Lessons 2.4 Creating, Moving, and Deleting Files 1:16:15

    Files and Directories

    14:02

    Case Sensitivity

    7:24

    Simple Globbing

    9:49

    Creating, Moving, and Deleting Files

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 10 3 Lessons 3.1 Archiving Files on the Command Line 1:07:34

    Files and Directories

    11:26

    Archives and Compression

    11:08

    Archiving Files on the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 11 5 Lessons 3.2 Searching and Extracting Data from Files 2:02:50

    Command Line Pipes

    13:13

    I/O Redirection

    8:05

    Basic Regular Expressions

    11:32

    Command Piping and Redirection

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Searching and Finding Data in Files

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 12 3 Lessons 3.3 Turning Commands into a Script 55:08

    Basic Shell Scripting

    14:05

    Awareness of Common Text Editors (vi and nano)

    11:03

    Turning Commands Into a Bash Script

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 13 2 Lessons 4.1 Choosing an Operating System 16:45

    Differences between Windows, OS X, and Linux

    8:06

    Distribution Lifecycle Management

    8:39
  • Chapter 14 2 Lessons 4.2 Understanding Computer Hardware 56:09

    Hardware

    11:09

    Getting Hardware Information from the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 15 6 Lessons 4.3 Where Data Is Stored 1:59:36

    Programs and Configuration

    9:41

    Processes

    8:03

    System Messaging

    3:26

    Logging

    8:26

    View Running Processes from the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Viewing System Logs

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 16 5 Lessons 4.4 Your Computer on the Network 2:04:42

    Internet, Network, and Routers

    9:47

    Querying DNS Client Configuration

    12:40

    Querying Network Configurations

    12:15

    Locating Network Configuration from the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Querying DNS Client Configuration from the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 17 3 Lessons 5.1 Basic Security and Identifying User Types 51:51

    Root and Standard Users

    12:52

    System Users

    8:59

    User Accounts

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 18 4 Lessons 5.2 Creating Users and Groups 1:53:09

    User and Group Commands

    16:30

    User IDs

    6:39

    Creating Users and Groups from the Command Line

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Working with User and Group IDs

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 19 2 Lessons 5.3 Managing File Permissions and Ownership 1:57:55

    File and Directory Permissions and Ownership

    12:55

    File Ownership and Permissions

    1:45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 20 4 Lessons 5.4 Special Directories and Files 1:42:10

    Using Temporary Files and Directories

    7:54

    Symbolic Links

    4:16

    Using Temporary Files and Directories

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Using Symbolic Links

    45:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 21 1 Lesson Linux Essentials Practice Exam 010 1:00:00

    LPI Linux Essentials 010-160 Practice Exam

    1:00:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 22 3 Lessons Final Steps 6:33

    How to Prepare for the Exam

    2:41

    What's Next After Certification

    2:52

    Keep Up to Date with Linux This Month

    1:00

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