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STS: Linux in a Day
April 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Linux belongs to the family of Unix-like operating systems. The skills learned in this course may also be applied to Mac OS X, BSD, or Solaris, among others. This class is designed for new users but would be an excellent refresher for more experienced users.
What is Linux?
Navigating the operating system
Creating files and directories
Copying, moving, and deleting files
Archiving and compressing files
Shell scripting basics
Loops (for, while)
Customizing the Bash shell
Basic Windows emulation
Command line tools
Network and hardware configuration
Setting up a basic Apache server
Note: Software Training for Students workshops are only available to currently registered undergraduate or graduate students of UW-Madison. Faculty, staff and former students are not eligible to attend our training.