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2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CST* E266 - Linux Fundamentals (3 credits)

Code(s): BUS, COMP
Prerequisite(s): The ability to perform basic file management and word processing tasks on a personal computer
A comprehensive introduction to the installation, scripting, and administration of the Linux operating system in both client and server configurations. Students will learn how to install and use the base Linux operating system and its major subsystems (e.g., DNS, NFS, SSH, FTP, Apache2, MySQL) and will use the Linux command line, shell scripting, and GUI interfaces to perform operating system administration, file management, system maintenance, system security, and secure communication. Course content is continually updated to reflect the current state of the art in the Linux operating system. The course requires substantial hands-on computer work with Linux in a computerized classroom environment. Course Outline: CST 266