Unix Adminstration

UNIX ADMINISTRATION ONLINE TRAINING

UNIX COURSE CONTENT

INTRODUCTORY UNIX COMMANDS

  • Command syntax and execution
  • Processes
  • Documentation

INTRODUCTION TO EDITING WITH VI

  • Using basic vi features
  • vi modes
  • Using advanced vi features
  • Using colon commands
  • Global commands
  • File manipulation

THE UNIX FILE SYSTEM

  • File system components
  • Managing files
  • Moving, renaming, and copying files
  • Listing files and directory contents
  • File system components
  • File system hierarchy
  • Working with directories
  • Protecting files

THE KORN SHELL COMMAND INTERPRETER

  • Using basic shell features
  • Filters and pipelines
  • Filename generation and metacharacters
  • Escaping special characters
  • Login start-up files
  • Background processes
  • Job control
  • Aliases
  • Command-line editing

MORE VI

  • Advanced features of vi

EVERYDAY UNIX TOOLS

  • File manipulation tools
  • Getting information about files
  • Comparing files
  • Operating on file contents
  • Miscellaneous tools
  • Evaluating expressions
  • Finding files
  • Using electronic mail
  • Combining tools

KORN SHELL PROGRAMMING

  • Writing and running shell scripts
  • Interpretation and substitution
  • Command substitution
  • Shell variables and variable substitution
  • Arithmetic with shell variables
  • Positional parameters, shell parameters
  • Blank interpretation and comments
  • Getting user input – read
  • For, while, and until loops, if statements
  • Korn shell extended test facilities
  • Conditionals
  • Here documents
  • Subshell type designator

GENERAL PURPOSE TOOLS

  • sed
  • awk

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TOOLS

  • ar
  • sccs
  • make