Linux Bootcamp

Friday 21 July, 13:00 - 15:00

What will you learn in this session?

— Installation of a Linux distribution
— Understanding the boot process
— Overview of the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (FHS)
— Managing files and directories
— Configuring network interfaces
— Backup and compression
— Managing software packages
— Process management
— Working with Systemd services
— Managing system processes
— Shell scripting
— A glance and containers and automation

Demos will be carried on openSUSE and Ubuntu virtual machines. Attendees may bring their laptop to follow along and experiment.

Bootcamp volunteers: Jain Ramchurn, Dereck Lam and Shravan Dwarka.