Linux Systems Overview

Course Code COMP-404
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: Linux is a free Unix-like operating system that has great technical merit and stability. It is now recognized as a serious competitor for Microsoft Windows NT in both the enterprise and home markets and has gained the backing of an ever-growing list of large corporations In this course you will learn how to acquire, set-up and configure Linux in both the single user and network modes. You will explore some of the more popular commands, learn how to install DHCP and TCP/IP, create group/user accounts and set permissions. You will also have the opportunity to install and configure the system for e-mail, FTP, telnet and as a web server.