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LPI 104.1: Create Partitions and Filesystems
Feb 24, 2014

LPI Exam 104.1: Create Partitions and Filesystems 

Erwin Earley dives into LPI certification exam Objective 104.1, which covers the creation of partitions and filesystems and is the first objective in....More
LPI 104: Devices, Filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard
Feb 13, 2014

LPI Exam 104: Devices, Filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard 

In this blog entry, Erwin Earley starts his exploration of topic 104 of the Linux Professional Institute certification exam, which takes a look at....More
LPIC Topic 103 Wrap Up
Feb 06, 2014

LPIC Exam 103: GNU and UNIX Commands Wrap Up 

Erwin Earley wraps up the GNU and Unix Commands topic of the LPI Exam with a brief recap of each objective....More
LPI Exam 103.8: Using vi for Basic File Editing
Jan 30, 2014

LPI Exam 103.8: Perform Basic File Editing Operations Using vi 

In Objective 103.8, Perform Basic File Editing Operations Using vi, candidates should be able to edit text files using vi. Erwin Earley explains....More
LPI Exam 103.7: Using Regular Expressions
Jan 23, 2014

LPI Exam 103.7: Search Text Files Using Regular Expressions 

Objective 103.7 of the LPI exam covers using regular expressions for text searches. Erwin Earley gets into the details and explains what you need to....More
LPI 103.6: Modify process execution priorities
Jan 15, 2014

LPI Exam 103.6: Modify Process Execution Priorities 

Erwin Earley dives into Objective 103.6 of the LPI certification exam, which covers modifying process execution priorities....More
Jan 07, 2014

LPI Exam 103.5: Create, Monitor, and Kill Processes 

Objective 103.5 of the LPI exam covers creating, monitoring, and killing processes. Erwin Earley dives into the details....More
LPI Exam 103.4: Use Streams, Pipes, and Redirects
Dec 23, 2013

LPI Exam 103.4: Use Streams, Pipes, and Redirects 

In his coverage of Objective 103.4 of the LPI exam, Erwin Earley takes a look at using pipes and redirects to affect input and output streams....More
LPI Exam 103.3: Perform Basic File Management Tasks
Dec 11, 2013

LPI Exam 103.3: Perform Basic File Management Tasks 

Objective 103.3 of the LPI exam covers the commands and concepts necessary for performing basic file management in a Linux system....More
Process Text Streams Using Filters
Oct 08, 2013

LPI Exam 103.2: Process Text Streams Using Filters 

Objective 103.2 of the Linux Professional Institute Certification exam covers a number of commands that are commonly used for processing textual....More
LPI Exam 103.1: Work on the Command Line
Sep 12, 2013

LPI Exam 103.1: Work on the Command Line 

Erwin Earley covers Objective 103.1 of the LPI exam and takes a look at a number of features of the command line....More
LPI Exam 103: GNU and UNIX Commands
Aug 22, 2013

LPI Exam 103: GNU and UNIX Commands 

In this blog, Erwin Earley introduces the third topic of the LPIC exam, GNU and UNIX commands, and provides an overview of the topic's objectives....More
LPI Exam 102: Topic Wrap Up
Aug 20, 2013

LPI Exam 102: Linux Installation and Package Management Wrap Up 

This blog entry, the final for the Linux Installation and Package Management topic, provides a summary of the objectives of the topic along with....More
RPM and YUM Package Management
Aug 14, 2013

LPI Exam Objective 102.5: Use RPM and YUM Package Management 

Objective 102.5: Use RPM and YUM Package Management is the fifth and final objective in the Linux Installation and Package Management topic of the....More
Use Debian Package Management
Aug 09, 2013

LPI Exam Objective 102.4: Use Debian Package Management 

Erwin Earley takes a look at the Debian Package Management commands that are covered in Objective 102.4 of the LPIC exam....More
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