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LPIC-1: Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide / Edition 4

LPIC-1: Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide / Edition 4

by Christine Bresnahan, Richard Blum
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Your complete guide to preparing for the LPIC-1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Exams 101-400 and 102-400

The LPIC-1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide, 4th Edition is your one-stop resource for complete coverage of Exams 101-400 and 102- 400. This Sybex Study Guide covers 100% of all exam 101-400 and 102-400 objectives. You'll prepare for the exams smarter and faster with Sybex thanks to superior content including, assessment tests that check exam readiness, objective map, real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, key topic exam essentials, and challenging chapter review questions. Reinforce what you have learned with the exclusive Sybex online learning environment, assessable across multiple devices. Get prepared for the LPIC-1 Exams 101-400 and 102-400 with Sybex.

Coverage of 100% of all exam objectives in this Study Guide means you'll be ready for:

  • Managing Software
  • Configuring Hardware
  • Managing Files
  • Booting Linux and Editing Files
  • Configuring the X Window System
  • Configuring Basic Networking
  • Writing Scripts, Configuring Email, and Using Databases

Covers 100% of exam objectives, including system architecture, GNU and UNIX commands, shells, scripting, and data management, administrative tasks, system services, networking, and much more...

Includes interactive online learning environment with:

  • Custom practice exams
  • 150 electronic flashcards
  • Searchable key term glossary

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  • Interactive online learning environment and test bank covering both LPIC-1 exams, including 200 chapter review questions and two 50-question bonus exams.
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  • Comprehensive searchable glossary in PDF format gives you instant access to the key terms so you are fully prepared.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119021186
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/27/2015
Edition description: 4th Edition (Exams 101 and 102)
Pages: 696
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Christine Bresnahan, LPIC-1, started working with computers more than 25 years ago in the IT industry as a systems administrator. Christine is an Adjunct Professor at Ivy Tech Community College where she teaches Linux certification and Python programming classes. She also writes books and produces instructional resources for the classroom. Richard Blum, LPIC-1, has worked in the IT industry for more than 25 years as both a systems and network administrator. He has published numerous Linux and open-source books, and is an online instructor for Linux and Web programming.

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Table of Contents

Introduction xix

Assessment Test xxxvii

Answers to the Assessment Test xliv

Part I Exam 101-400 1

Chapter 1 Exploring Linux Command-Line Tools 3

Chapter 2 Managing Software 47

Chapter 3 Configuring Hardware 107

Chapter 4 Managing Files 177

Chapter 5 Booting Linux and Editing Files 233

Part II Exam 102-400 277

Chapter 6 Configuring the X Window System, Localization, and Printing 279

Chapter 7 Administering the System 343

Chapter 8 Configuring Basic Networking 407

Chapter 9 Writing Scripts, Configuring Email, and Using Databases 453

Chapter 10 Securing Your System 523

Appendix Answers 575

Index 613

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