Short Linux Tutorial




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Short Linux tutorial that I wrote for Per Scholas in the South Bronx. Text and HTML file attached.

Proposed Linux Curriculum for Per Scholas

1. Start with my 30+ page PDF presentation on Linux, its history and overall development process

2. Boot up a Linux distribution from CD, ie: Puppy Linux, Linux Mint. All students get to keep the CD. Does not touch the hard drives.

3. Basics of the Linux Command line

4. Explain Linux file structure

5. The vi editor

6. Basic shell scripts

7. Free Software for Windows: LibreOffice (Writer, Calc, Impress, Base), Gimp, SweetHome 3D, WAMP stack (Windows, Apache, PHP, MySQL), ClamWin, 7zip, FileZilla, Notepad++, FastStone Image Editor

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    3 years ago

    Good source for learning Linux basics. thanks for sharing with us. If you are looking for Linux career refer this might help you.

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    Reply 3 years ago

    Thank you for the kind words. Glad you liked it.


    4 years ago on Introduction

    Indeed - it is quite an advance for the computing world...and the human race!