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Working with GRUB 2 – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.2

Working with GRUB 2 – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.2

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

GRUB 2 is the update to GRUB Legacy, and it includes a number of enhancements. In this video, you’ll learn about the advantages and differences when running a GRUB 2 as your bootloader.

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Working with GRUB Legacy – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.2

Working with GRUB Legacy – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.2

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bootloaders can provide you with many features when starting your operating system. In this video, you’ll learn about one of the most popular classic bootloaders for Linux, GRUB Legacy.

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Init, Systemd, and Upstart – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

Init, Systemd, and Upstart – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Linux system and service management has long been the role of init scripts, but newer init daemons have brought new features and enhanced performance. In this video, you’ll learn about init and its replacements in the newer systemd and upstart daemons.

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Linux Partitions and File System Layouts – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.1

Linux Partitions and File System Layouts – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 102.1

| September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The layout of partitions and file systems on your Linux device can have significant impact on the operating system usability in the future. In this video, you’ll learn about the planning concepts around system partitioning and the fundamentals of MBR partitions, GPT partitions, Linux logical volume management, and the mount command and /etc/fstab file.

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Properly Terminating Linux Processes – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.3

Properly Terminating Linux Processes – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.3

| September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

On any system, there will be situations where you need to administratively halt a particular process in its tracks. In this video, you’ll learn how to use the kill and killall commands to properly stop individual processes.

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Common Boot Loader Commands – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.2

Common Boot Loader Commands – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.2

| August 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

When Linux is booted, you have many options available in the boot loader to customize the operating system startup process. In this video, you’ll learn about boot loader commands and how to use these commands when the system is booted.

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Linux Device Drivers – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

Linux Device Drivers – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Linux device drivers are tightly coupled to the kernel of the operating system. In this video, you’ll learn how to manage PCI devices, add and remove kernel modules, and manage USB devices.

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Linux Hardware Resources – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

Linux Hardware Resources – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101, LPIC-1: 101.1

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

When installing or troubleshooting a Linux device, it’s useful to know how the operating system is configured to work with the physical hardware. In this video, you’ll learn about the /proc file system and how to examine interrupt request channels (IRQs), I/O addresses, and DMA channels of the hardware in your Linux workstation.

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Linux Coldplug and Hotplug Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

Linux Coldplug and Hotplug Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Linux is designed to use many different kinds of hardware. In this video, you’ll learn about the daemons and processes used to manage hardware, even when the hardware is connected and removed from the Linux operating system while its running.

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Linux Mass Storage Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

Linux Mass Storage Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

A device running Linux might use a number of different storage device types. In this video, you’ll learn about the most popular storage types and how those storage devices are references in the Linux operating system.

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