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LPIC 2: Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide Exam 201 and 202 Second Edition (Course & Labs)

ISBN : 9781616919252

Pass the LPI LPIC 2 201-400 and 202-400 certification exam with the LPIC 2: Linux Professional Institute Certification Exam 201 and 202 course and lab. The lab simulates real-world, hardware, software, and command-line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course, or training. The course and lab completely cover the LPIC 201-400 and 202-400 exam objectives and include topics such as Linux Kernel, System Startup, File System and Devices, and so on.

To get the LPIC-2 certification, candidate should have an active LPIC-1 certification. The LPIC-2 is the second certification in the multi-level certification program of LPI. To earn the LPIC-2 certification, you need to pass two exams: 201 and 202.

  • LPIC-201 Exam: This exam covers topics such as advanced storage device administration, capacity planning, file system and devices; Linux kernel, system startup, networking configuration, and system maintenance.
  • LPIC-202 Exam: This exam covers topics such as Web services, file sharing, domain name server, network client management, e-mail services, and system security.

Lessons
Lessons
12+
Quizzes
78+
Flashcards
299+
TestPrep
Pre Assessment Questions
32+
Full Length Tests
3+
Lab
Performance lab
Learn the real world skills using LiveLab.
59+
  • The Linux Boot Process
  • The Firmware Startup
  • Linux Bootloaders
  • Process Initialization
  • System Recovery
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Keeping Users Informed
  • Backing Up the System
  • Installing Programs from Source
  • Managing Resource Usage
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • What Is the Kernel?
  • Compiling a Kernel
  • Maintaining the Kernel
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Operating the Linux Filesystem
  • Exploring Additional Filesystem Topics
  • Maintaining Linux Filesystems
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Configuring RAID
  • Adjusting Storage Devices
  • Managing Logical Volumes
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Networking Basics
  • Configuring Network Features
  • Basic Network Troubleshooting
  • Advanced Network Troubleshooting
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • The Linux Mail System
  • Email Protocols
  • Using Email Servers
  • Local Email Delivery
  • Remote Email Delivery
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Configuring a DNS Server
  • Creating and Maintaining DNS Zones
  • Securing a DNS Server
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • What Is a Web Server?
  • The Apache Web Server
  • Using a Proxy Server
  • The Nginx Server
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Looking at Samba
  • Looking at NFS
  • Looking at FTP Servers
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Assigning Network Addresses
  • Authentication Service
  • Network Directories
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Server Network Security
  • Connecting Securely to a Server
  • Security Resources
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Viewing boot messages
  • Configuring bootloaders
  • Modifying runlevels for programs on Debian-based distros
  • Managing services in Upstart
  • Modifying runlevels for programs on RPM-based distros
  • Controlling services and targets
  • Sending messages
  • Creating backups - Part 1
  • Creating backups - Part 2
  • Copying files using dd
  • Monitoring the network
  • Measuring CPU and process status
  • Generating an initial RAM disk file - Part 1
  • Generating an initial RAM disk file - Part 2
  • Loading kernel modules - Part 1
  • Loading kernel modules - Part 2
  • Viewing PCI information
  • Viewing the kernel version
  • Viewing information using files
  • Attaching filesystems
  • Making a filesystem
  • Viewing block devices
  • Creating a swap partition
  • Adjusting filesystem parameters
  • Using the SMART utility
  • Getting device parameters
  • Creating a logical volume
  • Working with logical volumes
  • Viewing the network interface configuration
  • Viewing ARP cache
  • Testing network connectivity by sending packets
  • Viewing information about hosts
  • Viewing open network connections
  • Dumping network traffic
  • Connecting to a SMTP server
  • Managing Dovecot
  • Administering Dovecot
  • Dumping Dovecot configuration
  • Getting to know BIND
  • Using rndc
  • Performing DNS lookups
  • Controlling the Apache server
  • Managing user files for authentication
  • Using SSL encryption
  • Studying the main OpenSSL config file
  • Getting to know Squid
  • Sending messages to smbd
  • Reporting Samba connections
  • Checking smb.conf
  • Viewing Samba configuration files
  • Exporting filesystem to remote servers
  • Getting to know vsftpd
  • Manipulating the ARP cache
  • Using slapd
  • Using OpenLDAP utilities
  • Scanning ports
  • Using IDS utilities
  • Processing network packets using chains
  • Using SSH login
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