CompTIA® Linux+/LPIC-1 Cert Guide

Start preparing for CompTIA Linux+ and LPIC-1 exams with CompTIA Linux+/LPIC-1 Cert Guide course. This course is designed in two parts, the first part provides knowledge about System architecture; hardware settings configurations; booting the systems; changing runlevels; boot targets; and many more. The second part focuses on SQL data management; accessibility; user interface and desktops; localization and internalization; writing scripts; systems logging; MTA basics; network protocols; network configuration; and many more.

Here's what you will get

The LPIC-1 is designed to reflect current researches and validate a candidate's proficiency in real world system administration. LPIC-1 exams (101 and 102) is required to obtain the LPIC level 1 certification.

LPIC-1 101-400: LPIC-1 101-400 is the first certification in LPI s multi-level Linux professional certification program. The LPIC-1 exam topics are Linux installation and package management; GNU and Unix commands; devices, Linux filesystems, filesystem hierarchy standard.

LPIC-1 102-400: LPIC-1 102-400 exam topics are essential system services; networking fundamentals; security; shells, scripting and data management; interfaces and desktops; administrative tasks.

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What are the prerequisites for this exam? While there are no official prerequisites for the exam however, LPI recommends candidates to have twelve months of Linux administration experience along with CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+ certifications.
What is the exam registration fee? USD 200 for each exam
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
What is the format of the exam? Multiple choice and fill in the blanks.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 90 minutes
What is the passing score? 500

(on a scale of 200-800)

What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the  LPIC 1 examination, CompTIA's retake policies are:

  1. CompTIA does not require a waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination. However, if you need a third or subsequent attempt to pass the examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least 14 calendar days from the date of your last attempt before you can retake the exam.
  2. If a candidate has passed an exam, he/she cannot take it again without prior consent from CompTIA.
  3. A test result found to be in violation of the retake policy will not be processed, which will result in no credit awarded for the test taken. Repeat violators will be banned from participation in the CompTIA Certification Program.
  4. Candidates must pay the exam price each time they attempt the exam. CompTIA does not offer free re-tests or discounts on retakes.
What is the validity of the certification? Five years
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the Pearson-101-400-102-400, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Web administrator
  • System administrator
  • Junior Linux administrator
  • Junior network administrator
  • Linux database administrator

Here's what you will learn

  • Goals and Methods
  • Understanding Your Hardware
  • Laying Out the Hard Drive
  • Working with Boot Managers
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • The Linux Boot Process
  • Boot Sequence from BIOS to Fully Running System
  • systemd
  • Booting with systemd
  • Shut Down and Reboot from the Command Line
  • Properly Terminating Processes
  • Logging Boot Events
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Software in a Linux System
  • Debian Package Management
  • RPM and YUM Package Management
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • What Is a Shell?
  • Global and User Settings
  • Using the Command Line
  • Controlling Command Execution
  • Environment Variables and Settings
  • Setting Options in bash
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Filesystem Overview
  • File Management Commands
  • Where Are Those Files?
  • Backup Commands
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Working with Input/Output Streams
  • Pipes
  • Executing Multiple Commands
  • Splitting and Processing Streams
  • Filters
  • Formatting Commands
  • Using Regular Expressions and grep
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Managing Processes
  • Sending Signals to Processes
  • Job Control
  • Managing Process Priorities
  • Leaving Programs Running after Logout
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • A Tour of the vim Editor
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Creating Partitions
  • Filesystems
  • Space Utilization
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Working with Permissions
  • Manipulating Permissions
  • Special File Permissions
  • Finding Files by Permission
  • Default Permissions
  • Changing User Ownership
  • Changing Group Ownership
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Working Within the Shell
  • Extending the Shell
  • Localization and Internationalization
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Basics of Scripting
  • Shell Script Commands
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Database Basics
  • Learning SQL
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Quick Overview of X
  • The Xorg System
  • X Display Managers
  • Into and Out of X
  • Accessibility Options
  • Remote Clients
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • User Account Fundamentals
  • Group Accounts
  • Adding Users and Groups
  • Modifying Users and Groups
  • Removing Users and Groups
  • The Shadow Suite
  • Changing Accounts
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • The Cron System
  • Anacron
  • Running Ad-hoc Jobs
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Managing Printers and Printing
  • Mail Transfer Agent Basics
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Maintain System Time
  • System Logging
  • Rotating Logs
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Conceptual Overview of Networking
  • Managing Interfaces
  • Network Configuration Utilities
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Gaining Access to the root Account
  • Providing Services on Demand
  • Using TCP Wrappers for Securing Services
  • Understanding Permission Problems
  • GnuPG Keys
  • Secure Shell
  • Additional Security Features
  • Summary
  • Review All Key Topics
  • How to Prepare for the LPI Exams
  • Video
  • Summary
Pearson-101-400-102-400 Pearson-101-400-102-400
CompTIA® Linux+/LPIC-1 Cert Guide
ISBN : 9781616918286
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