An important part of Linux system management is knowing why and how to prioritize and manage processes. This course covers the concepts of process management and the tools available in Linux. This course is part of a series that prepares the learner for CompTIA Linux+ exam LX0-101 and Linux Professional Institute (LPI) LPIC-1 Junior Level Administrator exam 101.
Monitoring and Managing Processes in Linux - recognize how to monitor active processes - recognize how to signal background and foreground processes - recognize how to use the kill command Setting and Changing a Program's Priority in Linux - recognize how to use the top command - recognize how to use the nice command - recognize how to use the renice command
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.