Every Unix installation will have the command line available, and knowledge of command line syntax is required for ongoing management. The X Window system provides a GUI for Unix systems. Both management models are covered in this course.
Unix Command Line Basics
start the course
recognize standard Unix command line syntax
list commonly used Unix shells
view man pages and switch between shells
describe Unix configuration file standards
view Unix log files
edit files using the nano text editor
perform common Unix tasks at the command line
The Unix GUI
describe the X Window System and its benefits
configure the Unix X Window System
Practice: Unix Management Tools
use the Unix GUI and command line for management
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.