Complete Intro to Linux and the Command Line
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Complete Intro to Linux and the Command Line

June 30 to July 1, 2020 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

This workshop has already been published as a course!

Complete Intro to Linux and the Command Line

Some Key Takeaways!

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • Demystify the command line and learn how to be pro with nothing but a terminal and keyboard at your fingertips
  • Learn Linux from a low level so that you can run and manage your own copy of the world's most-used operating system
  • Glean the tips and tricks of the trade from an industry veteran who has been using Linux his entire career
  • Discover new ways of using bash that you never knew, making you more effective and be able to work faster
  • Have a lot of fun! Linux and the command line are two of the most fun tools in the trade

Your (Awesome) Instructor

Brian Holt

Brian Holt

Brian is currently working as a product manager on dev tools at Stripe and he’s all about developers, developers, developers. Previously he was a JavaScript engineer at Netflix, Microsoft and Reddit. When not working, Brian finds time to teach on Frontend Masters, run his mouth on Front End Happy Hour, travel all over the world, and play with his adorable dog. Brian is currently a resident of Seattle, WA.

Spend Two Full Days Immersed in Linux and the Command Line with Brian Holt

Workshop Details

The command line with Linux is one of the most productive tools you can have in your toolbox. Many developers find these tools to be intimidating and don't know where to get started but in this course we'll take you from beginning to competent in the span of a workshop. Come learn how to bend the bits to your will in this workshop!

Daily Schedule

We've already held over 300 workshops with thousands of attendees in-person and online. In this time we've discovered ways to schedule the day, so it goes smoothly and efficiently. Regardless if you're in-person or participating with us online you'll have the full ability to replay things you missed, get your questions answered LIVE and interact with the teacher throughout the day.

Day 1

  • 9:30AM
    Introduction
  • 10:00AM
    Anatomy of a Command
  • 11:00AM
    Tricks of the CLI
  • 12:00PM
    Lunch
  • 1:00PM
    Signals
  • 1:30PM
    Nano
  • 2:00PM
    VIM
  • 2:30PM
    Linux File System
  • 3:00PM
    Wild Cards and Replacements
  • 3:30PM
    Streams and Pipes

Day 2

  • 9:30AM
    Users, Groups, and Permissions
  • 10:30AM
    Environments
  • 11:00AM
    Processes
  • 12:00PM
    Lunch
  • 1:00PM
    Background / Foreground
  • 1:30PM
    Internet
  • 2:00PM
    Cron Jobs
  • 2:30PM
    Package Managers
  • 3:00PM
    Customizing Your Shell
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Interact with the Instructor

Get Your Questions Answered • Code Along with the Class • Classroom Format

Is This Workshop for Me?

Summary

This course is for everyone. If you have ever wanted to learn the command line but didn't know how, this is for you. No prior experience is required but even those comfortable with the command line will learn some tricsk too.

Any Prerequisites?

  • A computer with Windows 10, macOS, or Linux
  • If you have Windows 10 Home Edition, please install Virtualbox at https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads
  • If you have Windows 10 Pro, Linux, or macOS, Virtualbox is not required
  • For Windows 10 or macOS, please install Multipass at https://multipass.run/
  • If you need more instructions, see https://btholt.github.io/complete-intro-to-linux-and-the-cli/lets-run-linux

Event Details

What

2 Full Day Workshop Sessions

Replay Videos (available immediately)

When

June 30 to July 1, 2020 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

Where

Attend online on our full HD live stream