The shell, and shell scripting, provides an incredible interface to running, automating, and maintaining a Linux system. The ability to manipulate the shell is a very powerful tool for any administrator of a Linux system. In this course, you will learn how to use and configure the shell environment, create shell scripts for automating tasks, manage users and groups, use Cron, AT, and Anacron to automate tasks, and learn how to configure the localization and timezone properties of a Linux system. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the CompTIA Linux+ exams LX0-104.
System administrators and Linux Power Users who need to run scheduled tasks, create shell scripts to manage repetitive tasks, manage user accounts, or manage localization or timezone configurations