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Weekly Class Notes

Jan 11 23:24 2015  week01notes.html   Introduction and Course Linux Server
Jan 25 16:54 2015  week02notes.html   the shell, arguments and options, man pages, pathnames absolute and relative
Jan 29 02:36 2015  week03notes.html   absolute and relative paths, ROOT and HOME, finding files, VIM
Jan 29 03:17 2015  week04notes.html   finding files, GLOB wildcards, I/O redirection
Oct  1 03:54 2015  week05notes.html   I/O redirection
Feb 10 12:56 2015  week06notes.html   I/O redirection; Midterm Test #1
Mar  5 09:46 2015  week07notes.html   Variables, Start-Up, PATH, Quoting
Oct 26 04:27 2015  week08notes.html   Quoting, File System, Inodes, Hard and Soft links, Disk Usage
Mar 20 12:49 2015  week09notes.html   Midterm Review, Midterm Test #2
Mar 22 22:54 2015  week10notes.html   Midterm #2 Analysis, Permissions, Software and Package Management
Mar 24 17:00 2015  week11notes.html   system logging, processes, jobs, kill, at, cron, users and groups
Apr  1 12:32 2015  week12notes.html   users and groups, disks, partitions, file systems, fdisk
Apr 11 04:06 2015  week13notes.html   disks, partitions, file systems, fdisk, GRUB
Apr 14 20:14 2015  week14notes.html   Run Levels, services, telinit, chkconfig, remote servers

Important Notes (alphabetical order)

Jan 20 00:48 2017  000_README.html   README for CST8207 – GNU/Linux Operating Systems I
May 22 03:11 2015  000_centos_install.html   CentOS Download, Installation in VMware, and Configuration
Apr 12 05:22 2015  000_centos_marking.html   CentOS: Remote Checking, Marking, and Submitting your Work
Mar 26 12:16 2015  000_centos_virtualbox_install.html   Installation of CentOS in VirtualBox
Nov 20 11:59 2014  000_centos_vmware_tools.html   CentOS VMware Tools Installation and verification
Jan 20 00:48 2017  000_network_diagnostics.html   Network Diagnostics: Finding and fixing problems
Aug 15 17:24 2016  000_test_instructions.html   Instructions for writing Tests and Exams
Jan 20 00:48 2017  003_outsourcing.html   Outsourcing your computer job for $5/hour
Dec 15 17:42 2014  005_backups.pptx   
Jan 20 00:48 2017  005_this_is_your_brain.html   This is your Brain on the Internet – Multi-Tasking research
Feb  4 22:09 2017  008_how_to_report_problems.html   How to ask good questions and report problems well
Jan 20 00:48 2017  010_why_linux.html   Why Learn the Unix/Linux Command Line and Shells?
Jan 20 00:48 2017  015_file_transfer.html   File transfer to/from Unix/Linux machines
Jan 23 15:34 2017  020_learning_sysadmin.html   Learning and Loving the System Administrator Job
Jan 20 00:48 2017  030_modern_education.html   The roles of professor and student in modern education
May 28 00:20 2017  050_course_introduction.html   CST8207 Introduction to the Course, Outline, Timetable, Marks
Apr 25 17:27 2017  070_course_linux_server.html   The Course Linux Server [CLS]
Jan 20 00:48 2017  110_remote_login.html   Remote Network Log In Between Computers
Jan 20 00:48 2017  120_shell_basics.html   Unix/Linux and Shell Basics – miscellaneous small topics
Feb 26 04:36 2017  140_man_page_RTFM.html   Searching for items in the Unix manual pages (RTFM)
Jan 20 00:48 2017  150_arguments_and_options.html   Command Arguments and Options
Feb 25 06:30 2017  160_pathnames.html   Unix/Linux File System and Pathnames (ROOT, absolute, relative, dot, dot dot)
Jan 20 00:48 2017  170_home_and_HOME.html   Directories: ROOT, /root, HOME, /home, and current
Jan 25 10:40 2017  180_finding_files.html   Searching for and finding files by name, size, userid, modify time, etc.
Jan 20 00:48 2017  185_find_and_xargs.html   Using find -exec or xargs to process pathnames with other commands
Jan 20 00:48 2017  187_selecting_fields_awk.html   Selecting fields from input lines using awk
Jan 20 00:48 2017  190_glob_patterns.html   Shell GLOB patterns (wildcard pathname matching)
Feb 15 11:46 2017  200_redirection.html   Unix/Linux Shell I/O Redirection (including stdin, stdout, stderr, and Pipes)
May 18 14:52 2017  300_vi_text_editor.html   The VI (VIM) Text Editor
Apr 11 12:48 2017  320_shell_variables.html   Shell Variables – quoting, local variables, environment variables, USER HOME SHELL PATH TERM $$
Mar  9 11:12 2017  350_startup_files.html   Login and Shell Startup Files, aliases, options: .bash_profile and .bashrc
Feb  6 02:44 2017  370_optional_settings.html   BASH Shell Settings for Sysadmin (optional)
Feb 13 01:44 2017  400_search_path.html   Shell search PATH – finding and running commands
Jan 20 00:48 2017  440_quotes.html   Shell Command Line Quoting Mechanisms
Jan 20 00:48 2017  445_quotes_for_remote.html   Unix/Linux Shell Quoting for remote shells
Jan 20 00:48 2017  450_file_system.html   Unix/Linux File System – directories, inodes, hard links
Feb 21 15:08 2017  455_links_and_inodes.html   Hard links and Unix/Linux file system index nodes (inodes)
Feb 19 01:12 2013  455_links_and_inodesA.html   Hard links and Unix file system nodes (inodes)
Jan 20 00:48 2017  457_disk_usage.html   Unix/Linux Disk Usage, Hard Links, Quotas, Finding Inodes
Mar  9 09:26 2017  460_symbolic_links.html   Symbolic Links – Soft Links – Symlinks
Jan 20 00:48 2017  500_permissions.html   Unix Modes and Permissions, whoami, id, uid, gid, groups, ls -l, chmod
Jan 20 00:48 2017  510_umask.html   Permissions masking with umask, chmod, 777 octal permissions
Apr  2 03:27 2017  520_package_management.html   Useful programs: gzip - compression, tar - file archiving, diff - comparison
Apr  2 02:41 2017  580_system_log_files.html   Unix/Linux system logging, log files, kernel messages, syslog, klog, dmesg
Mar 23 10:43 2017  600_processes_and_jobs.html   Unix/Linux Processes, Jobs, background, foreground, kill, killall
Jan 20 00:48 2017  630_crontab_at_job_scheduler.html   Delayed and Repeated Scheduled Execution – at, cron, crontab, and mail
Nov 26 02:35 2014  700_users_and_groups.html   Users and Groups – /etc/passwd, /etc/group, su, sudo, chsh, useradd, gpasswd, etc.
Mar 24 14:03 2015  710_linux_partitions.pdf   
Nov 14 05:41 2014  720_partitions_and_file_systems.html   Unix/Linux Partitions and File Systems – fdisk, mkfs, mount, swap
Mar 24 02:37 2014  730_create_vmware_disk.pdf   
Mar 18 02:43 2015  750_booting_and_grub.html   Unix/Linux Boot Process, GRUB, Run Levels, services, telinit, chkconfig, single-user, systemd
Jan  4 12:53 2015  805_data_mining.html   Using commands and pipes to mine and extract data
Jun  2 03:18 2015  900_unix_command_list.html   Unix/Linux Command List You Should Know (Weekly Cumulative)
Mar 22 01:21 2015  910_lynda_index.html   Index to lynda.com videos (weekly cumulative)

Worksheets (not for hand-in)

Feb 23 04:27 2014  worksheet02.html   Lab Worksheet #2 - Fall 2013
Feb 23 04:27 2014  worksheet02.odt   Lab Worksheet #2 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 2 - n
Feb 23 04:27 2014  worksheet02.pdf   
Feb 23 04:27 2014  worksheet02.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen
Jan 30 04:33 2017  worksheet03.html   Lab Worksheet #3 - Fall 2013
Jan 30 04:33 2017  worksheet03.odt   Lab Worksheet #3 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 3 - n
Jan 30 04:33 2017  worksheet03.pdf   
Jan 30 04:33 2017  worksheet03.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen
Feb 10 03:17 2016  worksheet04.html   Lab Worksheet #4 - Fall 2013
Feb 10 03:17 2016  worksheet04.odt   Lab Worksheet #4 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 4 - n
Feb 10 03:17 2016  worksheet04.pdf   
Feb 10 03:17 2016  worksheet04.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen
Jan 27 01:34 2017  worksheet05.html   Lab Worksheet #5 - Fall 2013
Jan 27 01:34 2017  worksheet05.odt   Lab Worksheet #5 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 5 - n
Jan 27 01:34 2017  worksheet05.pdf   
Jan 27 01:34 2017  worksheet05.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen
Sep 23 01:13 2013  worksheet06.html   Lab Worksheet #6 - Fall 2013
Sep 23 01:13 2013  worksheet06.odt   Lab Worksheet #6 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 6 - n
Sep 23 01:13 2013  worksheet06.pdf   
Sep 23 01:13 2013  worksheet06.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen
Mar 19 03:21 2015  worksheet08.html   Lab Worksheet #8 - Fall 2013
Mar 19 03:21 2015  worksheet08.odt   Lab Worksheet #8 - Fall 2013 - CST8207 - GNU/Linux Operating Systems I ; This is Lab Worksheet 8 - n
Mar 19 03:21 2015  worksheet08.pdf   
Mar 19 03:21 2015  worksheet08.txt   This Lab Worksheet contains some practical examples that will prepare you to complete your Assignmen

Assignments

Jan 12 22:45 2015  assignment01.html   Multi-tasking and Homework
Jan 16 19:29 2015  assignment02.html   Course Linux Server simple commands
Jan 30 18:14 2015  assignment03.html   working with files: PS1, find, mkdir, mv
Mar 30 04:38 2015  assignment04.html   BONUS VIM assignment from Worksheet 6
Mar  2 22:29 2015  assignment05.html   GLOB wildcard patterns, finding files using GLOB, redirection and pipes
Apr 13 01:02 2015  assignment06.html   BONUS Midterm Test 1 topics review
Oct 18 22:57 2015  assignment07.html   start-up files, environment, search PATH, quoting, hard and soft links, disk usage
Apr 12 05:31 2015  assignment08.html   CentOS: Install and Configure
Apr 13 01:02 2015  assignment09.html   BONUS Midterm Test 2 topics review
Mar 23 17:08 2015  assignment10.html   setting permissions, mode, umask
Mar 30 11:06 2015  assignment11.html   tar, syslog, processes, mail, crontab, at
Apr  4 03:32 2015  assignment12.html   CentOS: User and Group management
Apr 16 12:10 2015  assignment13.html   CentOS: Partitions, File Systems, single user, run levels, services

Shell Scripts

Oct 10 15:46 2014  argv.sh.txt   Count and display on STDERR each argument to this shell script.

Course Outline and Evaluation

Dec 17 11:11 2014  2014-2015_CST8207.pdf   
May 31 10:46 2017  course_evaluation.html   CST8207-15W Course Evaluation Survey Report

Miscellaneous

Dec  7 10:02 2004  vi_refcard_back.pdf   
Sep 15 10:13 2014  vi_refcard_front.pdf   

Quizzes, Tests, and Exams

Apr  8 15:15 2015  PRACTICE_TEST_README.html   Practice Test README Information
Feb 10 22:54 2015  final_exam14F.png   
Mar  5 09:38 2015  midterm1.pdf   
Mar  5 09:38 2015  midterm1_15w.pdf   
Mar 20 11:00 2015  midterm2.pdf   
Mar 20 11:00 2015  midterm2_15w.pdf   
Feb  2 03:57 2015  practicetest1.pdf   
Feb 28 05:17 2015  practicetest1answers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test 1 - Test Version 371
Feb  2 04:21 2015  practicetest1singlepage.pdf   
Feb 28 04:55 2015  practicetest1singlepageanswers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test 1 - Test Version 458
Feb 28 05:13 2015  practicetest2.pdf   
Feb 28 05:18 2015  practicetest2answers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test 2 - Test Version 461
Feb 28 05:14 2015  practicetest2singlepage.pdf   
Feb 28 05:18 2015  practicetest2singlepageanswers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test 2 - Test Version 877
Mar 18 05:05 2015  practicetest3.pdf   
Mar 18 05:15 2015  practicetest3answers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test - Test Version 188
Apr  1 12:01 2015  practicetest3singlepage.pdf   
Apr  1 12:05 2015  practicetest3singlepageanswers.txt   CST 8207 − Ian Allen - Practice Test - Test Version 389

Data Files and Media (binary)

Jun 11 16:58 2015  schoolpeng-574x600.jpg   
Dec 21 11:00 2014  punctuation_matters.png   
Oct 18 04:05 2014  ian_algonquin2014_read_all_the_words.jpg   
Sep  1 23:42 2014  mac_win_linux.png   
Jan 12 14:18 2013  145_subshells.mp4   
Mar 28 02:47 2012  file_system.png   
Aug 25 16:51 2005  learning_curves.jpg   
Jun 14 19:49 2004  justsendtext.png