LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM
2018-2019 Bradford Campus Catalog
   

CIST 1341 - LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM


Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course covers use of the Linux operating system running in a desktop computer environment. It provides an introduction to the installation, configuration, troubleshooting and use of this popular Open Source software. Topics include the Gnome and KDE graphical desktop, working within the bash shell and understanding Linux file system structure including directories, files, file ownership and permissions. Students will learn how to find and install additional packages and system software updates using the utilities provided by the platform. It also covers the Open Source Software movement in general and its importance in the IT world. Pre-requisite: CIST 0262
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: Prerequisite: UL & CIST 0262


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