Linux Command Line for Beginners

person icon Shikhar Verma

Linux Command Line for Beginners

Easy way to learn important commands in Linux Administration using various examples with practice lab sessions.

updated on icon Updated on Oct, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon Shikhar Verma

architecture icon Linux,IT & Software,Operating Systems & Servers

Lectures -30

Resources -1

Duration -3.5 hours


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Course Description

Course contents

  1. Understanding Unix/Linux File system Structure

  2. Identifying Linux File types

  3. Linux Commands tutorials on File Management

  4. Linux Commands tutorial on Communication

  5. Linux Commands tutorials on Searching

  6. Linux Commands tutorials on System Status

  7. Linux Commands tutorials on Text Processing

  8. Linux Commands tutorials on Archives & Storage

  9. Linux Commands tutorials on Users Administration

  10. Linux Commands tutorials on File Systems

  11. Linux Commands tutorials on System Information

  12. Linux commands tutorial on Service Status

  13. Linux commands tutorial on Logical Volume Manager

Commands discussed in this course modules:

1. pwd, cd, ls, less, cp, file mkdir. more. mv, cat, rm rmdir, wc, dd, head, tail, touch, ln etc

2. dig, nslookup, rsync, scp, ssh, sftp, find, grep, locate, df, du, lsof, ps, top, who,cut, sort, vi, sed, awk, tar, gzip, bzip2 etc

3. useradd, userdel, usermod, groupadd, groupdel, id, chage, chroot, chown etc

4. mount, umount, fdisk, mkfs, fsck,/proc, uptime etc

5. ping, nslookup, telnet, ifconfig, ifconfig-a, netstat -a etc

6. systemctl -at service, systemctl -t service --state=active, systemctl start name.service, systemctl enable name.service  etc

7.pvs, vgs, pvdisplay,lvs, lvdisplay, pvcreate, pvremove, vgcreate, vgrename, vgremove, vgextend, vgreduce, lvcreate, lvextend, lvreduce,fdisk, vgexport, vgimport, vgcfgrestore, vgcfgbakcup, watch, whoami, passwd, su etc


What will you learn in this course:

  • Familiar with basic Linux Administration by learning most important commands.
  • Learn File System Structure in Linux & basic understanding of permissions.
  • Familiar with basic to intermediate level of commands.
  • Created so many labs to explain each commands with examples.
  • Good for beginners to start their career in Linux Administration.


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • PC or Laptop with internet Connection
Linux Command Line for Beginners


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

4 Lectures
  • play icon Introduction 04:24 04:24
  • play icon File system structure in Unix/Linux 06:34 06:34
  • play icon File System Structure.. continued 04:05 04:05
  • play icon File types in Linux 06:21 06:21
Linux basic commands tutorial on file management
7 Lectures
Linux commands tutorials on communication, searching & system Status
3 Lectures
Linux commands searching files
1 Lectures
Linux commands tutorials on file system status
2 Lectures
Linux commands tutorial on text processing
3 Lectures
Linux commands tutorial on archive & zipped files
1 Lectures
Linux commands tutorial on User Administration
4 Lectures
Linux commands tutorial on System Information
3 Lectures
Linux Commands tutorial on LVM
2 Lectures

Instructor Details

Shikhar Verma

Shikhar Verma

Solution Architect
Hi there, my name is Shikhar Verma And I love making complex technical topics easy to understand. I have been in the IT Industry for more than 12 years and I had started my career as a Unix and Linux System Engineer in 2005 and currently working as solution architect in multinational company and also a professional IT trainer. My passion is to work in an environment where my technical skills and experience is put to proper use for the prospective growth of company & his career. And I'm here on to teach what I know in an approachable way. I started teaching courses in 2017, and have taught over 20,000 students. I am grateful every day with being able to connect with so many students in almost every country around the world. Primary Skills are Linux, Red Hat Cluster, Ansible, Shell Scripting, AWS Cloud (Amazon Web Services), Linux Cluster, Perl etc Environment: HP Servers (Itanium/PA-RISC), Superdome 2 8s,16s & 32s, 9000/RX Series Server running HP-UX 11iv1, v2 and v3, HP P & C Class Blades Servers c7000 running HP-UX/RHEL8,7,6 etc.

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