Using Linux Shells

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7    |    Intermediate
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There are shells other than the Bash shell that can be used to help you administer a Red Hat Enterprise 7 system. Let's explore how to work with the Red Hat Linux shells to aid in your administration tasks.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Use common commands like less, cat, more, and diff to view and compare file contents
    Describe how relative and absolute paths are used and how shortcuts like ../ and ~/ make directory traversal easier
    Create aliases for commands and make links to files or directories
  • Manipulate the bash prompt and describe how the env and export features can be used
    Use the shell tools echo, cat, > to create and edit text files
    Explore the gnome user interface and run commands from the bash shell

IN THIS COURSE

  • 4m 43s
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    After completing this video, you will be able to describe how relative and absolute paths are used and how shortcuts like ../ and ~/ make directory traversal easier. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Creating Aliases and Links
    7m 55s
    To create an alias for a command, type alias at the command prompt, followed by the name of the command you want to alias, an equal sign (=), and the command you want the alias to run. For example, the following command creates an alias named l that runs the ls command:alias l=lsTo create a link to a file or directory, use the ln command. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Customizing the Bourne Again Shell
    5m 10s
    In this video, you will manipulate the bash prompt and describe how the env and export features can be used. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Creating and Editing Files in the Shell
    3m 48s
    In this video, you will learn how to use the shell tools echo, cat, and > to create and edit text files. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Exercise:  Use Gnome and the BASH Shell
    4m 14s
    During this video, you will learn how to explore the Gnome user interface and run commands from the BASH shell. FREE ACCESS

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