Solaris Essentials


Oracle Solaris 10 Operating System Essentials

Overview :
This course provides instruction in the key features and capabilities of Suns flagship Solaris 10 OS. Topics include
file and directory management, controlling the user work environment, archiving files and using remote commands.

Who Should Attend ?
End Users System Administrator

Course Topics :
Using the Desktop in the Solaris 10 Operating System
Describe the hardware components of a computer
Describe the Solaris operating system components
Describe the SunOS software
Log in to the system

Use the desktop environment
Using Command-Line Features and Online Help Resources
Construct and execute commands from the command line
Use online documentation

Viewing Directories and Files
Work with directories
Work with files
Print files

Working with Files and Directories in Solaris
Copy files and directories
Move and rename files and directories
Create files and directories
Remove files and directories
Use symbolic links

Using the vi Editor
Describe the fundamentals of the vi editor
Modify files by using the vi editor

Using Commands Within the Shell
Use shell metacharacters
Describe the Korn shell variables
Display the command history
Describe the command-line interpreter
Work with user initialization files
Redirect commands

Using Basic File Permissions
Determine file or directory access
Change the permissions
Modify the default permissions
Configure Access Control Lists "ACLs"
Describe ACLs

Configure ACLs using the command line
Configure ACLs using the File Manager graphical user interface "GUI"
Switch users on a system

Searching Files and Directories
Search for content in files
Search for files and directories

Performing Basic Process Control
Describe Solaris OS processes
View a process
Search for a specific process
Send a signal to a process
Terminate processes with the kill command

Advanced Shell Functionality
Manage jobs in the Korn shell
Describe the Korn shell alias utility
Use Korn shell functions
Set Korn shell options
Reading Shell Scripts
Describe shell scripts
Run shell scripts
Pass values to shell scripts
Use the test command
Perform conditional commands

Creating Archives
Archive files
Compress and archive files using the jar command

Compressing, Viewing, and Uncompressing Files
Compress files using the compress command
View compressed files using the zcat command
Uncompress files using the uncompress command
Compress a file with the gzip command
View files using the gzcat command
Compress and archive multiple files with the zip command

Performing Remote Connections and File Transfers
Establish a remote login session
Copy files or directories to and from another system
Transfer files between systems

Course Hours : 30 Hours