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LPIC-1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Practice Tests: Exam 101-500 and Exam 102-500 - Second Edition

By : Steve Suehring
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LPIC-1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Practice Tests: Exam 101-500 and Exam 102-500 - Second Edition

By: Steve Suehring

Overview of this book

LPIC-1: Linux Professional Institute Certification Practice Tests is the must-have complement to the bestselling LPIC-1 Study Guide. Practice tests help you gain confidence and identify the areas in need of more attention. Ten full-length tests, covering the ten objective domains, and two additional 60-question practice exams contain 1000 practice questions, complete with answers and full explanations! Divided into two parts, this volume of practice tests covers Exams 101-500 and 102-500. Part I covers system architecture, Linux installation and Package management, GNU and Unix Commands, and devices, and Linux filesystems and filesystem hierarchy. Part II focuses on shells and shell scripting, user interfaces and desktops, administrative tasks, essential system services, networking, and security.
Table of Contents (10 chapters)

Chapter 1
Topic 101: System Architecture

THE FOLLOWING EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • images  101.1 Determine and configure hardware settings.
    • Key knowledge areas:
      • Enable and disable integrated peripherals.
      • Differentiate between the various types of mass storage devices.
      • Determine hardware resources for devices.
      • Tools and utilities to list various hardware information (e.g. lsusb, lspci, etc.)
      • Tools and utilities to manipulate USB devices
      • Conceptual understanding of sysfs, udev, and dbus
    • The following is a partial list of the used files, terms, and utilities:
      • /sys/
      • /proc/
      • /dev/
      • modprobe
      • lsmod
      • lspci
      • lsusb
  • images  101.2 Boot the system.
    • Key knowledge areas:
      • Provide common commands to the boot loader and options to the kernel at boot time.
      • Demonstrate knowledge of the boot sequence from BIOS/UEFI to boot completion.
      • Understand SysV init and systemd.
      • Awareness of Upstart
      • Check book events in the log files.
    • The following is a partial list of the used files, terms,...