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Tutorial Details: UNIX Quick Start

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2006, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: 402 Walter
Instructor(s): Dr. Patton L Fast,

The majority of the most powerful scientific research computers in the world use UNIX or Linux (which is a type of UNIX) for their operating systems. Learning the basics of Linux/UNIX is the first step to effectively utilizing these powerful resources for your research. This tutorial is designed to introduce you to the Linux/UNIX operating system. We will discuss some of the most commonly used commands, some helpful shortcuts, and some of the key elements of using Linux/UNIX for your research efforts

Prerequisites: None