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Tutorial Details: Unix Basics

Date: Wednesday, June 16, 2004, 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Location: 402 Walter
Instructor(s): Dr. Patton L Fast,

The majority of the most powerful scientific research computers in the world use Linux or Unix for their operating system. Learning the basics of Unix/Linux is the first step to becoming comfortable working in the Unix/Linux environment and to utilizing these powerful resources effectively 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