Harnessing the Power of the Command-Line Interface
INTERACTIVE COURSE

Harnessing the Power of the Command-Line Interface

Beginner

120 Lessons

5h 30min

Certificate of Completion

Harnessing the Power of the Command-Line Interface
395 Playgrounds
10 Quizzes
47 Illustrations

Takeaway Skills

Understand the working of the command-line interface.

Learn how to create an Ubuntu virtual machine.

Understand navigating the filesystem and directories.

Learn about networking tools like web APIs, cURL, Secure Shell, rsync, and Netcat.

Learn about executing programs and automating tasks, including scripts.

Understand program tools like ranger, pandoc, direnv, HTTP, Pygments, jrln, jq, and Siege.

Course Overview

In this course, you will get the chance to explore the command-line interface (CLI), starting with basics like navigating file systems and working with directories and files. Then, you will use those building blocks to tackle more advanced features and tasks within the CLI. You will also learn to turn basic commands into executable scripts and easily automate common tasks. This course will empower you to put the interface to work, take complete control of your computer, and hack your way to productivity.

Course Content

1

Introduction

2

Creating an Ubuntu Virtual Machine with VirtualBox

3

Navigating the Filesystem

4

Working with Files and Directories

5

Streams Of Text

6

The Shell and Environment

12 Lessons

7

Running and Managing Programs

14 Lessons

8

Networking Tools

13 Lessons

9

Automation

7 Lessons

10

Additional Programs

13 Lessons

11

Conclusion

2 Lessons

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