Junior Level LPIC-1 Exam 101: Linux System Architecture

Administrators who are rolling out and supporting Linux in the enterprise; individuals seeking internationally recognized, distribution-neutral Linux certification


Expected Duration
60 minutes

The basis of Linux System administration starts with understanding the hardware that makes up the system and how to install and configure it. This course describes the BIOS configuration of integrated hardware as well as the configuration of external peripherals, such as USB flash drives. The course also covers basic software administration, including the setting of runlevels and the methods for shutting down a system gracefully. This course is part of a series that prepares the learner for CompTIA Linux+ exam LX0-101 and Linux Professional Institute (LPI) LPIC-1 Junior Level Administrator exam 101.


Configure Hardware and Boot the System

  • distinguish between various types of storage devices
  • recognize how to get information about hardware resources for devices
  • distinguish between the commands for managing a kernel module
  • recognize how to get information about USB devices
  • describe the activities of each stage in the Linux boot process
  • recognize how to find the GRUB configuration file
  • identify ways to increase the security of GRUB
  • get information about hardware
  • work with GRUB
  • Working with Runlevels in Linux

  • recognize how to change between runlevels
  • use the shutdown command
  • manage runlevels and shutdown from the command line




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