September 25, 2008: Linux Newbies Week Schedule
When: 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 24 and 6:00 p.m.Wednesday, October 1
Where: SEL 2250

Wednesday September 24

  • Command Line Essentials: How to use turning and other basic commands to getaround your workspace.
  • How can I SSH into icarus and set up my personal html space?
  • How can I compile my C++ or Java program on the Linux machines?
  • What editors are available to me?
  • How can I change my preferred shell?
  • What is a .profile?
  • Learn how to customize your non-X window environment!

Wednesday October 1

  • E-Mail
  • Checking your CS e-mail

  • MSDN
  • Get your Microsoft software for free

  • Installing Software
  • File Permissions: What, Why, and How
  • Chat with friends who are logged onto the CS server via terminal

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