B.E. Electronics(Instrumentation Control):Linux System AdministrationThapar University
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First Year: Semester I
First year: Semester II
Electrical and Electronic Science
Second year: Semester I
Human Values, Ethics and IPR
Measurement Science and Techniques
Digital Electronic Circuits
Second year: Semester II
Computer System Architecture
Analog Electronic Circuits
Numerical and Statistical Methods
Electrical and Electronic Measurements
Third year: Semester I
Elements and Analysis of Instrumentation System
Signals and Systems
Third year: Semester II
Data Acquisition Systems
Process Dynamics and Control
Total Quality Management
Fourth year: Semester I
Advance Process Control
Instrumentation System Design
Microelectronics and ICs
Fourth year: Semester II
Industrial Training(6 weeks)
Linux System Administration
Introduction, History of Unix and Linux, Choosing a Linux Distribution, Architecture and Structure of Linux, Major feature of Linux, comparison of Linux with Windows O.S, Advantages of Linux.
Installation and Hardware configuration, Creating an Installation Diskette, Booting Linux Installation Program, Partitioning Hard Drive(s), Setting up Swap Space Choosing Partitions to Format Booting with LILO, Multi-boot with Other Operating Systems, Downloading and Installing Red Hat Updates, Boot Strapping, Boot Loader, startup and shutdown, run levels.
Introduction to Kernel, Introduction to Linux Shell, Types of Shell, Feature and benefits of Shell. I/O redirection and Piping, pipes, filters, Introduction to various text editor, various Vi editing modes, scrolling, yank and paste, put and delete, set commands, Comparison of Emacs Editor, vi Editor, Pico Editor.
Introduction to Linux Files, Rules for creating files, Linux Files system, File printing, searching files using grep, change permission to set files and change owner of the files. Process, Listening with ps, killing with kill, PID, UID, GID, Signals, nice, renice.
General Administration issues, root account, Creating user in Linux, Changing password, deleting user, disabling user account, Linux Password & Shadow File Formats System Shutdown and Restart creating groups, Custom Configuration and Administration Issues, Simple commands
Introduction to devices, IDE, SCSI, USB and its interface, pin configuration of various devices, Disk Geometry, Configuration of web server, FTP and Telnet. Shell programming, network configuration.
Laboratory work: Practicing various Commands, Using various editors, Shell programming, Networking and TCP/IP on Linux, Common Network Troubleshooting on Linux, FTP and Telnet settings, Web server configuration.