LPI Linux Certification/Customize And Use The Shell Environment
Detailed Objectives[edit | edit source]
(LPIC-1 Version 5.0)
Candidates should be able to customize shell environments to meet users' needs. Candidates should be able to modify global and user profiles.
Key Knowledge Areas:
- Set environment variables (e.g.
PATH) at login or when spawning a new shell.
- Write Bash functions for frequently used sequences of commands.
- Maintain skeleton directories for new user accounts.
- Set command search path with the proper directory.
The following is a partial list of the used files, terms and utilities: