ASP (African School of Physics) 2014 UNIX/Linux and networking bootcamp

Dates: 5th and 6th of August, 2014
Location: Dakar, Sénégal
Host: Université Cheikh Anta Diop - UCAD
Venue: UCAD 2 - To be confirmed

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Workshop Goals

This half-day (2 sessions) supplemental workshop is part of the 2014 edition of African School of Physics taking place in Dakar, Sénégal on August 3rd to 23rd, 2014.

This course held for those students needing some intensive, hands-on training to introduce them to core UNIX operating system concepts as well as fundamental network concepts.

Topics covered:

  • UNIX / Linux Operating System Overview
  • Operating System Commands
  • Directory Structures
  • Disk Partitioning Schemes
  • Privileges
  • Linux Editor(s) Usage
  • Network Layers
  • Core Network Protocols
  • Network Configuration
  • Network Debugging Tools


  • Basic computing knowledge

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