This tutorial will guide you through an introduction to GNU/Linux and the Unix Shell. By the end, you should have the basic skills to successfully interact with GNU/Linux-based systems. This is a requirement if you plan to work on the HPC, Compute Cloud and/or AI infrastructure provided by LRZ 

Available Material

We have prepared a PDF worksheet.

The most important topics covered are

  • navigating the file system and directories of a GNU/Linux system
  • the mechanisms of file manipulation and ownership
  • a selection of useful commands and concepts
  • characteristics of the shell environment

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