Updated 2022-01-07

Linux 101

What: An Introductory Course in Linux

Registration: Link

This course is recommended for anyone new to the Linux environment, especially if you are a PACE user.

Presentation topics covered include:

  • An explanation of Linux and Bash
  • Filesystem navigation in Linux
  • Bash commands to manage files
  • I/O redirection
  • Installing software from precompiled binaries
  • Command automation via scripting
  • Utilizing environment variables
  • Customization of Linux sessions

Format: Virtual workshop hosted via BlueJeans.

Download the slides here: PDF Download the hands-on content here: Hands-on

Please contact PACE support (pace-support@oit.gatech.edu) if you have any questions or concerns.

We are hoping to see you there!

Fall 2021 Sessions:

Register here

  • Friday, January 14 from 2:00PM-3:45PM.
  • Tuesday, February 2 from 2:00PM-3:45PM.
  • Tuesday, March 1 from 2:00PM-3:45PM.
  • Tuesday, April 12 from 10:30AM-12:15PM.


Some sessions may be canceled if the attendance is insufficient. If that happens, registered users will be moved automatically to the next session to guarantee a seat (and will be notified via email).