Linux is a robust and secure operating system with a rich array of applications. SCALE is once again providing those who want to start using Linux an opportunity to learn how. SCALE will provide an installfest + basic system administration class to help you hit the ground running with Linux. One class will be offered daily on Saturday,March 11th, or Sunday, March 12th. The course is a ONE DAY course; only sign up for one day and plan to attend the whole day.
Training will be delivered by a professional trainer, assisted by skilled SCALE volunteers.
Prerequisites: For a dedicated installation, bring computer with at least 8 Gigabytes of RAM and 25 Gigabytes of disc space and WiFi. 32-bit installations will not be supported. If you plan to dual-boot your computer with both Windows and Linux ensure your computer has 25 Gigabytes of free, unformatted disc space available to Linux prior to attending the class. If you plan to install Linux in a VM, please have Vmware or Virtualbox installed prior to arriving at the class.
Please note advance registration for this course is required. To reserve your seat select any SCALE registration type and add the "Beginner Linux Training" add-on. Fee for the class will be $40.
Saturday, March 11, 2023 - 09:30 to 16:30
Sunday, March 12, 2023 - 09:30 to 16:30 NOTE: Daylight Savings kicks in at 2 a.m. on March 12th; plan accordingly!