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Application Management

Learn how software installation and packages work in Linux.

6 videos  //  35 minutes of training

Course description

Packages are a popular distribution method for Linux OS and application software. In this course, you will learn how to work with these precompiled applications that are delivered via specialized bundles. Topics include package formats, components of package managers, installing and removing software with package managers and the three types of Linux libraries.

Course syllabus

Package Management Part 1Duration: 6:59

Package Management Part 2Duration: 6:26

Package Management Part 3Duration: 5:17

Package Management Part 4Duration: 3:36

Managing Libraries Part 1Duration: 6:49

Managing Libraries Part 2Duration: 5:42

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$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.