LPIC-1

Linux Server Professional Certification

The LPIC-1 will validate your ability to perform maintenance tasks with the command line, install & configure a computer running Linux and be able to configure basic networking.

  • Status: First published January 11, 2000; latest revision published April 2009
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Requirements: Passing Exams 101 and 102
  • Latest Updates: Objectives are up to date with the latest changes

Please note: This exam is currently being updated to reflect new objectives. If you plan on taking your exams between January-June 2015, please review the details.


Overview of Tasks

To pass Level 1, someone should be able to:

  1. Work at the Linux command line
  2. Perform easy maintenance tasks: help users, add users to a larger system, backup and restore, shutdown and reboot
  3. Install and configure a workstation (including X) and connect it to a LAN, or a standalone PC to the Internet.

Exam 101

This is a required exam for LPIC-1. It covers basic skills for the Linux professional that are common to major distributions of Linux.


Exam 102

This is a required exam for LPIC-1. It covers basic skills for the Linux professional that are common to major distributions of Linux.