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 February 10th, 2015 and August 30th, 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.