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    Jun 19, 2024  
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CMSC 250 - UNIX/LINUX Operating System


Presents an overview of the components, structure, and features of the UNIX operating system. Students experience hands-on operation of the interrelating UNIX operating system components. Projects of moderate difficulty reinforce concepts. PREREQUISITE(S): A grade of C or better in CMSC 140  or consent of department. Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  • Describe the history, characteristics, features, structure, components, and general functions of the UNIX operating system.
  • Apply their knowledge of the fundamental UNIX utilities.
  • Manipulate UNIX files and directories.
  • Describe the life cycle of a Shell process.
  • Develop, modify, and debug UNIX Shell scripts.
  • Utilize UNIX software development tools.


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