Introduction to Linux

This session involves practical exercises.

To access and use the ACENET and Digital Research Alliance of Canada HPC clusters from your desktop, you will use a terminal interface called “Linux”. You will use Linux to direct the uploading, processing, and retrieval of your data.  In this session, learn how to get started with Linux and how to perform some basic tasks:

  • create and navigate directories for your data
  • load files
  • manage your storage
  • run programs on the computing clusters
  • set file permissions 

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