LPIC-2 Certified Linux Engineer

Exam 201

Course Outline:

Topic 200: Capacity Planning

200.1 Measure and Troubleshoot Resource Usage
200.2 Predict Future Resource Needs

Topic 201: Linux Kernel

201.1 Kernel Components
201.2 Compiling a kernel
201.3 Kernel runtime management and troubleshooting

Topic 202: System Startup

202.1 Customizing SysV-init system startup
202.2 System Recovery
202.3 Alternate Bootloaders

Topic 203: Filesystem and Devices

203.1 Operating the Linux filesystem
203.2 Maintaining a Linux filesystem​

203.3 Creating and configuring filesystem options

Topic 204: Advanced Storage Device Administration

204.1 Configuring RAID
204.2 Adjusting Storage Device Access
204.3 Logical Volume Manager

Topic 205: Network Configuration

205.1 Basic networking configuration
205.2 Advanced Network Configuration and Troubleshooting
205.3 Troubleshooting Network Issues

Topic 206: System Maintenance

206.1 Make and install programs from source
206.2 Backup operations
206.3 Notify users on system-related issues

LPIC-2 Certified Linux Engineer

Exam 201

Course Outline:

Topic 207: Domain Name Server

207.1 Basic DNS server configuration
207.2 Create and maintain DNS zones
207.3 Securing a DNS server

Topic 208: Web Services

208.1 Implementing a web server
208.2 Apache configuration for HTTPS
208.3 Implementing a proxy server
208.4 Implementing Nginx as a web server and a reverse proxy

Topic 209: File Sharing

209.1 SAMBA Server Configuration
209.2 NFS Server Configuration

Topic 210: Network Client Management

210.1 DHCP configuration
210.2 PAM authentication
210.3 LDAP client usage
210.4 Configuring an OpenLDAP server

Topic 211: E-Mail Services

211.1 Using e-mail servers
211.2 Managing E-Mail Delivery
211.3 Managing Remote E-Mail Delivery

Topic 212: System Security

212.1 Configuring a router
212.2 Securing FTP servers
212.3 Secure shell (SSH)
212.4 Security tasks
212.5 OpenVPN