[CentOS] looking for cool, post-install things to do on a centos 5.5 system

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Sat Sep 18 09:11:26 EDT 2010


On Sat, 18 Sep 2010, Eduardo Grosclaude wrote:

> On Sat, Sep 18, 2010 at 5:06 AM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at crashcourse.ca> wrote:
>
> > p.s.  one stupendously trivial idea i had was to give each student
> > a cheap USB drive and use that as the vehicle for playing with
> > filesystem utilities.  with an $8 2G drive, i can demonstrate
> > concepts like hotplugging, udev, LVM and so on, knowing i'll never
> > risk the contents of the hard drive.
>
> That reminds me of a sysadmin course where we set up minimal,
> console-only QEMU virtual machines with two virtual disks, and
> taught fdisk, mkfs, RAID, LVM and the like.

  interesting ... is this course publicly available?  be fun to take a
look at it.

rday

-- 

========================================================================
Robert P. J. Day                               Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA

        Top-notch, inexpensive online Linux/OSS/kernel courses
                        http://crashcourse.ca

Twitter:                                       http://twitter.com/rpjday
LinkedIn:                               http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday
========================================================================


More information about the CentOS mailing list