Linux for PostgreSQL DBAs

Linux für PostgreSQL DBAs

Duration: 3 days
Level: Intermediate
Date: on request
21.08. – 23.08.2017 in Wiener Neustadt, Austria (German)
Audience: Linux / Unix Beginners.

Linux fundamentals:

– The kernel, filesystem, processes
– Command line basics
– Basic commands (ls, find, grep, mkdir, etc.)
– Chaining command using pipes
– Handling streams: Stdout, stdin, etc
– Symbolic links and hardlinks

Editing files:
– The vi editor

Handling software:
– Managing software packages
– Starting and stopping services
– Managing and monitoring services

User permissions:
– Handling filesystem permissions

Writing shell scripts:
– Shell basics
– Writing bash functions

Installing PostgreSQL:
– Installing binary packages
– Installing from source

Managing filesystems:
– Creating partitions
– Creating filesystems