Spring 2015 CSCI 372 Computer System Administration Lecture Schedule

At the first of the semester there will be a lot of blank entries in this schedule. As the semester progresses, they will be filled in. However, the planned topics page for this course contains a listing of the topics that will be covered during the semester.

CSCI 372.002 meets on Tuesday evenings from from 6:00 PM to 7:40 PM in RRO 217 or 223.

Date Topic
13 Jan Introduction
the future?
20 Jan Regular expressions and find
27 Jan A tour of system admin files
3 Feb Booting and going virtual
10 Feb Partitioning and file systems
17 Feb Class canceled due to snow
24 Feb System programming
3 Mar Plain notes on file systems
17 Mar Midterm exam — the shell and commands
24 Mar Files, assurance, and security
31 Mar More files
7 Apr More file system internals & Getting the work done – Make sure you have a system running
14 Apr Modifying the boot sequence & Getting the work done
21 Apr A little security & Getting the work done
28 Apr Final exam from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM