UniForum Chicago
Presents an intensive 6 hour workshop (and lunch) on
Unix Fundamentals

Glenn Stafford's Unix Boot Camp

  Saturday, October 9, 1999
at the College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL.,
SRC Building Room 2800 A/B/C

9am registration; presentations 9:30am until 5:30pm

Only Eighty seats are available, so register NOW.
$75 for UniForum Chicago members (includes lunch)
$100 for non-members (includes lunch)
The Topics and Speaker:

Well known and praised Unix instructor Glenn Stafford will present topics that will fill in the blanks for the Unix novice. The final list of topics have not yet been chosen. This is a prime opportunity for the computer professional that wants to know more about how to use the Unix operating system. Sign up now while space is available.

Tentative Topics are:
  • Quick Overview of the Evolution of UNIX
  • Brief Overview the Unix Administrator's role
  • Overviews of UNIX Shells
    - Features
    - Shell Programming Constructs
  • Overview of Useful Commands
  • Navigating in UNIX
  • Mastering Vi editor
  • UNIX Regular Expressions
  • Understanding Command Execution
    - including Multiple Command Execution and Pipelines
  • UNIX Filesystem Hierarchy
  • File Access, Permissions and Security
  • HELP! - When and How to Get It.
  • Tidbits in Mastering UNIX (User vs. Systems Administrator)
  • Presenter's Background:

    Glenn Stafford is a sophisticated UNIX user who has been involved with UNIX customer support (internally and externally) and UNIX System's Administration. Glenn has presented at various technical conferences which include Technitron (Boston, MA), MARUG (Myrtle Beach, NC), and UniForum (San Francisco, CA). Glenn has also been a frequent speaker at various computer professional groups in the Chicagoland area; which includes providing useful technical presentation for UniForum Chicago.


    Getting There:

    Take 355 to Butterfield Rd (Rt 56).
    Take Butterfield West to Lambert Rd
    Then Lambert Rd North to 22nd St.
    Turn right and look for Lot 2 or the Faculty/Staff parking lot (behind Lot 1) on the right side of 22nd St.
    Walk to the SRC building, room 2800 is on the second floor of the Northwest corner of the building, upstairs from the North doors facing parking lot 2.

    To register or for more information:
    email:     uniforum.workshop@usa.net
    or call Al Thomas,
    Workshop Coordinator at (630) 859-1685
    mail  to:  Glenn Stafford's Unix Boot Camp
                  UniForum Chicago
                  PO Box 343
                  Lisle, IL 60532


    UniForum Chicago info:
    Web:     http://uniforum.chi.il.us
    Email:    nemec@xnet.com    (Scott Nemec, President)