I wanted to let everyone know about an LPIC (Linux Professional
Institute Certification) study course that Robert Bennett thought up.
Basically, we're meeting at my house over the next 12 weeks to study
for the LPIC-1 test. If you're interested, come & join us (we already
The plan is to go through the self study book for the LPIC-1 chapter
by chapter. Here'a a link to the book (note that you can also buy it
on Kindle, which is what I did):
We will meet one evening each week on Thursday, beginning this
Thursday, August 16, 2012, from 7–9:00 p.m. for about twelve weeks and
go through one chapter per week (for 12 weeks, one for each chapter
plus two weeks review.)
It seems to me that each chapter stands on its own and does not
necessarily built upon the prior chapter(s), so anyone is welcome to
join us at any time for any session.
Although, I have been spearheading the effort to get this going, I was
also hoping to have someone more knowledgeable than I to lead /
facilitate (but we will do the best with whatever group/leadership we
The goal is for each participant who so desires (I sure do!) to
sucessfully pass the LPI 101 and 102 exams and earn the LPIC-1
designation. During the course of the class, we will identify testing
opportunities so hopefully will have the test passed by Christmas.