RHCE Exam objectives and tracking:ΒΆ

  • System configuration and management
    • Route IP traffic and create static routes. (done)
    • Use iptables to implement packet filtering and configure network address translation (NAT). (done)
    • Use /proc/sys and sysctl to modify and set kernel runtime parameters. (done)
    • Configure a system to authenticate using Kerberos. (done)
    • Configure a system as an iSCSI initiator that persistently mounts an iSCSI target. (done)
    • Produce and deliver reports on system utilization (processor, memory, disk, and network). (done)
    • Use shell scripting to automate system maintenance tasks. (done)
    • Configure a system to log to a remote system. (done)
    • Configure a system to accept logging from a remote system. (done)
  • Network services
    • Install the packages needed to provide the service. (done)
    • Configure SELinux to support the service. (done)
    • Configure the service to start when the system is booted. (done)
    • Configure the service for basic operation. (done)
    • Configure host-based and user-based security for the service. (done)
  • HTTP/HTTPS
    • Configure a virtual host. (done)
    • Configure private directories. (done)
    • Deploy a basic CGI application. (done)
    • Configure group-managed content. (done)
  • DNS
    • Configure a caching-only name server. (done)
    • Configure a caching-only name server to forward DNS queries. (done)
  • FTP
    • Configure anonymous-only download. (done)
  • NFS
    • Provide network shares to specific clients. (done)
    • Provide network shares suitable for group collaboration. (done)
  • SMB
    • Provide network shares to specific clients. (done)
    • Provide network shares suitable for group collaboration. (done)
  • SMTP
    • Configure a mail transfer agent (MTA) to accept inbound email from other systems. (done)
    • Configure an MTA to forward (relay) email through a smart host. (done)
  • SSH
    • Configure key-based authentication. (done)
    • Configure additional options described in documentation. (done)
  • NTP
    • Synchronize time using other NTP peers. (done)