The Root Shell

A streamcast about Linux and Unix fundamentals. Examples include: the command line, package managers, scripting, installing and configuring services, networking basics, and version control.

On Twitch at 6pm PDT Friday. Topic: To be determined

The Root Shell will return in 2019!

Past episodes:

Note that twitch does not keep these forever. Some of the links don't work, I'll figure out how to upload them to youtube soon.(Note: I didn't)

Live from All Things Open

Episode Five:: Net-un-work I

Episode Four: Services on Linux

Episode Three: How is Linux formed?

Episode Two: Shell Scripting

Episode One: The basics of the command line

About the author:

Spencer Krum lives and works in Minneapolis. He has been on the command line since he was 12 and has been flinging root shells professionally for seven years.


The screencast draws on the techniques of the Day[9] Daily, with content inspired by the CAT's Braindump.