Laboratory on Computer Network
TeachersSASAKI, ShigeruStaffInfo
Grade, SemesterYear 3 1st semest [Department of Information and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering]
CategorySpecial Subjects
Elective, CreditsElective 1credit
 Syllabus Number3D324

Course Description

This course deals with the following topics: (1) the fundamental skills for working with Linux, (2) the basic skills for setting up network facilities on Linux, (3) the installation and setting up technique of various servers such as a DNS server, a Web server and a mail server, etc. In the lessons, students exercise using a virtual machine for his/her private use.
This course is related to diploma policy DP2 and DP4M.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, students should be able to do the following:
- explain basic knowledge of Linux OS and network settings.
- explain functions of a DNS server, a Web server and a mail server.
- acquire a technique of setting these servers.
- acquire a technique of creating Web pages using the contents creation tools.

Grading Policy

Grading will be decided based on repots (100%).
Feedbacks on reports and examinations will be given on LMS.

Textbook and Reference

TextbookThe Learning materials are published on the LMS.


The students are expected to read lecture materials and fill blanks on "main point notes" as preparation. It takes approximately one hour to finish this work.


Absence and non-submission of reports are not accepted.


1Introduction, basics of exercise environment of Linux
2Basic network settings
3Name server settings
4Web server settings
5Mail server settings
6Wiki server settings
7Plone server settings