LPI 117-201 : LPI Level 2 Exam 201 Exam
The LPI 117-201: LIP Level 2 Exam 201 is a required exam for the LPI Certification Level 2. The exam number for this test is 117-201. The exam is currently available in the English, German, and Japanese languages, and a candidate will be allotted 90 minutes in which to complete the exam.
The content of the LPI 117-201 exam will primarily cover advanced skills for the Linux professional that are common across all distributions of Linux. For example, one portion of this exam will be devoted to testing a candidate's knowledge of Linux Kernel. A candidate can expect to be tested on Kernel components, compiling a Kernel, and patching a Kernel.
A significant portion of the LPI 117-201 test will be devoted to covering System Startup. In this portion of the exam, a candidate can expect to be tested upon how to customize system startup and boot processes, system recovery, and how to manage Kernel and Kernel modules at runtime, amongst other subtopics.
Other topics that will appear on this exam include Filesystem and Devices, Advanced Storage Device Administration, Networking Configuration, System Maintenance, and Domain Server Name. These are general guidelines for the content of the exam, and additional questions about related content may appear on the test.