Caldera OpenLinux Bible

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If Caldera OpenLinux can do it, you can do it too? You're holding in your hands the definitive guide to Caldera OpenLinux ? the only book you need to install, configure, and manage this popular distribution of Linux. Inside, you'll find soup-to-nuts coverage of Caldera OpenLinux, from setting up and launching applications from the KDE desktop to implementing Linux as a server and providing user support. Plus, Linux guru Chris Negus shares his security experience with you, so you can strategize your backup ...
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Overview

If Caldera OpenLinux can do it, you can do it too… You're holding in your hands the definitive guide to Caldera OpenLinux — the only book you need to install, configure, and manage this popular distribution of Linux. Inside, you'll find soup-to-nuts coverage of Caldera OpenLinux, from setting up and launching applications from the KDE desktop to implementing Linux as a server and providing user support. Plus, Linux guru Chris Negus shares his security experience with you, so you can strategize your backup operations and protect your PC or network with firewalls, encryption, and more. Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Caldera OpenLinux
  • Use Lizard for easy installation
  • Set up a dual boot system with Caldera OpenLinux and Windows
  • Employ Linux as a print, file, FTP, mail, Web, news, or workgroup server
  • Manage your system's resources from your desktop with Coas
  • Create dial-up connections and connect your Lan to the Internet
  • Set up multi-user accounts on your network
  • Use multimedia features — create CDs, play video, and more
  • Configure Caldera OpenLinux to work with your hardware
Bonus CD-ROM Caldera OpenLinux eDesktop 2.4 Shareware programs are fully functional, free trial versions of copyrighted programs. If you like particular programs, register with their authors for a nominal fee and receive licenses, enhanced versions, and technical support. Freeware programs are free, copyrighted games, applications, and utilities. You can copy them to as many PCs as you like—free—but they have no technical support. www.idgbooks.com System Requirements: 386, multi-processor Pentium II systems, or higher
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764547065
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/18/2000
  • Series: Bible Series
  • Edition description: BK&CD-ROM
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 912
  • Product dimensions: 7.38 (w) x 9.18 (h) x 2.13 (d)

Meet the Author

About the Author Chris Negus has worked with UNIX systems, the Internet, and (more recently) Linux systems for nearly two decades. Over that time, Chris worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories, UNIX System Laboratories, and Novell, helping to develop the UNIX operating system. Features from many of the UNIX projects Chris worked on at AT&T found their way into OpenLinux and other Linux distributions. Over the past few years, Chris wrote several books on Linux and the Internet, including the best-selling Red Hat Linux Bible, Internet Explorer 4 Bible, and Netscape Plug-ins for Dummies, for IDG Books Worldwide, Inc. He also co-authored several books for Que Corporation, including the Complete Idiot's Guide to Networking (second edition) and Using UNIX (second edition). He also wrote articles for Internet World, NetWare Connection, and Visual Developer magazines. At home, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife, Sheree, and his boys, Caleb and Seth. His hobbies include soccer, singing, and exercising with Sheree.
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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

PART I: Getting Started.

Chapter 1: An Overview of OpenLinux.

Chapter 2: Installing OpenLinux.

PART II: Using OpenLinux.

Chapter 3: Getting to Know OpenLinux.

Chapter 4: Working with the Desktop.

Chapter 5: Accessing and Running Applications.

Chapter 6: Using KDE Applications.

Chapter 7: Publishing with OpenLinux.

Chapter 8: Playing Games with OpenLinux.

Chapter 9: Multimedia in OpenLinux.

Chapter 10: Using the Internet and the Web.

PART III: Administering OpenLinux.

Chapter 11: Understanding System Administration.

Chapter 12: Setting Up and Supporting Users.

Chapter 13: Automating System Tasks.

Chapter 14: Backing Up and Restoring Files.

Chapter 15: Computer Security Issues.

PART IV: OpenLinux Network and Server Setup.

Chapter 16: Setting Up a Local Area Network.

Chapter 17: Connecting to the Internet.

Chapter 18: Setting Up a Print Server.

Chapter 19: Setting Up a File Server.

Chapter 20: Setting Up a Mail Server.

Chapter 21: Setting Up an FTP Server.

Chapter 22: Setting Up a Web Server.

Chapter 23: Setting Up a News Server.

Chapter 24: Setting Up a Network Information Service.

Appendix A: OpenLinux Software Packages.

Appendix B: What's on the CD-ROM.

Index.

GNU General Public License.

CD-ROM Installation Instructions.

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