Caldera OpenLinux System Administration Unleashed

Caldera OpenLinux System Administration Unleashed

by Thomas Schenk, Elliot Turner, Tom Addelstein, Jaron Rubenstien
     
 

Caldera OpenLinux System Administration Unleashed shows you how to configure and manage an OpenLinux network for optimal performance. This book focuses on the everyday issues--operational and user--that system administrators must deal with in a 24x7 environment. Advanced topics covered include customizing the kernel, remote access and control, and intruder security.…  See more details below

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Caldera OpenLinux System Administration Unleashed shows you how to configure and manage an OpenLinux network for optimal performance. This book focuses on the everyday issues--operational and user--that system administrators must deal with in a 24x7 environment. Advanced topics covered include customizing the kernel, remote access and control, and intruder security. Much emphasis is given to skills related to running Caldera OpenLinux in a multi-network environment. Topics include networking in NT, NetWare, and Unix environments, file system and disk management, backups and disaster recovery, RAID, shells and scripting, system monitoring and tuning, and internet services.

  • Learn the core information a system administrator needs to know to administer Caldera OpenLinux
  • Provides the Unix administrator a quick path to becoming a Linux administrator by comparing Linux with commercial Unix flavors throughout the book
  • CD-ROM contains Linux Power Tools and administration software

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Schenk (systems engineer at VA Linux in its professional services division) and 11 contributing experts provide detailed information on understanding system administration, implementing the correct OpenLinux tools at the right time, creating installation templates, diagnosing and fixing system and hardware component failures, managing space usage and quotas, incorporating RAID technology, knowing what to back up and how, selecting media and storage, preventing extensive down-time, and integrating Linux with other operating systems. The included CD-ROM can be booted with Thomas Oehser's root boot rescue disk. It contains the nmap network mapping utility radiusd-cistron, and dial-in authentication daemon. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780672317699
Publisher:
Sams
Publication date:
06/13/2000
Series:
Unleashed Series
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
1152
Product dimensions:
8.62(w) x 7.88(h) x 2.17(d)

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