Fedora Bible 2011 Edition: Featuring Fedora Linux 14

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The book gives clear thorough instructions for the basic user and administrator skills needed to master the latest version of Fedora and RHEL. The book includes: step-by-step instructions for making Linux installation simple and painless. The book's focus is the major changes with the release of Fedora 14; in addition the previous release, Fedora 13, will be covered. Changes and updates to this edition ...

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Overview

The book gives clear thorough instructions for the basic user and administrator skills needed to master the latest version of Fedora and RHEL. The book includes: step-by-step instructions for making Linux installation simple and painless. The book's focus is the major changes with the release of Fedora 14; in addition the previous release, Fedora 13, will be covered. Changes and updates to this edition include:
• Installing over the Internet from boot.fedora.org—special boot images available, similar to pxe.
• Gnome shell and gnome
• Kde integrated with pulse audio
• Using packagekit
• Expanded sections: running windows apps,VPN's, scanning images-new simple scan
• Working in a Linux office with MSFT-office-compatible office apps (OpenOffice): writer, calc and impress (e.g., Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
• Added sections: evolution's calendar, new useradd dialog, auto print driver loading, zarafa (open source edition) which is like an ms exchange clone, xenner for running Xen, new virtualization features such as virtualbox, Deja dup — the new backup client for end users, System security services daemon
• Streamline existing sections for only current and most used coverage

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470944967
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/12/2011
  • Series: Bible Series, #733
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 888
  • Sales rank: 1,381,630
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 2.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Christopher Negus has been working with Unix systems, theInternet, and (most recently) Linux systems for more than twodecades. During that time, Chris worked at AT&T BellLaboratories, Unix System Laboratories, and Novell, helping todevelop the Unix operating system. Features from many of the Unixprojects Chris worked on at AT&T have found their way into RedHat Enterprise Linux, Fedora, and other Linux systems.
Chris is the author of all editions of what started out as theRed Hat Linux Bible, which because of the name changes ofRed Hat’s Linux projects has evolved into the book you areholding. Most recently, Chris co-authored multiple books in theLinux Toolbox series: Fedora Linux Toolbox, Ubuntu LinuxToolbox, Mac OS X UNIX Toolbox, SUSE LinuxToolbox, and BSD UNIX Toolbox (Wiley Publishing).Besides that, Chris authored the Linux Bible 2009 Editionand co-wrote the Fedora Bible 2010 Edition, CentOSBible, Linux Troubleshooting Bible, and Linux ToysII for Wiley Publishing. Chris also authored Live LinuxCDs and co-authored the Official Damn Small Linux Book,as part of the Negus Software Solutions Series.
Today, Chris works as a Linux instructor for Red Hat, Inc. and hasachieved certification as a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) andRed Hat Certified Examiner (RHCX). At home, Chris enjoys spendingtime with his wife, Sheree, and his boys, Caleb and Seth. Hishobbies include soccer, singing, and exercising with Sheree.

Eric Foster-Johnson is a veteran programmer who worksdaily with Linux, Mac OS X, Unix, Windows and other operatingsystems. By day, he writes enterprise Grails and Java software forObjectPartners, a Minnesota consulting firm. He has authored andco-authored a number of Linux and Unix titles, including theFedora Bible 2010 Edition, Red Hat RPM Guide,Teach Yourself Linux, Teach Yourself Unix, andPerl Modules.

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Table of Contents

Preface xxxiii

Part I: Getting Started in Fedora 1

Chapter 1: An Overview of Fedora 3

Chapter 2: Installing Fedora 21

Chapter 3: Getting Productive with the Desktop 75

Chapter 4: Using Linux Commands 103

Part II: Using Fedora 149

Chapter 5: Accessing and Running Applications 151

Chapter 6: Working in a Linux Office 203

Chapter 7: Music, Video, and Images in Linux 217

Chapter 8: Using the Internet and the Web 265

Part III: Administering Fedora 305

Chapter 9: Understanding System Administration 307

Chapter 10: Setting Up and Supporting Users 363

Chapter 11: Automating System Tasks 397

Chapter 12: Backing Up and Restoring Files 435

Chapter 13: Computer Security Issues 467

Part IV: Fedora Network and Server Setup 523

Chapter 14: Setting Up Network Connections 525

Chapter 15: Connecting to the Internet 577

Chapter 16: Setting Up Printers and Printing 607

Chapter 17: Setting Up a File Server 619

Chapter 18: Setting Up a Mail Server 655

Chapter 19: Setting Up an FTP Server 683

Chapter 20: Setting Up a Web Server 695

Chapter 21: Setting Up a DHCP Server 745

Chapter 22: Setting Up a MySQL Database Server 759

Chapter 23: Setting Up Virtual Servers 793

Appendix: About the Media 809

Index 811

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