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Inside Solaris 9 gives administrators the information they'll need to upgrade to Solaris 9 and maximize the new features. Author Bill Calkins begins by laying the foundations of Solaris, then explains how to get set up with Solaris 9 (including any potential pitfalls). Next, system maintenance issues are covered such as setting up user accounts, managing file systems and processes, system security, monitoring and tuning, and backup and recovery. Solaris networking and service management issues round out the book,...

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Overview

Inside Solaris 9 gives administrators the information they'll need to upgrade to Solaris 9 and maximize the new features. Author Bill Calkins begins by laying the foundations of Solaris, then explains how to get set up with Solaris 9 (including any potential pitfalls). Next, system maintenance issues are covered such as setting up user accounts, managing file systems and processes, system security, monitoring and tuning, and backup and recovery. Solaris networking and service management issues round out the book, along with some excellent resources and a glossary.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735711013
  • Publisher: Que
  • Publication date: 11/7/2002
  • Series: NRG - Voices Series
  • Pages: 910
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 1.75 (d)

Meet the Author

Bill Calkins is owner and President of Pyramid Consulting, a computer training and consulting firm located near Grand Rapids, Michigan, specializing in the implementation and administration of open systems. He also is the owner of www.UnixEd.com, a website that provides online UNIX training materials. He has more than 19 years of experience in UNIX system administration, consulting, and training at more than 100 different companies. Bill has authored several UNIX textbooks that are currently best sellers and are used by universities and training organizations worldwide: Solaris 2.6 Administrator Certification Training Guide, Part I (Publisher: New Riders Publishing; ISBN: 157870085X) Solaris 2.6 Administrator Certification Training Guide, Part II (Publisher: New Riders Publishing; ISBN: 1578700868) Solaris 7 Administrator Certification Training Guide, Part I and II (Publisher: New Riders Publishing; ISBN: 1578702496) Solaris 8 System Administration Certification Training Guide (Publisher: New Riders Publishing; ISBN 1578702593) In addition, he has worked with Sun Press as a technical editor and was a major contributor to the following technical manuals: Solaris 7 Reference (Author: Janice Windsor; Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR; ISBN: 0130200484) Solaris 8 System Administrator's Reference Guide (Author: Janice Windsor; Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR; ISBN: 0130277010) Bill's professional interests include consulting, writing, teaching, and developing web-based training materials. Bill has worked as an instructor in both corporate and university settings and has helped thousands of administrators obtain their certification. His experience covers all varieties of UNIX, including Solaris, HP-UX, AIX, IRIX, Linux, and SCO. When he's not working in the field, he writes UNIX books and conducts training and educational seminars on various system administration topics. He is a certified Solaris 9 System Administrator and draws on his many years of experience in system administration and training to provide a unique approach to UNIX training.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Pt. I Solaris Fundamentals 1
1 Fundamental Commands for Managing Files and Getting Help 3
2 Using Solaris Editors 31
3 Solaris Shells and Variables 55
4 Advanced File Management 79
5 Communicating with Other Users 111
Pt. II Getting Started 121
6 Installing the Solaris 9 Software 123
7 JumpStart 173
8 Web Start 233
9 System Startup and Shutdown 265
10 OpenBoot 291
Pt. III System Maintenance 333
11 Device Administration and Disk Management 335
12 Software Package Administration 361
13 Setting Up User Accounts 389
14 Managing File Systems 413
15 Managing Processes 481
16 System Security 521
17 Role-Based Access Control 563
18 Solaris Management Console 583
19 System Monitoring and Tuning 599
20 Backup and Recovery 617
Pt. IV Networking 653
21 The Solaris Network Environment 655
22 The NFS Environment 689
23 Name Services 735
Pt. V Managing Services 773
24 LP Print Service 775
25 Administration and Configuration of CDE 811
Pt. VI Appendix 837
App Unix and Solaris Milestones 839
Index 849
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