Making Linux Work: Essential Tips and Techniques / Edition 1

Making Linux Work: Essential Tips and Techniques / Edition 1

by Arman Danesh, Danesh
     
 

ISBN-10: 1884133789

ISBN-13: 9781884133787

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Making Linux Work is the perfect desktop reference for the system administrator who has limited experience with Red Hat Linux and/or UNIX-based operating systems in general. Each section of the book begins with a fast-paced, 5-10 page overview of a specific topic that is followed directly by a collection of expertly categorized, thoroughly indexed tips and

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Making Linux Work is the perfect desktop reference for the system administrator who has limited experience with Red Hat Linux and/or UNIX-based operating systems in general. Each section of the book begins with a fast-paced, 5-10 page overview of a specific topic that is followed directly by a collection of expertly categorized, thoroughly indexed tips and techniques. Tips are presented in a unique question-and-answer format, allowing even new Linux users to locate mission-critical information on demand," drill down to essential details quickly, and make Linux work. Written by a SAIR Linux and GNU Certified Administrator, this invaluable reference contains everything needed to achieve proficiency in system installation; management of files, directories and disks; use and configuration of the Linux X Window System environment; and more! Its unique format is further guaranteed to increase the productivity of beginning through intermediate Red Hat Linux users by eliminating the need to wade through dense prose, extrapolate information from cookbook-style tutorials, struggle through complex tech docs, or engage in time-intensive, trial-and-error experimentation.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781884133787
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Series:
1001 Tips Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.19(d)

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Preparing and Installing an Linux System. Section 2: Mastering the Shell. Section 3: Managing Files, Directories, and Disks. Section 4: Configuring and Using X Windows. Section 5: The Gnome Desktop. Section 6: The KDE Desktop. Section 7: Working with DOS and Windows. Section 8: Networking and Security. Section 9: Using Internet Services. Section 10: Managing a Linux System. Section 11: Working with Peripherals and Hardware.

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