Red Hat Linux System Administration Unleashed

Red Hat Linux System Administration Unleashed

by Thomas Schenk, Elliott Turner, Ido Dubrawsky, Elliot Turner
     
 

Red Hat Linux System Administration Unleashed shows you how to configure and manage a Linux system to keep it running optimally in a 24x7 environment. The book covers advanced topics such as RAID, customizing the kernel, and hacker security. You will also learn the issues and skills related to running Red Hat Linux with other operating systems, internetworking

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Red Hat Linux System Administration Unleashed shows you how to configure and manage a Linux system to keep it running optimally in a 24x7 environment. The book covers advanced topics such as RAID, customizing the kernel, and hacker security. You will also learn the issues and skills related to running Red Hat Linux with other operating systems, internetworking Linux in a network setting with a large user base. Topics include file system and disk management, backups and disaster recovery, networking in NT, NetWare and Unix environments, shells and scripting, Internet services, and more.

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Provides the core information a system administrator needs to know to administer any system that includes Caldera OpenLinux. Schenk (systems engineer at VA Linux) tells how to understand the ins and outs of system administration; implement the correct Red Hat Linux tools at the right time; create installation templates, diagnose and fix system and hardware component failures; find effective ways to manage space usage and quotas; incorporate RAID technology; back-up; choose the best media selection and storage; create a disaster recovery plan; integrate Linux with other network operating systems; evaluate and implement effective security procedures; and how to cope with hacking. The included CD-ROM contains Thomas Oehser's Root Boot Rescue Disk, the nmap network mapping utility, and Radiusd-cistron dial-in authentication daemon. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Exceptionally informative, well presented and very highly recommended, Red Hat Linux System Administration Unleashed shows readers how to configure and manage a Linux system to keep it running optimally in a 24x7 environment. The book covers advanced topics such as RAID, customizing the kernel, and hacker security. Readers will also learn the issues and skills related to running Red Hat Linux with other operating systems, internetworking Linux in a network setting with a large user base. Intermediate - Advanced, 1100 pages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780672317552
Publisher:
Sams
Publication date:
06/27/2000
Series:
Unleashed Series
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
1272
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 2.60(d)

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