If you think Linux is Charlie Brown's blanket-smitten pal, this may not be the book for you. But if you think Linux is God's gift to anyone who wants a well-supported, popular, shareware implentation of the powerful Unix operating system, read on.
In Linux SECRETS, Unix guru Naba Barkakati reveals the features, quirks, and possibilities of Linux. Packed with detailed technical information on expertly configuring and customizing Linux, this book serves up expert tips, techniques, and shortcuts to turn your PC into a powerful workstation. You'll find the information you need to develop software, set up a Web server for your business, and much more.
Plus, the book's bonus CD-ROM features the popular and powerful Slackware Linux 3.0 -- the distribution that PC Week calls "the best" -- and a powerful collection of utilities and tools. Comprehensive and authoritative, Linux SECRETS is one book you'll want to keep handy any time you fire up your Linux-based Web server or other system using this important version of Unix.