Linux Companion

The Essential Guide for Users and System Administrators

Author: Mark F. Komarinski

Publisher: Pearson P T R

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Category: Computers

Page: 191

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A basic guide to using and administering Linux, a reader-friendly text covers all popular commands and relates them to their DOS counterparts, explains key system administration tasks, and explains how to connect to the World Wide Web. Original. (Advanced).

Fedora 9 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bible

Author: Christopher Negus

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Category: Computers

Page: 1133

View: 932

Master the latest version of Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux with the step-by-step instructions and hands-on advice in Fedora 9 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bible. Learn key system administration skills like setting users and automating system tasks, understand the latest security issues and threats, and gain confidence with using and customizing the desktop menus, icons, and window manager. Updated every six months to correspond with the latest Fedora release, this book includes an official Fedora 9 LiveCD so that you can practice your knowledge and improve your skills. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Multitool Linux

Practical Uses for Open Source Software

Author: Michael Schwarz

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

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Category: Computers

Page: 532

View: 657

This volume details the wider use of Linux. It provides a table at the front of each chapter to enumerate the software discussed in that chapter, which of the seven major Linux distributions include each package and and the URLs of the software's home page and download page.

Linux System Security

An Administrator's Guide to Open Source Security Tools

Author: Scott Mann

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional

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Category: Computer security

Page: 564

View: 220

This title looks at the pros and cons of open source security tools and demonstrates how to implement them. It also provides coverage of Bastille. The text includes detailed instructions, as well as essential background information.

Fedora 8 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bible

Author: Christopher Negus

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 1080

View: 424

More than a quarter of a million copies sold in previous editions! Freedom is a feature With Fedora's new Online Desktop, you are free to shape your desktop environment to include the services, applications, and online friends you desire. As always, Fedora's total dedication to freedom lets you draw on thousands of free software packages to create the exact desktop or server computer you need. Fedora puts together the software (provided here on CD and DVD). This book acts as a guide to everything from playing music and writing documents to configuring many powerful Web, file, print, DHCP, and database servers. Customize Fedora or Red Hat Enterprise Linux to: Explore your computer or the Internet from GNOME®, KDE®, or Online Desktops Manage and use documents, spreadsheets, presentations, music, and images Try the new advanced PulseAudio sound server Draw from online software repositories with Package Manager and Package Updater Build an Internet server with e-mail, Web, DNS, FTP, and database services Secure your computer with firewalls, password protection, and SELinux Try out cutting-edge Fedora 8 features: Use Codeina to get legal software to play MP3, Windows media, and other audio/video formats Organize photos, music, friends, docs, and Web favorites in the new experimental Online Desktop Explore the latest in KVM and QEMU virtualization and AIGLX 3D-desktop What's on the DVD and CD-ROM? Install Fedora 8 (8GB) from DVD Boot Fedora 8 GNOME Live CD, and then install its contents to your hard drive System Requirements: Please see the Preface and Appendix A for details and complete system requirements. Open for more! Check out the new Online Desktop Find ten cool things to do with Fedora Run a Fedora 8 quick install Add pop and power with Online Desktop and 3D acceleration Organizing the people, places, and things you need on your desktop is now easier with the new GNOME Online Desktop. Get organized, then pile on some bling with 3D-accelerated desktop effects. Put friends, photos, and fun on your new Online Desktop Your favorite people and your online favorites are totally accessible from the new GNOME Online Desktop. Play with 3D desktop animations Continued improvements in 3D software let you rotate workspaces on a 3D cube, choose 3D minimize effects, and set 3D wobble effects.

PC Mag

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Category:

Page: 514

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PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering Labs-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more from technology.

Fedora 11 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bible

Author: Christopher Negus

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 1132

View: 525

The leading Fedora book-over a quarter of a million copies sold of previous editions! What better way to learn Fedora 11 than with the leading Fedora book from the best-selling Linux author, Christopher Negus with Eric Foster Johnson? Whether you're new to Linux or an advanced user, this power-packed guide is loaded with what you need. Install, run, and manage the latest version of Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux-then polish your system administration skills and get up to speed on the very latest in networking, desktop, and server enhancements. Master the Linux shell, file system, and text editor; how to set up users and automate system tasks; and much more in over a thousand pages of step-by-step instruction. Boot the full DVD of Fedora 11, including almost all binary code packages, or do a Live Install of the CD for rescuing, troubleshooting, or installing Fedora. Fedora is a free, open source Linux operating system sponsored by Red Hat as an open source community project; the technological innovations from the Fedora Project are then implemented in Red Hat's commercial offering, Red Hat Enterprise Linux Covers step-by-step instructions for making Linux installation simple and painless; how to take advantage of the desktop interface (including coverage of AIGLX); and how to use the Linux shell, file system, and text editor Also covers setting up users; automating system tasks; backing up and restoring files; dealing with the latest security issues and threats; using and customizing the desktop menus, icons, window manager, and xterm; and how to create and publish formatted documents with Linux applications The DVD and CD that come with the book include Fedora Linux 11 and an official Fedora 11 LiveCD (bootable and installable) This is the book you need to succeed with Fedora 11 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Running Linux

Author: Matt Welsh

Publisher: Oreilly & Associates Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 630

View: 838

An introduction to Linux (a free UNIX-compatible operating system developed by volunteers on the internet) that covers installation and configuration; basic UNIX commands; system administration and maintenance; editors, text tools, and printing; applications; programming; and telecommunication. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Linux Multimedia Guide

Author: Jeff Tranter

Publisher: Oreilly & Associates Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 363

View: 803

Explains how to program popular devices such as sound cards, CD-ROMs, and joysticks using LINUX, describes the best free software packages that support manipulation of graphics, audio, and video, and offers guidance on fitting the pieces together. Original. (Advanced).