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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">The so much whole, Easy-to-Follow advisor to Ubuntu Linux 
<UL> * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">The no 1 Ubuntu server resource, totally up-to-date for Ubuntu 10.4 (Lucid Lynx)–the long-term help (LTS) unlock many businesses will depend on for years! * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Updated JumpStarts help you put up Samba, Apache, Mail, FTP, NIS, OpenSSH, DNS, and different advanced servers in mins * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Hundreds of updated examples, plus entire indexes that carry fast entry to solutions you could trust 
</UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Mark Sobell’s <B>A useful consultant to Ubuntu Linux®, 3rd Edition,</B> is the main thorough and up to date connection with fitting, configuring, and dealing with Ubuntu, and in addition deals accomplished insurance of servers—critical for anyone drawn to unleashing the whole strength of Ubuntu.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">This version has been absolutely up-to-date for Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx), a milestone long-term aid (LTS) unlock, which Canonical will help on pcs till 2013 and on servers until eventually 2015.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">Sobell walks you thru each crucial characteristic and procedure, from fitting Ubuntu to operating with GNOME, Samba, exim4, Apache, DNS, NIS, LDAP, gufw, firestarter, iptables, even Perl scripting. His tremendously transparent motives demystify every little thing from networking to safeguard.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">You’ll locate complete chapters on operating Ubuntu from the command line and laptop (GUI), administrating platforms, establishing networks and web servers, and lots more and plenty more. Fully up-to-date JumpStart sections assist you get complicated servers running—often in as low as 5 mins.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">Sobell attracts on his enormous Linux wisdom to provide an explanation for either the “hows” and the “whys” of Ubuntu. He’s taught millions of readers and not forgets what it’s wish to be new to Linux. no matter if you’re a person, administrator, or programmer, you’ll locate every thing you wish here—now, and for a few years to come.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">The world’s so much useful Ubuntu Linux e-book is now much more useful!
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<UL> * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Hundreds of easy-to-use Ubuntu examples * Important networking assurance, together with DNS, NFS, and Cacti * assurance of the most important Ubuntu themes reminiscent of sudo and the Upstart init daemon * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">More specified, usable assurance of web server configuration, together with Apache (Web) and exim4 (email) servers * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">State-of-the-art safety recommendations, together with updated firewall setup techniques utilizing gufw and iptables, and an entire bankruptcy on OpenSSH * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">A whole advent to Perl scripting for automatic management * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Deeper assurance of crucial admin tasks–from coping with clients to CUPS printing, configuring LANs to development a kernel * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Complete directions on preserving Ubuntu structures up to date utilizing aptitude, Synaptic, and the software program resources window * <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">And a lot more...including a 500+ time period glossary
</UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Includes DVD!  Get the total model of Lucid Lynx, the newest Ubuntu LTS release!

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The Heritage of Linux: UNIX The UNIX system was developed by researchers who needed a set of modern computing tools to help them with their projects. The system allowed a group of people working together on a project to share selected data and programs while keeping other information private. ” When the UNIX operating system became widely available in 1975, Bell Labs offered it to educational institutions at nominal cost. The schools, in turn, used it in their computer science programs, ensuring that computer science students became familiar with it.

2 The History of UNIX and GNU–Linux . . . . . . . . . . 3 The Heritage of Linux: UNIX . . . . 3 What Is So Good About Linux?. . . 6 Overview of Linux . . . . . . . 12 Additional Features of Linux. . . 17 Conventions Used in This Book . . 19 An operating system is the low-level software that schedules tasks, allocates storage, and handles the interfaces to peripheral hardware, such as printers, disk drives, the screen, keyboard, and mouse. An operating system has two main parts: the kernel and the system programs.

Hiltbrand; Jennifer Witham; Gert-Jan Hagenaars; and Casper Dik. A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux®, Third Edition, is based in part on two of my previous UNIX books: UNIX System V: A Practical Guide and A Practical Guide to the UNIX System. Many people helped me with those books, and thanks here go to Pat Parseghian; Dr. Kathleen Hemenway; Brian LaRose; Byron A. Jeff, Clark Atlanta University; Charles Stross; Jeff Gitlin, Lucent Technologies; Kurt Hockenbury; Maury Bach, Intel Israel; Peter H. Salus; Rahul Dave, University of Pennsylvania; Sean Walton, Intelligent Algorithmic Solutions; Tim Segall, Computer Sciences Corporation; Behrouz Forouzan, DeAnza College; Mike Keenan, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Mike Johnson, Oregon State University; Jandelyn Plane, University of Maryland; Arnold Robbins and Sathis Menon, Georgia Institute of Technology; Cliff Shaffer, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; and Steven Stepanek, California State University, Northridge, for reviewing the book.

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