The definitive guide to Samba 3 by Roderick Smith

By Roderick Smith

* Covers the recent, approaching unlock of Samba 3.

* Demonstrates how one can combine Samba with different community protocols, resembling NFS, AppleTalk, LPD, IPP, DNS, and NTP.

* transparent and concise, the books describes the interior operating of SMB/CIFS, and the way to configure and preserve the Samba software program on many structures, together with Linux, Unix, FreeBSD, Mac OS X (Jaguar and Panther), and home windows.

Show description

Continue reading "The definitive guide to Samba 3 by Roderick Smith"

Solaris Solutions for System Administrators: Time-Saving by Sandra Henry-Stocker

By Sandra Henry-Stocker

  • Teaches the best way to paintings clever and stay away from the numerous pitfalls of coping with Solaris systems
  • Covers the most recent unlock of Solaris, Solaris nine, in addition to previous versions
  • Written by way of specialists with years of Solaris experience
  • Packed with functional, hands-on strategies to difficult difficulties, exhibiting easy methods to stay away from high priced mistakes
  • Tackles coping with procedure functionality; the solar fireplace line of Solaris firm servers; fitting, configuring, and patching Solaris; and making sure security

Show description

Continue reading "Solaris Solutions for System Administrators: Time-Saving by Sandra Henry-Stocker"

Special Edition Using Linux System Administration (Special by Arman Danesh

By Arman Danesh

Specific version utilizing Linux management is the total, finished reference e-book for the skilled administrator who must learn how to run a Linux process and effectively deal with it. This booklet has an exceptional attract these directors whose wisdom is restricted to home windows or NetWare networks as they combine Linux into their infrastructure. present Linux or Unix clients wishing to use their wisdom in the direction of process management also will locate it valuable. precious issues comprise: Linux deployment and set up, consumer management, Samba and NT-Linux integration, Linux method administration and daemons, community configuration and TCP/IP, routing with Linux, Linux and firewalls, utilizing Linux as an Intranet server, and Linux database servers.

Show description

Continue reading "Special Edition Using Linux System Administration (Special by Arman Danesh"

Absolute BSD - The Ultimate Guide To FreeBSD by Michael Lucas, Jordan Hubbard

By Michael Lucas, Jordan Hubbard

FreeBSD is a robust, versatile, and affordable UNIX-based working process, and the popular server platform for plenty of corporations. contains insurance of set up, networking, add-on software program, defense, community companies, procedure functionality, kernel tweaking, dossier structures, SCSI & RAID configurations, SMP, upgrading, tracking, crash debugging, BSD within the place of work, and emulating different OSs.

Show description

Continue reading "Absolute BSD - The Ultimate Guide To FreeBSD by Michael Lucas, Jordan Hubbard"

UNIX for OpenVMS Users by Philip Bourne, Richard Holstein, Joseph McMullen

By Philip Bourne, Richard Holstein, Joseph McMullen

UNIX for OpenVMS clients, moment variation, is for clients who're making the transition from OpenVMS to UNIX and offers a complete comparability of instructions and utilities. ranging from a operating wisdom of OpenVMS, it takes a normal person to a similar wisdom of UNIX. It bridges the distance among OpenVMS and UNIX via explaining issues in OpenVMS terms.The e-book starts with an academic discussing the suggestions wanted while operating with UNIX and the typical shell courses. operating into useful examples, the e-book exhibits basic day-by-day projects that map one-for-one from OpenVMS to UNIX. those contain approach entry, dossier manipulation, textual content enhancing and mail. The examples supply instructions which are as an identical as attainable, and indicate refined differences.Recent releases of OpenVMS and UNIX have additional interfaces which are the exact same among the working structures, relatively POSIX and CDE. UNIX for OpenVMS clients, describes those interfaces in brief, normally to reassure clients how effortless it may be to modify among the working platforms.

Show description

Continue reading "UNIX for OpenVMS Users by Philip Bourne, Richard Holstein, Joseph McMullen"

DNS on Windows 2000 by Matt Larson

By Matt Larson

DNS on home windows 2000 is a different Windows-oriented version of the vintage DNS and BIND. The area identify procedure (DNS) is among the Internet's basic development blocks: the allotted host info database that is accountable for translating names into addresses, routing mail to its right vacation spot, and plenty of different companies. because the preface says, in case you are utilizing the net, you are already utilizing DNS-- no matter if you do not know it. along with overlaying common concerns like fitting, establishing, and preserving the server, DNS on home windows 2000 tackles these particular to the home windows setting: integration among DNS and energetic listing, conversion from BIND to the Microsoft DNS server, and registry settings. It will pay precise awareness to defense matters, process tuning, caching, sector switch notification, troubleshooting, and making plans for progress. compatible for either home windows directors who use DNS day-by-day, and clients who are looking to take hold of how the net works.

Show description

Continue reading "DNS on Windows 2000 by Matt Larson"

Conquering the Command Line: Unix and Linux Commands for by Mark Bates

By Mark Bates

Discover ways to grasp and triumph over the main helpful and invaluable command line instruments for Unix and Linux established platforms. during this publication you'll find not just the main necessary command line instruments you want to recognize, but in addition the main worthwhile suggestions and flags for these instruments. Conquering the Command Line isn’t only a rehash of the guy web page for those instruments, yet relatively a human-readable walk-through of those instruments to make you immediately extra efficient on your day-by-day improvement lifestyles.

NB: this can be a joint-KF8 dossier, with either 'old' MOBI and 'new' KF8/AZW3 in a single dossier, as published through the author.

Source: Publisher's web site. (

Show description

Continue reading "Conquering the Command Line: Unix and Linux Commands for by Mark Bates"

LINUX in A Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference (3rd by Ellen Siever

By Ellen Siever

Linux in a Nutshell covers the middle instructions for universal Linux distributions. this is not a scaled-down fast reference of universal instructions, yet an entire connection with all consumer, programming, management, and networking instructions, with whole lists of recommendations. New fabric within the 3rd version contains what is ordinarily required for customizing the GNOME and KDE computers and the fvwm2 window supervisor, the dpkg Debian package deal supervisor, an extended research of the rpm crimson Hat package deal supervisor, and lots of new instructions. Contents additionally include:

    LILO and Loadlin (boot) optionsShell syntax and variables for the bash , csh , and tcsh shellsPattern matchingEmacs and vi enhancing commands

Linux in a Nutshell is a needs to for any Linux consumer; it weighs under a stack of handbook pages, yet promises every little thing wanted for universal, day by day use.

Show description

Continue reading "LINUX in A Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference (3rd by Ellen Siever"

Pulling Strings with Puppet: Configuration Management Made by James Turnbull

By James Turnbull

Efficient method directors recognize their good fortune hinges upon having the ability to practice usually tedious projects with rigor and punctuality. Such metrics are frequently completed merely through instituting a substantial measure of automation, anything that has turn into much more an important because it environments proceed to scale either by way of dimension and complexity. some of the most robust approach management instruments to be but published is Puppet, an answer able to automating approximately each point of a method administrator's task, from consumer administration, to software program install, to even configuring server providers comparable to FTP and LDAP.

Pulling Strings with Puppet: automatic procedure management performed correct is the 1st ebook to introduce the strong Puppet approach management software. writer James Turnbull will consultant you thru Puppet's key gains, exhibiting you ways to put in and configure the software program, create computerized Puppet initiatives, often called recipes, or even create reporting recommendations and expand Puppet additional on your personal wishes. an advantage bankruptcy is incorporated masking the Facter library, which makes it a breeze to automate the retrieval of server configuration information reminiscent of IP and MAC addresses.

Show description

Continue reading "Pulling Strings with Puppet: Configuration Management Made by James Turnbull"