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By Mark G. Sobell

The main whole, Easy-to-Follow consultant to Ubuntu Linux

“As an in-depth advisor to Ubuntu, this ebook does a good task of overlaying every thing from utilizing the harmony laptop to exploring key server configurations.”

–Elizabeth ok. Joseph, platforms Administrator & Ubuntu group Member

the number 1 Ubuntu source, absolutely up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)–the long-term aid (LTS) unencumber Canonical will aid into 2019
wide new assurance of install, defense, virtualization, MariaDB, Python Programming, and masses more
up to date JumpStarts assist you organize many advanced servers in minutes
enormous quantities of updated examples, plus 4 up to date indexes bring speedy entry to trustworthy solutions

Mark Sobell’s a pragmatic advisor to Ubuntu Linux®, Fourth variation, is the main thorough and up to date connection with fitting, configuring, securing, and dealing with Ubuntu computers and servers.

This version has been absolutely up-to-date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr), a milestone LTS (Long time period help) unencumber, which Canonical will aid on either computers and servers into 2019.

Sobell walks you thru each crucial function and process, from fitting Ubuntu to operating with the most recent Ubuntu harmony laptop, and from configuring servers and tracking networks to dealing with daily procedure management. His exceedingly transparent reasons demystify every little thing from Apache, Samba, and postfix, to ufw, virtualization, and MariaDB/MySQL database administration. PLUS a brand new bankruptcy on programming in Python, today’s most well-liked procedure automation tool!

Fully up to date JumpStart sections speedy assist you get complicated servers running–often in mins. You’ll additionally locate updated information on new LPI and CompTIA Linux certification pathways for Linux professionals.

Sobell attracts on his vast Linux wisdom to give 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 would like here–now, and for years to come.

The world’s such a lot functional Ubuntu Linux publication is now much more useful!

This booklet delivers

thoroughly remodeled install assurance reflecting Ubuntu 14.04’s greater ubiquity (graphical) and debian-installer (textual) installers
up to date JumpStarts for quick establishing Samba, Apache, postfix, FTP, NFS, CUPS, OpenSSH, DNS, and different advanced servers
made over and up to date motives of the ufw, gufw, and iptables firewall tools
An all-new bankruptcy on growing VMs (virtual machines) in the neighborhood and within the cloud
New insurance of the MariaDB open resource plug-in alternative for MySQL
complete networking assurance, together with DNS/BIND, NFS, NIS, FTP, LDAP, and Cacti community monitoring
specialist insurance of net server configuration and customization, together with apache2 (Web) and postfix (mail)
a brand new bankruptcy overlaying cutting-edge safeguard concepts, together with sudo, cryptography, hash services, SSL certificate, plus a piece on utilizing GPG (GNU privateness shield) to guard files in transit
Deep assurance of crucial management tasks–from handling clients to CUPS printing, and from configuring LANs and LDAP to development VMs (virtual machines)
entire directions on holding platforms modern utilizing apt-get, dpkg, and different tools
and lots more and plenty extra . . . together with a revised 500+ time period word list and 4 indexes

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Figure 2-6. Initializing a drive by creating a new partition table Having created the new partition table, you move on to creating the partitions for your system. Partitioning a disk is like slicing a cake: you can choose how big each “slice” of disk should be, depending on the appetite of the slice’s consumer. For example, if your system has a website and that website has pretty extensive logging, you may choose to divide the disk so that you have more room in the partition that holds your web data and logging files.

Red Hat used to be run by a community of volunteers too until the distribution became so important to the technical infrastructure of commercial organizations that people were happy to pay for guaranteed support. Their original volunteer community still lives on as the Fedora 0ROJECT CentOS CentOS (dppl6++sss*_ajpko*knc+) is a derivation of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux platform. Based on the same source code, it is available at no charge (and without Red Hat’s support). 0EOPLEWHOWISHTOMAKEUSEOFTHE2ED(ATPLATFORMANDITSSTABILITYWITHOUTPAYINGFORADDITIONALSUPPORTCOMMONLYUSEIT)TEMPLOYSTHESAMEPACKAGINGSYSTEM 20- ANDMANYOFTHE same administration tools as the Red Hat product.

C H A P T E R 2 N I N S T A L L I N G L I N U X In Figure 2-2, the “anaconda” installer process that will install the host has been started. The anaconda application is the software that installs RHEL, and it runs in the X Window System—also known as simply X—but it also has a command-line mode. X is the graphical user interface used commonly on Linux; we’ll talk a bit more about it in Chapter 3. You will first be shown the Release Notes, and you can then click Next to progress to the next screen.

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