By Mark G. Sobell
The main whole, Easy-to-Follow consultant to Ubuntu Linux
“As an in-depth advisor to Ubuntu, this e-book does a superb task of protecting every little thing from utilizing the team spirit machine to exploring key server configurations.”
–Elizabeth okay. Joseph, structures Administrator & Ubuntu group Member
the number one Ubuntu source, absolutely up-to-date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)–the long-term help (LTS) unlock Canonical will help into 2019
wide new insurance of install, protection, virtualization, MariaDB, Python Programming, and lots more and plenty more
up-to-date JumpStarts assist you arrange many advanced servers in minutes
1000s of updated examples, plus 4 up to date indexes convey quickly entry to trustworthy solutions
Mark Sobell’s a realistic consultant to Ubuntu Linux®, Fourth version, is the main thorough and updated connection with fitting, configuring, securing, and dealing with Ubuntu pcs and servers.
This variation has been absolutely up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr), a milestone LTS (Long time period help) unencumber, which Canonical will help on either pcs and servers into 2019.
Sobell walks you thru each crucial characteristic and procedure, from fitting Ubuntu to operating with the newest Ubuntu solidarity computer, and from configuring servers and tracking networks to dealing with daily procedure management. His tremendously transparent causes demystify every 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 preferred process automation tool!
Fully up to date JumpStart sections fast assist you get advanced servers running–often in mins. You’ll additionally locate updated advice on new LPI and CompTIA Linux certification pathways for Linux professionals.
Sobell attracts on his monstrous 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 little thing you would like here–now, and for years to come.
The world’s such a lot useful Ubuntu Linux ebook is now much more useful!
This publication delivers
thoroughly made over install insurance reflecting Ubuntu 14.04’s more advantageous ubiquity (graphical) and debian-installer (textual) installers
up to date JumpStarts for speedy constructing Samba, Apache, postfix, FTP, NFS, CUPS, OpenSSH, DNS, and different complicated servers
made over and up-to-date causes of the ufw, gufw, and iptables firewall tools
An all-new bankruptcy on growing VMs (virtual machines) in the community and within the cloud
New insurance of the MariaDB open resource plug-in substitute for MySQL
finished networking insurance, together with DNS/BIND, NFS, NIS, FTP, LDAP, and Cacti community monitoring
professional insurance of web server configuration and customization, together with apache2 (Web) and postfix (mail)
a brand new bankruptcy masking state of the art defense thoughts, together with sudo, cryptography, hash capabilities, SSL certificate, plus a piece on utilizing GPG (GNU privateness defend) to guard records in transit
Deep insurance of crucial management tasks–from coping with clients to CUPS printing, and from configuring LANs and LDAP to development VMs (virtual machines)
entire directions on holding platforms brand new 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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The Select a Transfer Method dialog opens. • Select the appropriate transfer option for your backup media and click Next. Figure 3-1 shows the Floppy Drive or Other Removable Media selection. Figure 3-1: Selecting the Floppy Drive or Other Removable Media transfer method. • Other: Select this option if saving to a folder on your Windows C: drive, a floppy disk, or removable storage media such as a USB flash drive. After you specify the storage media, you're offered several backup options, as shown in Figure 3-1 .
Type your computer's name in the What Is the Name of This Computer? text box. This is the name your computer will be known as on the network. Figure 4-1 shows an example of the fictitious user Joe Computer's account. Figure 4-1: Joe Computer's example account. Okay, enough about you. Click the Forward button and move on to Stage 5. 54 Part I: Starting Fast Part I: Starting Fast 55 Stage 5: Selecting a File System The most difficult part of the Ubuntu installation process actually isn't difficult at all.
You can usually restore the Windows operating system and applications from its original installation media. When backing up your computer, you might not need to save everything. It might be fine to just • Back up your personal files. • Skip backing up software that you can reinstall directly from the original discs, such as the following: ♦ Applications (such as Word and Photoshop) ♦ The Windows operating system If you have your original Microsoft Windows disc(s) and your application media, you can probably save just your personal files and settings (such as your Internet Explorer bookmarks).
A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux (4th Edition) by Mark G. Sobell