By Roderick W. Smith
More and more, Linux is used to force networks in mission-critical environments -- and system/network directors operating in these environments should have some distance deeper services than ever ahead of. complex Linux Networking alternatives up the place traditional Linux books depart off, aiding skilled Linux procedure and community directors accomplish extra -- and remedy extra difficulties -- than they could with the other publication. Its breadth and intensity make it a superb single-volume reference for each Linux specialist. The publication is established into 4 sections, every one necessary to the operating Linux administrator: Low-Level Configuration, neighborhood community Servers, web Servers, and community protection and Router services. In-depth insurance comprises: kernel and TCP/IP configuration, replacement community stacks, server startup scripting, DHCP configuration, Kerberos authentication, printer sharing, mail protocols, distant login servers, GUI entry, distant method management, community backups, iptables firewalls, and VPNs. The book's broad part on web providers indicates tips to deal with digital domain names and safe websites; research Apache log records; and run FTP servers; and comprises distinct assurance of SMTP-based electronic mail structures. one of the subject matters lined in extraordinary intensity: configuring Kerberos; working time servers, font servers, and chroot jails; and utilizing Samba's scripting functions to burn CDs and create PDFs. for each skilled Linux procedure or community administrator, and for Linux energy clients with network-related duties.
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Advanced Linux Networking by Roderick W. Smith