Negus, Christopher.

Linux Bible. - 9th ed. - Somerset : Wiley, 2015. - 1 online resource (862 p.) - eBooks on Demand Bible . - Bible .

Table of Contents -- Introduction -- How This Book Is Organized -- Conventions Used in This Book -- Jumping into Linux -- Part I: Getting Started -- Chapter 1: Starting with Linux -- Understanding What Linux Is -- Understanding How Linux Differs from Other Operating Systems -- Exploring Linux History -- Understanding How Linux Distributions Emerged -- Finding Professional Opportunities with Linux Today -- Summary -- Chapter 2: Creating the Perfect Linux Desktop -- Understanding Linux Desktop Technology -- Starting with the Fedora GNOME Desktop Live image -- Using the GNOME 3 Desktop Using the GNOME 2 Desktop -- Summary -- Exercises -- Part II: Becoming a Linux Power User -- Chapter 3: Using the Shell -- About Shells and Terminal Windows -- Choosing Your Shell -- Running Commands -- Recalling Commands Using Command History -- Connecting and Expanding Commands -- Using Shell Variables -- Creating Your Shell Environment -- Getting Information about Commands -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 4: Moving around the Filesystem -- Using Basic Filesystem Commands -- Using Metacharacters and Operators -- Listing Files and Directories -- Understanding File Permissions and Ownership Moving, Copying, and Removing Files -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 5: Working with Text Files -- Editing Files with vim and vi -- Finding Files -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 6: Managing Running Processes -- Understanding Processes -- Listing Processes -- Managing Background and Foreground Processes -- Killing and Renicing Processes -- Limiting Processes with cgroups -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 7: Writing Simple Shell Scripts -- Understanding Shell Scripts -- Summary -- Exercises -- Part III: Becoming a Linux System Administrator -- Chapter 8: Learning System Administration Understanding System Administration -- Using Graphical Administration Tools -- Using the root user account -- Exploring Administrative Commands, Configuration Files, and Log Files -- Using Other Administrative Accounts -- Checking and Configuring Hardware -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 9: Installing Linux -- Choosing a Computer -- Installing Fedora from Live media -- Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux from Installation Media -- Understanding Cloud-Based Installations -- Installing Linux in the Enterprise -- Exploring Common Installation Topics -- Summary -- Exercises Chapter 10: Getting and Managing Software -- Managing Software on the Desktop -- Going Beyond the Software Window -- Understanding Linux RPM and DEB Software Packaging -- Managing RPM Packages with YUM -- Installing, Querying, and Verifying Software with the rpm Command -- Managing Software in the Enterprise -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 11: Managing User Accounts -- Creating User Accounts -- Understanding Group Accounts -- Managing Users in the Enterprise -- Centralizing User Accounts -- Summary -- Exercises -- Chapter 12: Managing Disks and Filesystems -- Understanding Disk Storage Partitioning Hard Disks

The industry favorite Linux guide, updated for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and the cloud Linux Bible, 9th Edition is the ultimate hands-on Linux user guide, whether you're a true beginner or a more advanced user navigating recent changes. This updated ninth edition covers the latest versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL 7), Fedora 21, and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, and includes new information on cloud computing and development with guidance on Openstack and Cloudforms. With a focus on RHEL 7, this practical guide gets you up to speed quickly on the new enhancements for enterprise-

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