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Linux Bible.

By: Negus, Christopher.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Bible: Publisher: Somerset : Wiley, 2015Edition: 9th ed.Description: 1 online resource (862 p.).ISBN: 9781118999882.Subject(s): Linux | Operating systems (Computers)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Linux BibleDDC classification: 005.4/32 | 005.432 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
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
Summary: 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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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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<p> Christopher Negus has been teaching and writing about Linux and UNIX for more than 25 years. He is an instructor and principal technical writer for Red Hat, Inc., and the author of dozens of Linux and UNIX books, including Red Hat Linux Bible (all editions), CentOS Bible, Fedora Bible, Ubuntu Linux Toolbox, Linux Troubleshooting Bible, Linux Toys, and Linux Toys II. </p>

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