Linux Network Administrator's Guide, 2nd Edition
by Olaf Kirch, Terry Dawson
Publisher: O'Reilly 2000
Number of pages: 506
Linux Network Administrator's Guide was written to provide a single reference for network administration in a Linux environment. Beginners and experienced users alike should find the information they need to cover nearly all important administration activities required to manage a Linux network configuration. It have been found that beginners to Linux networking, even those with no prior exposure to Unix-like operating systems, have found this book good enough to help them successfully get their Linux network configurations up and running and get them ready to learn more.
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