LINUX: Rute User's Tutorial and Exposition
by Paul Sheer
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR 2001
Number of pages: 660
The only comprehensive system administration reference that's portable across all Linux distributions. Presents in-depth, real-world coverage of every key aspect of system administration: user management, security, networking, Internet services, package management, C programming, kernel compilation, hardware configuration, and much more.
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