The Most Full, Simple-to-Adjust to Guide to Ubuntu Linux
“As an in-depth info to Ubuntu, this book does an distinctive job of overlaying each little factor from using the Unity desktop to exploring key server configurations.”
–Elizabeth Okay. Joseph, Strategies Administrator & Ubuntu Group Member
The #1 Ubuntu helpful useful resource, completely up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)–the Prolonged Time interval Assist (LTS) launch Canonical will assist into 2019
In depth new protection of arrange, security, virtualization, MariaDB, Python Programming, and somewhat extra
Up to date JumpStarts present assist to organize many difficult servers in minutes
Mark Sobell’s A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux®, Fourth Model, might be probably the most thorough and up-to-date reference to placing in, configuring, securing, and working with Ubuntu desktops and servers.
This model has been completely up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr), a milestone LTS (Prolonged Time interval Assist) launch, which Canonical will assistance on every desktops and servers into 2019.
Sobell walks you through every essential perform and technique, from placing in Ubuntu to working with the most recent Ubuntu Unity desktop, and from configuring servers and monitoring networks to coping with day-to-day system administration. His exceptionally clear explanations demystify the whole thing from Apache, Samba, and postfix, to ufw, virtualization, and MariaDB/MySQL database administration. PLUS a model new chapter on programming in Python, within the current day’s hottest system automation device!
Completely up to date JumpStart sections shortly help you get difficult servers working–sometimes in minutes. You’ll moreover uncover up-to-date steering on new LPI and CompTIA Linux certification pathways for Linux professionals.
Sobell attracts on his immense Linux info to make clear every the “hows” and the “whys” of Ubuntu. He’s taught an entire lot of tons of of readers and on no account forgets what it’s like to be new to Linux. Whether or not or not you’re a user, administrator, or programmer, you’ll uncover each little factor you need proper right here–now, and for years to come.
The world’s best Ubuntu Linux book is now rather more useful!
This book delivers
Completely revamped arrange protection reflecting Ubuntu 14.04’s improved ubiquity (graphical) and debian-installer (textual) installers
Up to date JumpStarts for shortly establishing Samba, Apache, postfix, FTP, NFS, CUPS, OpenSSH, DNS, and totally different difficult servers
Revamped and up to date explanations of the ufw, gufw, and iptables firewall tools
An all-new chapter on creating VMs (virtual machines) regionally and inside the cloud
New protection of the MariaDB open provide plug-in various for MySQL
Full networking protection, along with DNS/BIND, NFS, NIS, FTP, LDAP, and Cacti network monitoring
Skilled protection of Net server configuration and customization, along with apache2 (Internet) and postfix (mail)
A new chapter overlaying state-of-the-paintings security strategies, along with sudo, cryptography, hash options, SSL certificates, plus a bit on using GPG (GNU Privateness Guard) to protect paperwork in transit
Deep protection of essential administration duties–from managing users to CUPS printing, and from configuring LANs and LDAP to setting up VMs (virtual machines)
Full instructions on holding strategies up to date using apt-get, dpkg, and totally different tools
And relatively extra . . . along with a revised 500+ time interval glossary and four indexes