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Linux Administration

STRICTLY AS PER NEW REVISED SYLLABUS W.E.F from academic year 2012-13 Semester 5 (T. Y. B. Sc. Information Technology)
he book Linux Administration provides hand-on practice on Linux operating system. The book covers some core areas from administration point of view, such as roles and duties of the system administrator, maintenance and management of system configuration files, network administration, configuration mail services, and Web server. It provides numerous examples in an easy-to-understand language along with exercise at the end of each chapter. Beside the examples the book also provides a separate lab section that reader can use to check and enhance his/her practical skills on Linux.

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The proficient teams at Kogent Learning Solutions Inc. and Dreamtech Press have seized the market of engineering textbooks, bringing excellent content in engineering and technical education to the fore. The teams at Kogent Learning Solutions Inc. and Dreamtech Press are committed to providing excellence in quality of content by judiciously analyzing the needs of their readers and ensuring dedication of their authors and editors in catering to these needs.

ISBN: 978-93-5004-420-9 Page: 220 | Price: TBA Author: Kogent Learning Solutions Inc.

This book contains:

Installation and configuration of servers and application software Boot loaders, bootstrapping, and memory and virtual file systems Working with file system Backing up and restoring files TCP/IP networking, planning an NFS installation, and configuring an NFS server and client Installation and configuration of Samba server and Samba users Connection of Windows PC to the Samba server Configuration of Time server and Setting Linux machine as server Configuration of xinetd server and Firewall packages Configuration of DNS server Configuration of Sendmail and using the Postfix mail server Serving email with POP3 and IMAP, maintaining e-mail security, and configuring FTP Server Configuration of Apache Web server and enabling CGI and PHP Creation of mailing lists through Mailman and setting up Web-based e-mail Optimization of DNS, Mail, FTP, and Web Services Administering user accounts Updation of system, and software packages, and customizing kernel
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