Mark G. Sobell's A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux (4th Edition) PDF

By Mark G. Sobell

ISBN-10: 0133927318

ISBN-13: 9780133927313

The main entire, Easy-to-Follow advisor to Ubuntu Linux

“As an in-depth advisor to Ubuntu, this publication does a very good activity of masking every little thing from utilizing the team spirit laptop to exploring key server configurations.”

–Elizabeth okay. Joseph, structures Administrator & Ubuntu neighborhood Member

the number 1 Ubuntu source, totally up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)–the long-term help (LTS) unencumber Canonical will aid into 2019
vast new insurance of install, safety, virtualization, MariaDB, Python Programming, and lots more and plenty more
up to date JumpStarts assist you arrange many complicated servers in minutes
thousands of up to date examples, plus 4 up to date indexes carry quickly entry to trustworthy solutions

Mark Sobell’s a realistic advisor to Ubuntu Linux®, Fourth variation, is the main thorough and updated connection with fitting, configuring, securing, and dealing with Ubuntu pcs and servers.

This version has been absolutely up to date for Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr), a milestone LTS (Long time period help) unlock, which Canonical will help on either computers and servers into 2019.

Sobell walks you thru each crucial function and process, from fitting Ubuntu to operating with the newest Ubuntu harmony computing device, and from configuring servers and tracking networks to dealing with daily method management. His particularly transparent factors demystify every little thing from Apache, Samba, and postfix, to ufw, virtualization, and MariaDB/MySQL database administration. PLUS a brand new bankruptcy on programming in Python, today’s most well-liked process automation tool!

Fully up to date JumpStart sections fast assist you get advanced servers running–often in mins. You’ll additionally locate up to date information on new LPI and CompTIA Linux certification pathways for Linux professionals.

Sobell attracts on his tremendous Linux wisdom to provide an explanation for either the “hows” and the “whys” of Ubuntu. He’s taught millions of readers and not forgets what it’s prefer to be new to Linux. even if you’re a person, administrator, or programmer, you’ll locate every little thing you would like here–now, and for years to come.

The world’s such a lot functional Ubuntu Linux ebook is now much more useful!

This ebook delivers

thoroughly made over set up insurance reflecting Ubuntu 14.04’s more advantageous ubiquity (graphical) and debian-installer (textual) installers
up-to-date JumpStarts for fast constructing Samba, Apache, postfix, FTP, NFS, CUPS, OpenSSH, DNS, and different complicated servers
made over and up-to-date reasons of the ufw, gufw, and iptables firewall tools
An all-new bankruptcy on growing VMs (virtual machines) in the community and within the cloud
New insurance of the MariaDB open resource plug-in alternative for MySQL
entire networking assurance, together with DNS/BIND, NFS, NIS, FTP, LDAP, and Cacti community monitoring
professional assurance of net server configuration and customization, together with apache2 (Web) and postfix (mail)
a brand new bankruptcy masking cutting-edge protection options, together with sudo, cryptography, hash services, SSL certificate, plus a bit on utilizing GPG (GNU privateness defend) to guard files in transit
Deep assurance of crucial management tasks–from coping with clients to CUPS printing, and from configuring LANs and LDAP to development VMs (virtual machines)
entire directions on holding platforms modern utilizing apt-get, dpkg, and different tools
and lots more and plenty extra . . . together with a revised 500+ time period word list and 4 indexes

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As a result, Ubuntu believes that it is the project’s—and community’s—responsibility to ensure that every user can easily use Ubuntu to read and write in the language with which he or she is most comfortable. The ability to make modifications—a requirement of free software and of Ubuntu’s first philosophical point—makes this type of translation possible. This book is a case in point. While it helps explain Ubuntu only to the relatively small subset of the world that already speaks English, the choice to write this book in English was made to enable it to have the widest impact.

As the project ages, it is proving that it can learn from its failures as well as its successes and that it can maintain growth without compromising stability. We’ve come a long way—and we’re still only getting started. Free Software, Open Source, and GNU/Linux While thousands of individuals have contributed in some form to Ubuntu, the project has succeeded only through the contributions of many thousands more who have indirectly laid the technical, social, and economic groundwork for Ubuntu’s success.

EBook Free Software, Open Source, and GNU/Linux 3 projects, a list of efforts that includes Kubuntu, Ubuntu Netbook Edition, Ubuntu Studio, and other projects, are extending the reach and goals of the Ubuntu project into new realms. Meanwhile, millions of pressed Ubuntu CDs have been shipped at no cost to universities, Internet cafés, computer shops, and community centers around the world. You can find Ubuntu’s familiar human-colored background and title bars almost anywhere people use computers.

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