ISBN-10: 047048165X

ISBN-13: 9780470481653

Edition: 2009

Authors: Christopher Negus, Timothy Boronczyk

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The CentOS Bible gives clear thorough instructions for the basic user and administrator skills needed to master the latest version, as well as previous versions, of the CentOS system. The book includes: step-by-step instructions for making Linux installation and configuration simple and painless; how to take advantage of and work in the GNOME and KDE desktop environments; how to use the Linux shell, file system, and text editor; and will explain how to configure CUPS printers, Samba for file and printer sharing and other features using GUI tools. The book also describes key system administration skills including setting up users, automating system tasks, backing up and restoring files, and understanding the latest security issues and threats; using and customizing the desktop menus, icons, window manager, and xterm; and, how to create and publish formatted documents with Linux applications. This book also introduces the user to available Linux multimedia applications for graphics, audio, video and CD burning.
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Book details

List price: $78.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/24/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 984
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.00" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 3.234
Language: English

Timothy Boronczyk is a native of Syracuse, NY, where during the day he works as a programmer at ShoreGroup, Inc., and at night freelances under his D.B.A. Salt City Tech and helps out as the managing editor of PHPMaster. He's been involved in Web design since 1998, has a degree in Software Application Programming, and is a Zend Certified Engineer. In what little spare time he has left, Timothy enjoys hanging out with friends, studying Esperanto, and sleeping with his feet off the end of the bed. He's easily distracted by shiny objects.

Getting Started
An Overview of CentOS
Installing CentOS
Getting Started with the Desktop
Using Linux Commands
Using CentOS
Accessing and Running Applications
Publishing with CentOS
Music, Video, and Images in Linux
Using the Internet and the Web
Understanding System Administration
Setting up and Maintaining User Accounts
Automating System Tasks
Creating Backups and Restoring Data
Setting Up Network Connections and LANs
Setting Up an Internet Connection
Setting Up Printers and Printing
Setting Up a File Server
Setting Up a Mail Server
Setting Up an FTP Server
Setting Up a Web Server
Setting Up an LDAP Address Book Server
Setting Up a DHCP Boot Server
Setting Up a MySQL Database Server
Making Servers Public with DNS
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