A Book by Mark G. Sobell
A Practical Guide to Fedora and
Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Fifth Edition
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Includes a DVD with the full Fedora 12
Covers Fedora 12 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5
A new chapter on using the Perl scripting language
One chapter each on setting up and using these servers/clients: Samba, NIS/LDAP, LDAP, NFS, DNS/BIND, Apache (httpd), OpenSSH, FTP (vsftpd), and sendmail
A chapter on iptables with examples and a discussion of setting up different types of firewalls
Seven chapters on sytem administration including setting up a server, DHCP, the Linux filesystem, keeping a system up-to-date using yum, setting up a LAN, and monitoring a network with Cacti
Three chapters on bash (the Bourne Again Shell) including one chapter on shell programming (writing shell scripts)
Coverage of the GNOME desktop and how to customize it
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