By Nicholas Marsh
Advent to the Command Line is a visible consultant that teaches an important Unix and Linux shell instructions in an easy and uncomplicated demeanour. Command line courses coated during this publication are established with commonplace utilization to help within the studying approach and assist you grasp the command line fast and simply. Covers renowned Unix, Linux, and BSD platforms.
By Bryan Pfaffenberger
Passionately democratic in its advocacy of networking for the hundreds, this can be the 1st ebook on Linux networking written particularly for the amateur person. as the unfastened, open-source Linux working procedure is profitable such a lot of converts this present day, the variety of Linux-based networks will develop exponentially over the following few years. taking on the place Linux in actual fact defined left off, Linux Networking in actual fact defined walks the reader during the construction of a TCP/IP-based, Linux-driven neighborhood zone community, starting with a "sandbox" install regarding simply or 3 pcs. Readers grasp the basics of procedure and community administration-including dealing with consumer debts and developing security-in this much less complicated setting. the writer then is helping them alongside to the extra subtle strategies linked to connecting this community to the net. * specializes in the 20% of Linux networking wisdom that satisfies eighty% of community needs-including the wishes of small companies, workgroups inside of agencies and high-tech houses. * Teaches newbies to enforce DNS servers, community details providers (NIS), community dossier platforms (NFS), and all the most vital TCP/IP companies, together with e-mail, internet and newsgroup entry. * Explains the way to organize AppleTalk and home windows NT area servers for networks that come with MacIntosh or home windows platforms. * Comes with a CD containing the most recent model of purple Hat Linux, in addition to extra freeware/shareware Linux instruments and community administration functions.
By Dr Jerry Cooperstein
Writing Linux machine Drivers is designed to teach skilled programmers the right way to improve machine drivers for Linux platforms, and provides them a uncomplicated figuring out and familiarity with the Linux kernel. Upon getting to know this fabric, you can be acquainted with the various forms of equipment drivers used lower than Linux, and be aware of the best API's in which units (both difficult and smooth) interface with the kernel. the aim is to get you into coding as quick as attainable. therefore we will inform you early on the right way to dynamically allocate reminiscence within the easiest way, so that you can really write code, after which later hide the topic extra completely. each one part has routines, such a lot of which contain writing code, designed that will help you achieve familiarity with programming for the Linux kernel. recommendations are supplied. we aren't aiming for a professional viewers, yet as a substitute for a reliable and influenced one.
Ubuntu Unleashed 2010 Edition: Covering 9.10 and 10.4 (5th by Andrew Hudson, Paul Hudson, Matthew Helmke, Ryan Troy
By Andrew Hudson, Paul Hudson, Matthew Helmke, Ryan Troy
This booklet says "Covering 9.10 and 10.4" (sic) at the entrance conceal, again conceal, name web page and copyright web page. in simple terms in the event you learn the final sentence of a paragraph within the creation 17 pages into the booklet do you notice "This e-book covers Ubuntu model 9.10". after which, on all 826 pages, there's not a unmarried point out of Ubuntu 10! now not one. no longer till you get to inside of again conceal, the place they fight to get you on their mailing record via supplying a DVD through mail. i do not see how they can break out with promoting this ebook in shops, but if purchasing on Amazon it really is challenging to capture stuff like this even if you could preview parts on-line.
The e-book does not get up good as a 9.10 intro both. The writer has reused previous pre-9 screenshots and outdated pre-9 content material, and bankruptcy sections written through 4 varied authors are only slapped jointly in a fashion that regularly makes for terribly uneven studying. i might be embarrassed to be linked to this booklet as writer or editor, and the packaging of this product makes me embarrassed for the complete advertising career! The authors all appear completely useful and that i hate to injure their royalties with this overview yet this booklet is a rip-off and that i wager they'd little or no to do with this variation.
On the final web page they give you a substitute disc - A disc! during this century! - for an improve to Ubuntu 10.04 and different software program all of that are downloaded in other places at no cost, besides a PDF rfile on what is new in 10.04 while on hand. so far as i will be able to inform it is June 2010 and that PDF remains to be no longer on hand, yet perhaps that is simply because they have not answered to my customer support request. The autoreply says they bought my message 3 WEEKS in the past. this entire DVD by way of mail concept is simply a trick to get humans on their mailing record, and i am unlikely to chew. They ship the PDF electronically to humans outdoors america, so I contacted the writer (InformIT / Pearson schooling / SAMS) soliciting for the PDF in simple terms simply because i do not wish the DVD, they usually did not also have the courtesy to answer me!
Not worthy some time, untrustworthy writer, low-quality e-book. This one goes again to Amazon.
By Chris Barbour
If you are already in control on Puppet and understand how to put in writing a uncomplicated module, this useful ebook takes you a severe step extra with most sensible practices for development out your Puppet infrastructure. You’ll tips on how to steer clear of pitfalls that frequently depart many groups suffering to take care of what they already have.
Ideal for DevOps engineers—and written to hide the approaching Puppet four release—this e-book indicates you the way most sensible to installation Puppet with long term upkeep and destiny development in brain. This ebook essentially choices up the place different Puppet assets go away off.
- Leverage the most parts of Puppet, together with Hiera, roles and profiles, site.pp, modules, and exterior node classifiers
- Explore the aim of every Puppet part and know the way it matches into the larger picture
- Avoid universal ways in which Puppet elements are abused
- Build a unlock administration and deployment approach utilizing Git and R10k
- Learn approximately module layout styles, in addition to sub-classes, source relationships, containment, outlined varieties, and scope
- Apply improvement most sensible practices, together with the only accountability precept, Don’t Repeat your self, and Separation of Concerns
By Darl Kuhn
Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAs is an example–based e-book on coping with Oracle Database in a Linux atmosphere. protecting universal distributions reminiscent of crimson Hat firm Linux and Oracle company Linux, the publication is written for database directors who have to get paintings performed and absence the luxurious of curling up hearth with a stack of Linux documentation. The publication is task-oriented: search for the duty to accomplish. See the answer. learn up at the information. Get the task performed. Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAs is a ebook for Oracle database directors who are looking to expertly function Oracle databases at the Linux working procedure. if you are new to Linux, or are migrating from a Unix platform, or simply wish targeted strategies for initiatives that Oracle DBAs practice on Linux servers, this ebook is for you.
By Neil Matthew, Richard Stones
Beginning Linux Programming, Fourth variation maintains its new angle to educating UNIX programming in an easy and based manner at the Linux platform. by utilizing particular and real looking examples, scholars study via doing, and may be able to circulation from being a Linux newbie to making customized purposes in Linux. The e-book introduces basic ideas starting with the fundamentals of writing Unix courses in C, and together with fabric on easy approach calls, dossier I/O, interprocess verbal exchange (for getting courses to paintings together), and shell programming. Parallel to this, the publication introduces the toolkits and libraries for operating with person interfaces, from less complicated terminal mode functions to X and GTK+ for graphical person interfaces. complex themes are coated intimately comparable to strategies, pipes, semaphores, socket programming, utilizing MySQL, writing functions for the GNOME or the KDE laptop, writing gadget drivers, POSIX Threads, and kernel programming for the newest Linux Kernel.
By Lucian Gheorghe
Easy methods to safe your method and enforce QoS utilizing real-world situations for networks of all sizes
* imposing Packet filtering, NAT, bandwidth shaping, packet prioritization utilizing netfilter/iptables, iproute2, category established Queuing (CBQ) and Hierarchical Token Bucket (HTB)
* Designing and enforcing five real-world firewalls and QoS eventualities starting from small SOHO workplaces to a wide scale ISP community that spans many cities
* construction clever networks via marking, queuing, and prioritizing sorts of traffic
Firewalls are used to guard your community from the skin international. utilizing a Linux firewall, you are able to do much more than simply filtering packets. This e-book indicates you ways to enforce Linux firewalls and caliber of provider utilizing functional examples from very small to large networks.
After giving us a history of community defense, the ebook strikes directly to clarify the fundamental applied sciences we'll paintings with, specifically netfilter, iproute2, NAT and l7-filter. those shape the crux of creating Linux firewalls and QOS. The later a part of the ebook covers five real-world networks for which we layout the safety regulations, construct the firewall, setup the script, and make sure our set up. offering simply useful theoretical historical past, the booklet takes a realistic strategy, offering case reports and lots of illustrative examples.
The writer attracts on his adventure to provide the reader worthwhile recommendation at the most sensible practices. delivering basically invaluable theoretical history, the publication takes a realistic strategy, proposing case reports and many illustrative examples.
Who this publication is written for?
This ebook is geared toward Linux community directors with a few figuring out of Linux safeguard threats and matters, or anyone drawn to securing their structures in the back of a firewall. uncomplicated wisdom of Linux is presumed yet except that this publication exhibits you the way to do the remaining, from configuring your procedure to facing safety breaches.
By Graham Glass
Offering complete assurance of Linux in a single resource, this booklet files the main as a rule wanted subject matters for brand spanking new and skilled Linux clients and programmers - together with over a hundred utilities and their universal thoughts. Provides an outstanding origin of realizing for the main often-used Linux utilities. Devotes a bankruptcy to precious install details in case you needs to set up their very own structures. contains thousands of command and code examples all through. offers nearly 50 diagrams all through. positive factors FTP-able records; code utilized in the e-book might be made on hand on an internet site hosted through the writer. an invaluable reference for an individual utilizing a Linux platform, together with programmers, process directors, and any consumer who needs to comprehend the working approach open air of a selected software.
By Doug Abbott
This publication is particularly gentle on content material (it's an attractive small booklet, 193 pages for the first material). for those who simply examine the desk of contents, you will get extra intensity in a pair hours of googling.It seriously isn't a really worthy ebook. It has not anything to supply a programmer with any point of expertise with Linux or embedded structures, and it does not relatively train the fellow who is new to these topics. it really is extra like a set of superficial journal articles.The quantity of real-time lined is de facto minimum. It touches on defining real-time computing, then has a (short and reasonably dead) bankruptcy on RTAI that does not do anything.Go with Yaghmour's "Building Embedded Linux Systems", it is a far better e-book, and is maybe more cost-effective.