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Symbols and Numerals                        Adobe Acrobat plug-in, 377
$HOME directory, 422                        Adobe Flash Player, 377
2.6 Kernel, 1040                            affs file system, 438
3dfx video cards, gaming, 289               AIGLX, 135-138
                                            aliases
A                                               cp command, 414
AbiWord, 253-255                                mv command, 414
About Me window, 86                             rm command, 414




                                                       AL
Accessories menu, 223                           shell configuration, 173
ACPI, laptops, 457                          aliases directory, 422
Acronis OS Selector, 63                     ALSA (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture),




                                                  RI
AdBlock Filters, Konqueror, 129                 316
Add/Remove Software window, RPMs, 201       alsa-utils RPM package, 316
address books                               Amanda (Advanced Maryland Automatic




                                            TE
   LDAP, 900-906                                Network Disk Archiver), 566-567
       Thunderbird and, 907-908                 amanda.conf file, 567-569
adfs file system, 437                      MA   backups, performing, 571-572
adjtime directory, 422                          directories, 567
administration                                  disklist file, 569-570
   commands, 421                                network services, 570-571
   configuration files, 421-426             amstex, 267
                                       ED

   disk space management, 429, 434-437      animated backgrounds, 92
       checking space, 450-452              anonymous users
   file system management, 429, 434-437         vsFTPd, uploads, 836-837
                                 HT


       creating, 444-445                    Apache, 842-843
       hard disk, adding, 445-448               actions, 876
       mkfs command, 444-445                    aliases, relocated content, 869
       mount command, 441-442                   binding to specific addresses, 853
                                IG




       mounting, 437-444                        browsers, responses to, 878
       mounting removable media, 442-443        caching services, enabling, 879-881
                       R




       RAID disks, 448-450                      character sets, 875
       unmounting, 444                          configuration, 846
                    PY




   graphical tools, 416-418, 421                    auth_kerb.conf, 883
   hardware configuration and, 429                  auth_mysql.conf, 883
   log files, 426                                   auth_pgsql.conf, 883
            CO




   logins, 426-429                                  authz_ldap.conf, 883
   root user and, 414                               htdig.conf, 883
   software alternatives                            httpd.conf, 847, 850-854, 857-882
       mail, 458-459                                mailman.conf, 883
       printing, 458-459                            manual.conf, 883
   sudo and, 427-429                                module-specific configuration files, 858
   system performance, 429, 452                     mrtg.conf, 883
       laptops, 455-457                             perl.conf, 883
       System Monitor, 453                          php.conf, 883
       top, 453                                     phython.conf, 883
Administration menu, 418                            squirrelmail.conf, 884
1050    Index

       ssl.conf, 884                       KDE, 134-135
       subversion.conf, 884                Kickoff, 121
       webalizer.conf, 884                 Macintosh, ARDI Executor, 239
       wordtrans.conf, 884                 RHEL, 1041
   directory-access control, 864           running, 220-221
   DSO modules, 854                        starting
   encoding, 874                               from menu, 223
   error responses, 876-878                    Run Applications window, 223
   group, 858                                  Terminal window, 225-226
   headers, 876                            virtual environments, 240
   hostname lookups, 865                       KVM, 245-246
   HTTP logging, 865                           QEMU, 245-246
   HTTPd and, 842                              Xen, 240-244
   index files, 863-871                    Windows, 234
   indexing, 871-874                           Cedega, 235
   language, 874                               CodeWeavers, 235
   MIME-type defaults, 864                     QEMU, 234
   MIME-types, 876                             Win4Lin, 234
   proxy services, enabling, 879-881           Wine, 234-239
   quick start, 844-846                    Windows-equivalent, 221
   server                                  X, remote, 226-230
       error logging, 889              Applications menu, 223
       information, displaying, 887        GNOME, 102-103
       logging hits, 889               archives, formats, 215-217
       status, displaying, 887-888     archiving, pax, 572-575
       traffic, 890-891                ARDI Executor, Macintosh applications, 239
   Server Information, 887             arecord command, 324
   server processes, 850-852           arguments, command-line arguments, 500-502
   signature line, 869                 arithmetic in shell scripts, 505
   starting/stopping server, 884-885   arithmetic expressions, expanding, 163
   user, 858                           Arpwatch server, 1027
   users, directories, 862             ask method, 39
   virtual hosting, 881-882            ATI Technologies video cards, gaming, 288
aplay, 325                             atq command, 535
apm service, laptop power, 456         ATRPMs, 195
AppleDesktop, 1001                     attachments to e-mail, 386
AppleDouble, 1001                      attack techniques, 610-611
AppleTalk, 988-990                     audio
   file/folder type, 1003                  codecs, 353
   printer sharing, 1005                   FLAC, 317
   server, settings, 997-998               hardware devices, 319
   server configuration, 993-1005          MP3, 317
applets, GNOME desktop, 103-104            Ogg Vorbis, 316
application launcher, GNOME, 104-105       playing CDs
applications, 10                               automatically, 325
   DOS, 231                            audio CDs
       DOSBox, 233-234                     creating
       mtools, 232-233                         cdrecord and, 339-340
   downloading, yum and, 192-199               K3b and, 340-342
   installing, yum and, 192-199        Audio Configuration window, 320
                                                                       Index 1051

audio files, converting, SoX, 334-336      mkisofs command, 544
audio players                              Mondo Rescue, 544
   aplay, 325                              MySQL databases, 954
   KsCD Player (kscd), 324                 network backups, 546
   mpg321-325                              pax archiving tool, 572-575
   ogg123, 325                             remote, 543-544
   play, 325                               restore command, 544
   Rhythmbox (rhythmbox), 325              restoring, 561-565
   XMMS (xmms), 325                        rsync and, 541
auth_kerb.conf, 883                        to hard drives, 555-556
auth_mysql.conf, 883                    Bacula, 544
auth_pgsql.conf, 883                    bash, 145
authentication                          bash shell, 150
   enabling, 46                            parameters expansion, 502
   VPNs, 639                            .bash_profile files, 479
authz_ldap.conf, 883                    bashrc directory, 422
AutoCorrect, 252                        .bashrc files, 479
autofs facility, 769                    batch command, 535
                                        befs file system, 437
B                                       bin login, 427
background commands, 162, 168           binary RPMs, 214
background processes, 168               BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain), 971-
backgrounds, 91                            972
BackupPC, 544                              further reading, 984
backups                                 BioWare, Neverwinter Nights, 310
   Amanda and, 566-567                  BitTorrent, 395-396
       Amanda.conf file, 567-569           clients, 365
       directories, 567                    servers, 365
       disklist file, 569-570           boot loader installation, 43-44
       network services, 570-571        boot loader configuration, 27
       performing, 571-572              boot procedure, installation and, 37
   backing up locally, 542              booting
   BackupPC, 544                           GRUB and, 75-80
   Bacula, 544                                 boot image, 79-80
   CD drives, 549                              boot options, 76-79
       cdrecord, 549                    booting installation from hard disk, 49-50
       growisofs, 554-555               booting installation from USB device, 50
       writing to, 549-552              booting installation using PXE, 51
   cdrecord command, 544                Browser Identification, Konqueror, 130
   cron and, 559-561                    browsers
   disk mirroring, 545                     proxies, 731
   dump command, 544, 556-558              responses to, Apache, 878
       dump levels, 559                 bus topology, LANs, 641
   DVD drives, 553-554
       growisofs, 554-555               C
   full backups, 545                    cable Internet, 961
   incremental backups, 545             cables, LANs, 644
   magnetic tape, 547                   caching
       ftape tools, 548                    Apache, enabling, 879-881
       testing, 548                        child cache, 726
1052      Index

    Konqueror, 130                                classes, installation, 44-45
    parent cache, 726                             clients
    sibling caches, 726                               Samba, 790
cameras, GNOME and, 111-                                  Linux shared directories, 790-791
    112                                                   Windows shared directories, 791-793
case command, 509                                 clock, KDE, 121
categories, installation, 28, 45                  codecs
CD drives                                             audio, 353
    backups, 549                                      video, 353
        cdrecord, 549                             CodeWeavers, 235
        growisofs, 554-555                        color, KDE desktop, 134
    writing to, 549-552                           command-line
CD images, mounting, 443                              completion, 158
CDDA (Compact Disc Digital Audio), 316                editing and, 156
cdlabelgen, 343                                       navigating, 156
cdrecord, creating audio CDs, 339-340             command-line arguments, 500, 502
cdrecord command, 544, 549                        command-line music players, 333
cdrecord.conf directory, 422                      commands
CDs                                                   arguments, 151
    audio                                             atq, 535
        creating with cdrecord, 339-340               background, 162, 168
        creating with K3b, 340-342                    batch, 535
    GNOME and, 111-112                                case, 509
    labels, cdlabelgen, 343                           cp, 181
Cedega                                                cut, 512
    gaming, 306-307                                   df, 450-451
        BioWare, Neverwinter Nights, 310              du, 451, 496
        Loki Software, 307-308                        edquota, 494
            Civilization[col]Call to Power, 309       environment variables, 151
            Heretic II, 310                           expanding, 163
            Myth II[col]Soulblighter, 309             extracting music CDs, 338-339
    Windows applications, 235                         find, 452, 490
CentOS, 15                                            foreground, 168
CERT, 580                                             ftp, 831
    vsFTPd, 839                                       history, 160
certification, 1044                                   iwlist, 677
change default email client, 386                      KRunner, 122
change default Web browser, 386                       locating, 152-155
CHAP (Challenge Handshake Authentication),            metacharacters, 152
    702                                               mkfs, 444-445
character sets, Apache, 875                           modinfo, 432
chatting, 365                                         modprobe, 433
checking hardware, 430                                mount, 435, 441-442
checkpolicy, SELinux and, 463                         mv, 181
chess games, 295-296                                  mysql, 935-937
child cache, 726                                      mysqladmin, 934
chown man page, 259                                   mysqlshow, 934
CIDR (Classless Inter-Domain Routing), 671-           nohup, 169
    672                                               options, 151
cifs file system, 437                                 passwd, 470
                                                                  Index 1053

   ping, 674                               subversion.conf, 884
   piping, 161                             webalizer.conf, 884
   printing                                wordtrans.conf, 884
       lpc, 750                        desktop, 97
       lpm, 750                        files, upgrades, 30
       lpr, 749-750                    hardware
   quotacheck, 495                         administrator and, 429
   rerunning, 155                          checking, 430
   restore, 561-565                        kudzu, 430-431
   rm, 181                                 modules, 431-433
   rpm, 202-212                            reconfiguring, 430-431
   run command number (!n), 160        Linux as router, 707-710
   run previous command (!!), 160      OpenLDAP server, 897-899
   scp, 607-609                        Printer configuration window, 735-743
   sed, 513                            Samba, 774-777
   sequential, 162                         SWAT and, 777-786
   sftp, 607-609                       sendmail, 802
   ssh, 607-609                            domain name, 802
   su, 414-416                             outgoing mail, 807-809
   sudo, 427-429                           settings, 803-807
   tr, 513                                 user accounts, 811
   umount, 444                             virtual servers, 809
   useradd, 468-472                        virtual users, 810-811
   userdel, 490-491                    servers, 965-966
   usermod, 487-488                        AppleTalk, 993-1005
   wvdialconf, 699                         networking, 964-965
commercial games, 302-303              shell, 169
   Cedega, 306-307                         aliases, 173
       BioWare, 310                        environment variables, 172
       Loki Software, 307-310              prompt, 170-172
   Linux, 303                          vsFTPd, 833
       id Software, 304-305                setting access, 834-837
   Microsoft Windows, 303                  user accounts, 833-834
commercial software, 1043           configuration files, administration, 421-426
configuration                       connection speed
   Apache, 846                         cable Internet, 961
       auth_kerb.conf, 883             DSL (digital subscriber line), 961
       auth_mgsql.conf, 883            frame relay, 961
       auth_mysql.conf, 883            ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network),
       authz_ldap.conf, 883                961
       htdig.conf, 883              converting
       httpd.conf, 847-882             audio files, SoX, 334-336
       mailman.conf, 883               documents
       manual.conf, 883                    DocBook, 275
       mrtg.conf, 883                      LaTeX, 270-271
       perl.conf, 883               cookies, Konqueror, 130
       php.conf, 883                copying files, Konqueror, 125
       phython.conf, 883            copyrights, video, 353
       squirrelmail.conf, 884       cp command, 181
       ssl.conf, 884                   alias, 414
1054     Index

CPU Temperature applet, 104                         GNOME, 97, 1040
creating files, Konqueror, 127-128                      Metacity, 98-101
cron                                                    Nautilus, 98, 106-109
   backup automation and, 559-561                       panels, 98, 101-106
   system tasks, 536-540                            Home folder, 89-91
crontab directory, 422                              KDE, 118, 1040
Crypto, Konqueror, 130                                  applications, 135
cryptography                                            clock, 121
   private key, 623                                     color, 134
   public key, 623                                      Desktop Pager, 121
   SLL (secure sockets layer), 624                      Dolphin File Manager, 120
       certificate service request, 627-630             Fedora, 121
       certificates, 624-627                            fonts, 133
       certificates, self-signed, 630-631               Konqueror, 120, 123-126
       certificates, troubleshooting, 632               navigating, 121-123
   symmetric, 623                                       panel, 120
csh.cshrc directory, 422                                screensaver, 133
CUPS (Common UNIX Printing Service), 733-               starting, 119
   734                                                  taskbar, 121
   drivers, 734                                         virtual, 133
   IPP, 734                                         panels, 93-96
   printer classes, 734                             portable, creating, 483-484
   Printer configuration window, 734                preferences, 91
   printer options, 748-749                             background, 92
   remote printers, 741                                 browsers, 92
   shared printers configuration, 751-752               editors, 92
   UNIX print commands, 734                             screensaver, 93
   Web-based administration, 743-746                    themes, 93
CUPS server configuration, 746-748                  switching environments,
cupsd daemon, 746-748                                   118
cupsd.conf, 746-748                                 troubleshooting
cut command, 512                                        GUI, startup, 139
                                                        monitor tuning, 141-143
D                                               Desktop Pager, KDE, 121
Dag, 195                                        desktop users, 468
DDOS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks,   device drivers, 7
   610                                          df command, 450-451
   protecting against, 614-622                  DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol),
debugging                                           911
   networks, 680                                    client setup, 921-922
   PPP connection, 704-706                          dhcpd.conf file, 913-917
   shell scripts, 500-501                           firewall, opening, 913
degugging, Squid, 728-729                           options, 917
del.icio.us, 116-117                                server
deleting files, Konqueror, 125                          starting, 920-921
Deskbar applet, 103                                     verifying working, 920
deskbar-applet package, 103                     dhcp package, 912
desktop, 89, 1039                               dhcpd.conf file, 913-917
   car analogy, 89                                  data types, 916
   configuration, 97                                expanding, 914-916
                                                                           Index 1055

dial-up connections, Internet, 693-694                 named.conf, 976-978
    Network Configuration Window, 695-697              zone files, 979-981
    PPP, 694-706                                   Dynamic, 960
Digg, 116                                          example, 972-974
digital camera                                     named daemon, 982
    as storage device, 361                         primary (master) name server, 969
    images from, 359                               quick start, 974-982
        gThumb, 359-361                            risks, 970
digital certificates, upgrades, 30                 secondary (slave) name server, 969
directories, 174                                   zones, 969
    creating, 175-176                           DNS (Domain Name System), 690, 968
    hidden, Macintosh, 1001-1002                DNS (Domain Name System) server, 1029
    LDAP, 896                                   DNSSEC secured zones, 974
        replication, 906                        DocBook, 272
    root user, 414                                 documents
    Samba, mounting, 791                               converting, 275
    shell and, 147-148                                 creating, 271-274
directory-level security, netatalk, 1001-1005   documentation, 1045
disabled policy, SELinux, 461                   documents
disk geometry, 39                                  AutoCorrect, 252
disk mirroring, 545                                converting
Disk Setup, partitioning and, 68-69                    DocBook, 275
disk space                                             LaTeX, 270-271
    administration and, 429                        creating
    df command, 450-451                                DocBook, 271-274
    Disk Usage Analyzer, 450                           LaTeX, 268
    du command, 451                                formats, 215-217
    find command, 452                              formatting, 252
    installation, 26                                   Groff, 259
    management, 434-437                                LaTeX, 268
        checking space, 450-452                    Groff and, 256
disk usage                                         LaTeX and, 256
    du command, 496                                printing, Groff, 259
    quotas and, 491-496                            spell checking, 252
        checking quotas, 496                       styles, 252
        /etc/fstab file, 492                    Dolphin File Manager, 123-124
        quota files, 492                        domain names, 688, 962
        quota rules, 494                           availability, 962-963
        quota startup scripts, 493                 reserving, 963-964
    temp files, removing, 496                      TLD (top-level domain), 962
Disk Usage Analyzer, 450                        domains
distributions, 11                                  Internet, 690
DjVu plug-in, 377                                  resource records, 970
DMA feature, 39                                 DOS (Denial of Service) attacks, 610
DNS (Domain Name Server)                           mailbombing, 611-613
    authoritative answer, 970                      protecting against, 611-614
    BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain),          smurfing, 613
        971-972                                    spam relaying, 613
    checking if working, 982-983                DOS applications, 231
    configuration files, 975                       DOSBox, 233-234
1056     Index

   mtools, 232-233                                     receiving mail, 389-390
dos2unix, 270                                          sending mail, 389-390
DOSBox, DOS applications, 233-234                  HTML and, 386
dovecot directory, 422                             managing, 366
downloads                                          readers
   applications, yum and, 192-199                      mail, 393
   restarting, 407                                     mutt, 392
   user name and password, 406                         pine, 392
   vsFTPd, 834-835                                 sending to all users, 497-498
   Web site, 407                                   text-based, 391
DRI (Direct Rendering Infrastructure), video       Thunderbird, 390-391
   cards, 288                                  e-mail clients
driver disk, 39                                    Evolution, 385
drivers, 7                                         KMail, 385
   CUPS, 734                                       Sylpheed, 385
   resident, 431                                   text-based, 385
   sound cards, 316                                Thunderbird, 385
       detecting, 320-321                      e-mail servers, 1025
DSL (digital subscriber line), 961             encoding, Apache, 874-875
DSO modules, Apache, 854                       encrypted file systems, 439
du command, 451, 496                           encrypted passwords, breaking,
dual boot, setup, 61-66                            582
dumb terminal, 167                             encryption, VPNs, 639
dump command, 544                              encryption keys, 715
   backups and, 556-558                        EndPoints Web cams, 348
       dump levels, 559                        enforcing policy, SELinux, 461
DVD, installation from, 31-32                  environment variables, 151, 164-166
DVD drives                                         setting, 166-167
   backups, 553-554                                shell configuration, 172
       growisofs, 554-555                      Epiphany, 367
DVD images, mounting, 443                      eplain, 267
DVDs, GNOME and, 111-112                       equations, Groff, 264, 267
Dynamic DNS, 960                               errors, Apache server, 889
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol server,    esd.conf directory, 422
   1028                                        ESMTP (Extended Mail Transfer Protocol), 798
dynamic IP addresses, 669                      /etc/alternatives directory, 424
                                               /etc/amanda directory, 424
E                                              /etc/cron* directory, 425
editing command-line, 156                      /etc/cups directory, 425
editors, LyX (LaTeX) editor, 269-270           /etc/default directory, 425
edquota command, 494                           etc directory, 422
Ekiga, 347                                     /etc/fstab file, quotas and, 492
   running, 349-350                            /etc/httpd directory, 425
emacs, 183                                     /etc/init.d directory, 425
e-mail                                         /etc/mail directory, 425
   attachments, 386                            /etc/pcmcia directory, 425
   clients, 365                                /etc/postfix directory, 425
   Evolution, 387                              /etc/ppp directory, 425
       composing mail, 389-390                 /etc/rc?.d directory, 425
       preferences, 388                        /etc/security directory, 425
                                                                       Index 1057

/etc/skel directory, 425                    source code, 1014
/etc/squid directory, 425               Fedora 9 Install DVD, 1013
/etc/sysconfig directory, 425           Fedora 9 Live CD, installation and, 24-25
/etc/uucp directory, 426                Fedora 9 Live/Install desktop CD, 1013
/etc/vsftpd directory, 426              Fedora Ambassadors and Marketing, 13
/etc/X11, 424                           Fedora Artwork, 13
/etc/xinetd.d directory, 426            Fedora Desktop Live CD (GNOME), 20
Ethernet                                Fedora Desktop Live CD (KDE), 20
    FTP installation and, 51            Fedora Documentation, 13
    HTTP installation and, 51           Fedora DVD, 19
    IP address, 646                     Fedora games, 289, 292, 295
    NFS installation and, 51            Fedora License Agreement, 46
Everything DVD Set, 20                  Fedora Live CD, 13
Evolution, 385-387                      Fedora menu, KDE, 121
    calendars, 387                      Fedora Rescue CD, 1014-1015
    composing mail, 389-390             fedora-release directory, 422
    contacts, 388                       file formats, video, 353
    Exchange, 388                       file servers, 1023
    mail, 387                               goals, 755
    preferences, 388                        NFS setup, 756
    receiving mail, 389-390                 Samba, 772-773
    sending mail, 389-390                       configuring, 774-777
    tasks, 388                                  permissions, 789
execute permissions, 578                        shared directories, 789-790
Exim, 799                                       smb.conf file, 787-788
expanding arithmetic expressions, 163           starting, 789
expanding commands, 163                         SWAT and, 777-786
expanding variables, 163                        users, 788-789
exports directory, 422                  file sharing
ext file system, 437                        BitTorrrent, 395-396
ext2 file system, 437                       netatalk and Samba, 1004
ext3 file system, 437                   File System Saint, 967
ext4 file systems, 439                  file systems, 7, 173
extracting music CDs                        adfs, 437
    commands, 338-339                       administration, 429
    Sound Juicer, 337-338                   affs, 438
                                            befs, 437
F                                           cifs, 437
Face Browsing, 86                           ext, 437
Facebook, 116                               ext2, 437
Fast User Switch, 113                       ext3, 437
fax2ps, 270                                 hierarchy, 173
fax2tiff, 271                               hpfs, 438
fdisk, partitioning and, 71-73              iso9660, 437
Fedora                                      jfs, 439
    2.6 Kernel, 1040                        kafs, 438
    Enterprise comparison, 14               management, 434-437
    login, 86-88                                creating, 444-445
    new features, 17-18                         hard disk, adding, 445-448
    reasons to choose, 15-17                    mkfs command, 444-445
1058     Index

        mount command, 441-442                  searches, Kfind, 127
        mounting, 437-444                       selecting, Konqueror, 125
        mounting removable media, 442-443       viewing information, Konqueror, 125
        RAID disks, 448-450                 filters, packet filters, 584
        unmounting, 444                     find command, 452, 490
    minix, 438                              Firefox, 366, 371-373
    mountable, fstab and, 439-441               bookmarks, 372
    msdos, 438                                  History, 373
    ncpfs, 438                                  pop-ups, 373
    nfs, 438                                    proxies, 730
    NFS                                         resizing text, 373
        automatically mounting, 767-770         searches, 373
        manually mounting, 765-767              security, 373, 381-382
        sharing, 758-765                        setup, 374
        unmounting, 771                             add-ons, 379-380
        using, 765-770                              plug-ins, 377-379
    noauto, mounting, 768                           preferences, 375-377
    ntfs, 438                                       themes, 381
    partitions, 435                             sidebar, 372
    proc, 438                                   tabbed browsing, 372
    reiserfs, 438                               tips, 382-383
    swap, 438                               Firewall Configuration window, 584
    ufs, 438                                firewalls, 579, 584
    umsdos, 438                                 custom rules, 586
    vfat, 438                                   DHCP, opening, 913
    xenix, 439                                  ICMP, 586
    xfs, 439                                    Internet, 689
    xiafs, 439                                  masquerading, 586
file-level security, netatalk, 1001-1005        netatalk, 996
file-matching metacharacters, 177-179           opening, 966-967
file-redirection metacharacters, 179            port forwarding, 586
files                                           shared Internet connection, 590-594
    backups, local, 542                         trusted interfaces, 586
    copying, 181                                trusted services, 585
        Konqueror, 125                          vsFTPd and, 838
    creating, 175-176                       Firstboot, 46
        Konqueror, 127-128                      Fedora License Agreement, 46
    deleting, 181                               hardware profile, 46
        Konqueror, 125                      FLAC audio, 317
    Dolphin File Manager, 123-124           Flickr, 116-117
    hidden, Macintosh, 1001-1002            folders, 90
    linking, Konqueror, 125                     Home, 89-91
    log files, administrative, 426          fonts
    moving, 181                                 KDE desktop, 133
        Konqueror, 125                          Konqueror, 129
    Nautilus, 106-109                       for…do loop, 510
    opening, Konqueror, 125                 foreground commands, 168
    pasting, Konqueror, 125                 formatting
    permissions, 179-181                        documents
    printing, LaTeX, 270                            Groff, 259
                                                                       Index 1059

        LaTeX, 268                           Fedora games, 289, 292, 295
forwarding Linux as router, 708-710          Freeciv, 296, 298-300
frame buffer, installation, 39               Garage Games, 287
frame relay, 961                             GNOME games, 290
free software, 21                            id Software and, 287
Freeciv, 296-300                             KDE games, 291
freeIPA, 632                                 Linux Game Tome and, 286
    client setup, 634                        Linux Gamers’ FAQ, 287
    identity, 633                            Linuxgamepublishing.com, 287
    server setup, 633-634                    Linuxgames.com, 286
Freshmeat, 191                               Loki Entertainment Software, 287
FreshRPMs, 195                               open source games, 289
fstab                                            chess games, 295-296
    fields, 440                                  Fedora games, 292, 295
    mountable file systems and, 439-441          Freeciv, 296-300
fstab directory, 422                             GNOME games, 290
ftape tools, 548                                 KDE games, 291
FTP (File Transfer Protcol), 829                 PlantPenguin Racer, 301
    clients, 365                                 TuxRacer, 301
    directory commands, 399-400              PlanetPenguin Racer, 301
    exiting commands, 401                    TransGaming Technologies and, 286
    file copying commands, 400-401           Tux Games, 287
    ftp command, 399                         TuxRacer, 301
    gFTP window, 403-405                     video card selection, 287-289
    iptables and, 595-596                    Wikipedia and, 286
    ncftp command, 402-403                Garage Games, 287
    servers, 830-831                      gconf editor, 101
        ftp command, 831                  gedit, 183
        guest users, 831                  GFS (Global File System), 1047
        login process, 830                gif2tiff, 271
        public access, 830                GIMP, graphics and, 280-281
        real users, 831                   Global Environment, Apache
    wget command, 405-406                    PID file, 848
ftp command, 831                             ServerRoot directory, 848
FTP install server                           subcomponents, 848
    setup, 52                                timeout values, 849-850
        configuration, 53                 glunarclock package, 104
FTP servers, 965.1023                     glxinfo command, DRI on video card, 289
    installation, 54                      GNOME
full backups, 545                            desktop, 97, 1040
                                                 application launcher, 104-105
G                                                Metacity, 98-101
Gaim. See Pidgin                                 Nautilus, 98, 106-109
gai-temp package, 104                            panels, 98, 101-106
gaming                                       exiting, 114
   chess games, 295-296                      Network Tools, 113
   commercial games, 302-303                 panels
      Cedega, 306-310                            drawers, 105
      Linux, 303-305                             properties, 106
      Microsoft Windows, 303                 preferences, 109-110
1060        Index

       accessibility, 109                            adding, 445-448
       background, 109                               backing up to, 555-556
       screensaver, 109                              booting installation from, 49-50
       theme, 110                                    cylinders, 39
   removable media, 111-112                          heads, 39
   Tomboy, 112                                       installation, 54
GNOME configuration editor, 101                      installation from, 31-32
GNOME desktop                                        partitioning, 67-68
   icons, 251                                        sectors, 39
   panels, adding, 104                           hardware
GNOME games, 290                                     configuration
GNOME Power Manager applet, 456                          administrator and, 429
GNOME Volume Manager                                     checking, 430
   digital camera as storage device, 361                 kudzu, 430-431
   digital camera images, 359                            modules, 431-433
       gThumb, 359-361                                   reconfiguring, 430-431
gnome.org, 115                                       installation, 32-34
gnome-applet-netspeed applet, 104                    LANs, 641-645
gnome-cd, 316                                            wireless, 653-661
GnomeMeeting. See Ekiga                              Smolt hardware profiler, 46
gnuchess, 295                                        support, 9
Google, 116                                      hardware compability, 1043
GParted, 63-64                                   Hesiod, 46
gparted package, 63                              hidden files, Macintosh, 1001-1002
graphical administration tools, 416-418, 421     history command, 160
graphical user interface, 9                      Home folder, 89-91
graphics, GIMP and, 280-281                          Backgrounds, 91
grep (general regular expression parsers), 512       Maximize, 91
Groff, 256                                           Minimize, 91
   documents, 256                                    Open Location, 90
       formatting, 259                               Open With, 90
       printing, 259                                 organization, 91
   equations, 264, 267                               Side Pane, 91
   mm macros, 262                                host names, Internet, 688
   nroff command, 257-259                        host.conf directory, 423
   pictures, 264, 267                            hosting services, 958
   tables, 264, 267                              host-level security, netatalk, 1000
   troff command, 257-259                        hostnames, Internet, 691-692
group directory, 422                             hosts directory, 423
growisofs, 554-555                               hosts.allow directory, 423
GRUB (GRand Unified Boot loader)                 hosts.deny directory, 423
   booting and, 75-80                            HPC (High-Performance Computing Clusters),
       boot image, 79-80                             1047
       boot options, 76-79                       hpfs file system, 438
gshadow directory, 422                           htdig.conf, 883
gThumb, digital camera images, 359-361           HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), 367
guest users, FTP, 831                                e-mail and, 386
                                                 HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol), 842
H                                                HTTP install server
hard disk                                            setup, 52
                                                                                   Index 1061

       configuration, 53                          init.d start-up scripts, 1020
HTTPd, 842                                        inittab directory, 423
httpd.conf                                        inittab file, 516-521
    Apache, 847                                   input devices, GNOME and, 112
       actions, defining, 876                     installation
       binding to specific addresses, 853             applications, yum and, 192-199
       caching, enabling, 879-881                     ask method, 39
       character sets, 875                            authentication, enabling, 46
       encoding, 874-875                              boot loader, 43-44
       error responses, 876-878                       boot loader configuration, 27
       global environment, 847-850                    boot procedure, 37
       groups, 858                                    booting from hard disk, 49-50
       headers, 876                                   booting from USB device, 50
       index files, 863-871                           booting using PXE, 51
       indexing, 871-874                              categories, 28, 45
       language, 874-875                              classes, 44-45
       main server configuration, 858-861             disk geometry, 39
       MIME types, 876                                disk space, 26
       module selection, 853-857                      DMA feature, 39
       module-specific configuration files, 858       driver disk, 39
       proxies, enabling, 879-881                     dual boot, 61-66
       responses to browsers, 878                         Windows partitions, 61-64
       server processes, 850-852                      expert option, 39
       user directories, 862                          Fedora 9 Live CD, 24-25
       users, 858                                     frame buffer, 39
       virtual hosting, 881-882                       from DVD, 31-32
hubs, LANs, 644                                       from hard disk, 31-32
                                                      from network, 31-32
I                                                     FTP, Ethernet and, 51
IBM C-it USB Web cams, 347                            FTP server, 54
IcedTea, 378                                          hard disk, 54
ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol), 586         hardware, 32-34
id Software, 287                                      HTTP, Ethernet and, 51
id Software games, 304                                install modes, 39
    Quake III Arena, 304                              keyboard, 38
    Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 305                 keyboard configuration, 27
if…then statements, 505, 509                          kickstart, 55
ifcfg file, 702-704                                       booting, 60
images                                                    kickstart file, 56-60
    digital camera, 359                                   kickstart file, installing, 60
        gThumb, 359-361                               kickstart file, 39
    digital camera as storage device, 361             language, 27, 38
    Groff, 264, 267                                   laptop, 33
IMAP server, 820                                      low resolution, 39
    dovecot and, 821-822                              media, 26
    mailbox access, 820                               media check, 27, 38-39
incremental backups, 545                              method, 29-32
indexing, Apache, 871-874                             network configuration, 27, 38, 41
information servers, 1027                             NFS, Ethernet and, 51
init, starting, 516                                   NFS server, 53
1062     Index

    no probe mode, 39                                   LANs, 706
    options, 39                                         port numbers, 688
    packages, yum, 197                                  proxies, 689, 693
    partitioning, 27                                    remote commands, 365
    partitions, 42                                      routers, 689, 692
        Disk Setup, 68-69                               structure of, 687-693
    preparation for, 34                                 Web browsers, 365
        hardware information, 34-36                 Internet radio, Rhythmbox, 326
        hardware, testing, 36-37                    intrusion attacks, protecting against, 619-622
    quick installation, 26-28                       intrustion attacks, 610
    rescue mode, 39                                 IP (Internet Protocol) addresses, 669, 688
    root password, 27, 42                               assigning, 672-673
    RPMs, rpm command and, 204-207                      automatically obtaining, 647
    sendmail, 798-801                                   CIDR (Classless Inter-Domain Routing), 671-
    software, 27, 190-192                                   672
    text mode, 39                                       classes, 670
    time zone, 27, 41                                   dynamic, 669
    troubleshooting, 80-82                              Ethernet, 646
    updates disk, 39                                    Internet, 691-692
    upgrade, 29-30                                      Linux as router, 707
    VNC, 54-55                                          netmasks, 671
    VNC install, 39                                     static, 669, 960
    Web server, 53                                      statically setting, 647
instant messaging, 365                              IP masquerading, 586-587
    Pidgin, 394-395                                     Internet, 689
Intel video cards, gaming, 289                          ip tables and, 596
Intel-based Macintosh, Fedora installation, 1009-       iptables, 596
    1012                                            IP packets
interfaces, 7                                           iptables and, 594
    networks, 964                                   ip tables as transparent proxy, 596
Internet                                            IPP (Internet Printing Protocol),
    BitTorrent                                          734
        clients, 365                                IPsec (Internet Protocol SECurity)
        servers, 365                                    VPNs, 711-712
    chats, 365                                              data integrity, 713
    dial-up connections, 693-694                            data privacy, 713
        Network Configuration Window, 695-697               protocols, 712-713
        PPP, 694-706                                        racoon command, 714
    DNS (domain name system), 690                           setkey command, 713
    domain names, 688                                       transport mode, 713
    domains, 690                                            tunnel mode, 713
    e-mail clients, 365                             iptables, 584-586, 594
    firewalls, 689                                      configuring, 587
    FTP clients, 365                                        firewall rules, 588, 590-594
    host names, 688                                         turning on, 587-588
    hostnames, 691-692                                  features, 598
    instant messaging, 365                              FTP and, 595-596
        Pidgin, 394-395                                 IP masquerading, 596
    IP addresses, 691-692                               IP packets and, 594
    IP masquerading, 689                                IRC and, 595-596
                                                                                  Index 1063

    logging and, 597                                 panel, applications, 134-135
    port forwarding, 597                             windows
    SNAT and, 596                                        moving, 132
IRC, iptables and, 595-596                               pinning, 132
ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network), 961          resizing, 132
iso9660 file system, 437                                 taskbar and, 131
ISPs (Internet service providers), 688            KDE Control Center, 120
    selecting, 959                                KDE desktop, KOffice, 255
       connection speed, 961                      KDE games, 291
       IP address, static, 960                    kedit, 183
       Terms of Service, 959-960                  Kerberos, support, 46
issue directory, 423                              kernel-devel package, 1014
issue.net directory, 423                          keyboard installation, 38
iwconfig command, 677                             keyboard configuration, installation, 27
iwlist command, 677                               Kfind, 127
                                                  kfind command, 126
J                                                 Kickoff, 121
Java, 457                                         kickstart file, installation, 39
    IcedTea, 378                                  kickstart installation, 55
    Konqueror, 129                                   booting, 60
    upgrades and, 30                                 kickstart file, 56-60
Java Runtime Environment, 378                        kickstart file, installing, 60
Java virtual machine, 457                         klogd daemon, 426
JetDirect printers, 743                           KMail, 385
jfs file system, 439                              kmid MIDI player, 334
Jigsaw 2.2.6 Web server, 844                      KOffice, 253-255
joe, 183                                          Konica Web cams, 347
                                                  Konqueror, 120-126
K                                                    AdBlock Filters, 129
K3b, audio CDs, 340-342                              appearance, 129
kafs file system, 438                                behavior, 129
kate, 183                                            Browser Identification, 130
KDE                                                  cache, 130
   desktop, 118, 1040                                cookies, 130
       applications, 135                             Crypto, 130
       clock, 121                                    file associations, 129
       color, 134                                    files
       Desktop Pager, 121                                copying, 125
       Dolphin File Manager, 120                         creating, 127-128
       Fedora menu, 121                                  deleting, 125
       fonts, 133                                        linking, 125
       Konqueror, 120                                    moving, 125
       navigating, 121-123                               opening, 125
       panel, 120                                        pasting, 125
       screensaver, 133                                  selecting applications, 125
       starting, 119                                     viewing information, 125
       taskbar, 121                                  fonts, 129
       virtual, 133                                  history sidebar, 130
   Dolphin File Manager, 123-124                     Java, 129
   Konqueror, 123-126                                JavaScript, 129
1064      Index

   meta-data, 129                                     extensions, setting, 668-669
   Performance button, 131                            hardware, 653-661
   plug-ins, 130                                      software, 661
   previews, 129                              laptops
   proxies, 130                                   ACPI, 457
   stylesheets, 130                               apm service, 456
   web behavior, 129                              GNOME Power Manager applet, 456
   Web content, 367                               installation on, 33
   Web shortcuts, 130                             power usage, 455-457
KRunner, 122                                  LaTeX, 256
kscd, 324                                         documents, 256
KsCD, 316                                             converting, 270-271
KsCD Player (kscd), 324                               creating, 268
ksnapshot, 281                                        formatting, 268
kudzu, 430-431                                    files, creating, 267
KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine), 245-246       LyX editor, 269-270
                                                  printing files, 270
L                                             LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol),
language                                          893
   Apache, 874-875                                address book, 900-906
   installation, 27, 38                               Thunderbird and, 907-908
   login, 87                                      certificates, 906
LANs (local area networks), 640, See also         directories, 896
   networks                                       directory replication, 906
   cables, 644                                    log levels, 906
   DNS, 648-649                                   overview, 894
   equipment setup, 645                           schemas, 895
   hardware, 641-645                                  OIDs, 896
   hosts, 648-649                                 server, 1028
   hubs, 644                                      support, 46
   Internet connection, 706                   libselinux, SELinux and, 463
   NICs (Network Interface Cards), 643        libvorbis codec, 317
   poor reception, 680                        license agreement, 46
   switches, 644                              licensing fees for video codecs, 352
   TCP/IP, configuration, 645-651             lighttpd Web server, 843
   topologies                                 linking files
       bus, 641                                   Konqueror, 125
       multiple wireless access points, 643   links Web browser, 383
       ring, 642                              Linux
       star, 641                                  advantages of, 10-11
       wireless access point, 642                 as proxy server, 719-720
       wireless peer-to-peer, 642                     squid daemon, 721-722
   troubleshooting, 673-685                           squid.conf file, 722-727
   Windows computers, 649-651                     as router, 706
   wireless, 651-653                                  configuration, 707-710
       antennas, 656-658                              network clients, 710-711
       cards, 654-655                             dual boot, 61-66
       configuration, 662-666                     overview, 5-6
       distance testing, 666                      switching between Windows partitions, 65-66
       drivers, 658-661                           UNIX and, 6-8
                                                                     Index 1065

Linux Game Tome, 286                  lpc command, 278, 750
Linux Gamers’ FAQ, 287                lpm command, 750
Linuxgamepublishing.com, 287          lpq command, 277
Linuxgames.com, 286                   lpr command, 276, 749-750
listing packages, yum, 197-198        lynxWeb browser, 383
livecd-creator, 20, 83                LyX LaTeX editor, 269-270
Livna.org, 195
loadble modules, 431                  M
loaded modules, listing, 431-432      MAC (Mandatory Access Control), 460
loading modules, 433                  Mac OS 8/OS 9
local printers                          AppleTalk, 990
    adding, 736-738                   Mac OS X
    configuration, 736-740              comparison to Linux, 986
    editing, 738-740                    netatalk
local users, vsFTPd, uploads, 835            AppleTalk server settings, 997-998
locating commands, 152-155                   firewall ports, 996
log files, 601                               security, 999-1005
    administrative, 426                      starting, 995-996
    logwatch, 604-606                        user setup, 998
    messages log file, 604                   volume sharing, 998-999
    Squid, 728-729                      network services, 987
    syslogd service, 601-604                 AppleTalk, 988-990
logging                                      netatalk, 988-990
    errors, Apache server, 889          Samba server, access, 990-991
    hits, Apache server, 889            similarities to Linux, 986
    iptables and, 597                   X Window System and, 992-993
    sendmail, 801                     Macintosh
logging activities, vsFTPd, 837         AppleDesktop, 1001
login, 86-88                            AppleDouble, 1001
    language, 87                        hidden files, 1001-1002
    need for, 88                        Intel-based, Fedora installation, 1009-1012
    root user, 88                       Network Trash Folder, 1001
login scripts, initial, 478             NFS file access, 1007-1009
login servers, 1024                   Macintosh applications, ARDI Executor, 239
login sessions, 146-147               macros
logins, administrative, 426-429         man macros, 261
logs, 967                               mm (Groff), 262
logwatch, 604-606                     magnetic tape, backups, 547
Logwatch, 967                           ftape tools, 548
Loki Entertainment Software, 287        testing, 548
Loki Software, 307-308                mail, software alternatives, 458-459
    Civilization:Call to Power, 309   mail login, 427
    Heretic II, 310                   mail mail reader, 393
    Myth II:Soulblighter, 309         mail servers, 799, 966
loops                                 mail.rc directory, 423
    for…do, 510                       mailbombing, protecting against, 611-613
    until…do, 511                     mailing lists, mailman, 823, 826
    while…do, 511                     mailman, 823, 826
low resolution installation, 39       mailman.conf, 883
lp login, 427                         man macros, 261
1066     Index

man pages, Groff and, 260                      mounting Windows file systems, 66
man.config directory, 423                      Mousepad (Xfce), 138
man2html, 271                                  moving files, Konqueror, 125
manual.conf, 883                               MP3 audio, 317
masquerading, 586                              mpg321, 325, 333
   Linux as router, 708-710                    MPlayer plug-in, 378
Matrox video cards, gaming, 289                MPM (Multi-Processing Module), 850
MDA (Mail Delivery Agent), 798                 mrtg.conf, 883
media installation, 26                         msdos file system, 438
media check, 27, 39                            MTA (Mail Transfer Agent), 798
media with book                                mtab directory, 423
   Fedora 8 Install DVD, 1013                  mtools, DOS applications, 232-233
   Fedora 9 Live/Install desktop CD, 1013      mtools.conf directory, 423
   Fedora Rescue CD, 1014-1015                 MUA (Mail User Agent), 384, 798
   Fedora source code, 1014                    Mugshot, 86, 115
message files, vsFTPd, 837                     multimedia, patents, 314
messages logfile, 604                          multiple users, 8
metacharacters, 152, 177                       multiple wireless access points topology, LANs,
   file-matching, 177-179                         643
   file-redirection, 179                       multitasking, 8, 149
Metacity, 98-101                               music. See also playing music
MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface),      listening to, 316-317
   audio players, 333                          music CDs, 316
MIME-types, Apache, 876                           CDDA (Compact Disc Digital Audio), 316
minix file system, 438                            extracting
mkfs command, 444-445                                 commands and, 338-339
mkisofs command, 544                                  Sound Juicer and, 337-338
mm macros (Groff), 262                         music players, GNOME and, 112
modinfo command, 432                           mutt mail reader, 392
modprobe command, 433                          mv command, 181
modprobe.conf directory, 423                      alias, 414
modules                                        my.cnf file, 928-929
   configuration, 431                          MySpace, 116
       loaded, listing, 431-432                mysql, database creation, 937-938
       loading, 433                            MySQL, 923
       removing, 433                              databases
   loadable, 431                                      adding data, 938-942
   loaded, listing, 431-432                           backups, 954
   loadeding, 433                                     checking, 954-955
   removing, 433                                      creating, 937-938
Mondo Rescue, 544                                     displaying columns, 949
monitor, tuning, 141-143                              displaying records, 948
Moon data applet, 104                                 fixing, 954-955
mount command, 435, 441-442                           mysql command, 935-937
mounting                                              sorting data, 949
   directories, Samba, 791                            user access, 952-954
   file systems                                   packages, 925-926
       NFS, 765-770                                   mysql, 924
       noauto, 768                                    mysql-devel, 924
mounting NTFS file systems, 66                        mysql-server, 924
                                                                            Index 1067

      php-mysql, 924                           network configuration, installation, 27
  tables, 942-945                              Network Configuration Window
      altering structure, 950                     dial-up connections, 695-697
      deleting records, 951                    network services
      updating records, 951                       Mac OS X, 987
MySQL AB, 923                                         AppleTalk, 988-990
mysql command, 935-937                                netatalk, 988-990
MySQL server                                   Network traffic applet, 104
  administrative users, 927                    Network Trash Folder, Macintosh,
  checking to see if up and running, 934-935      1001
  group accounts, 926                          networking servers, configuration, 964-965
  my.cnf file, sample, 932-933                 networking services
  options, 927-932                                alternatives, 1021
      my.cnf file, 928-929                        Arpwatch server and, 1027
  starting, 934                                   checklist for running, 1017-1018
  user accounts, 926                              daemons, 1019-1021
mysqladmin command, 934                           database services, 1029
mysql-devel, 924                                  DNS (Domain Name System) server and,
mysql-server, 924                                     1029
mysqlshow command, 934                            Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol server
                                                      and, 1028
N                                                 e-mail servers and, 1025
named.conf directory, 423                         file servers and, 1023
NAT (Network Address Translation), 587            FTP servers and, 1023
Nautilus, 98-109                                  information servers and, 1027
   Samba and, 790                                 LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access
navigation in KDE desktop, 121-123                    Protocol) server and, 1028
ncpfs file system, 438                            login servers and, 1024
nedit, 183                                        Netatalk servers and, 1024
netatalk, 988-990                                 news servers and, 1025
   AppleTalk server settings, 997-998             NIS (Network Information System) servers
   copying files, 1003-1004                           and, 1028
   deleting files, 1003-1004                      NTP (Network Time Protocol) server and,
   file sharing, Samba, 1004                          1026
   firewall ports, 996                            portmap server and, 1026
   moving files, 1003-1004                        print servers and, 1026
   permissions, 1002-1003                         RARP (Reverse Address Resolution Protocol)
   security, 999                                      server and, 1029
       directory-level, 1001-1005                 referencing, 1022-1032
       file-level, 1001-1005                      Samba servers and, 1023
       host-level, 1000                           security services, 1031
       user-level, 1000                               proxy/caching server, 1032
   starting, 995-996                                  system logging, 1031
   troubleshooting, 1005-1007                     SNMP (Simple Network Management
   user setup, 998                                    Protocol) server and, 1027
   volume sharing, 998-999                        SWAT (Samba Web Administration Tool)
Netatalk servers, 1024                                server and, 1027
Netflix, 116                                      user services, 1029-1031
netmasks, 671                                         finger server, 1030
network, installation from, 31-32                     remote execution servers, 1029
1068     Index

        remote user identification server, 1031   NTFS file system, 62-63, 66
        talk server, 1030                            mounting, 66
        Write-to-All server, 1031                 NTP (Network Time Protocol) server, 1026
    Web server and, 1022                          ntp.conf directory, 423
NetworkManager, 636                               NVIDIA video cards, gaming, 288
    installation, 636
    VPN (virtual private network), 639-640        O
    wired networks, 636-638                       Ogg Vorbis Audio, 316
    wireless networks, 636-638                    ogg123, 325, 333
networks. See also LANs                           OIDs (Object Identifiers), schemas,
    backups, 546                                     896
    clients, Linux as router, 710-711             OmniVision Web cams, 348
    connectivity, 9                               Online Desktop, 86, 115
    debugging, 680                                Open Location, 90
    installation, 38, 41                          open source games, 289
    interfaces, 964                                  chess games, 295-296
    netmasks, 671                                    Fedora games, 292, 295
    NetworkManager, 638                              Freeciv, 296-300
    NICs, 643                                        GNOME games, 290
    poor reception, 680                              KDE games, 291
    servers, 9                                       PlanetPenguin Racer, 301
Neverwinter Nights game, 310                         TuxRacer, 301
news login, 427                                   Open With, 90
news servers, 1025                                opening files, Konqueror, 125
newsgroups, 393                                   OpenLDAP
NFS (Network File System)                            configuration, 897-899
    access, from Mac, 1007-1009                      packages, installation, 897
    file server setup, 756                        OpenLDAP server, 894
    mounting                                      OpenOffice.org
        automatically, 767-770                       documents
        manually, 765-767                                formatting, 252
    sharing, 758-765                                     styles, 252
    unmounting, 771                                  drawing tools, 252
    using, 765-770                                   PDF files, 252
nfs file system, 438                                 wizards, 252
NFS install server                                OpenOffice.org Base, 250
    setup, 52                                     OpenOffice.org Calc, 250
        configuration, 53                         OpenOffice.org Draw, 250
NFS server installation, 53                       OpenOffice.org Impress, 250
NFS Server Configuration window, 758-764          OpenOffice.org Math, 250
nfsd daemons, starting, 765                       OpenOffice.org Writer, 250
NICs (Network Interface Cards), 643               Openswan, 711
NIS (Network Information System) servers, 1028    OpenVPN, 711, 714
    configuration, 46                             OpenVPN, client, 718
no probe mode, installation, 39                   OpenVPN, server, 717
noauto file systems, mounting, 768                operating system, 7
Nodoka desktop theme, 85                          operators, 177
nohup command, 169
nroff command, 257-259                            P
ntfs file system, 438                             packages
                                                                            Index 1069

   building from source code, 217-220            Windows
   conflicting, 30                                    size, 61-64
   dhcp, 912                                          switching between Linux, 65-66
   freshening, rpm command and, 207           passwd command, 470
   installation, yum and, 197                 passwd directory, 423
   installed, verifying                       passwords, 578-580
        rpm command and, 212                     encrypted, breaking, 582
   installing from source code, 217-220          resetting, 486
   listing, yum and, 197-198                     root user, 414
   OpenLDAP, installation, 897                   setting, 470
   querying, rpm command and, 209-212            shadow password files, 582-584
   removing, rpm command and, 208                strong, 581-582
   rpm, integrity verification, 203-204       pasting files, Konqueror, 125
   SRPM format, 218                           patents, multimedia, 314
   tar.bz2 format, 218                        pax archiving tool, 572-575
   tar.gz format, 218                         PCI sound cards, 318
   upgrading, rpm command and, 207            PDAs, GNOME and, 112
   yum-utils, 198-199                         PDF (Portable Document Format) files, 278
packet filters, 584                              Adobe Acrobat Reader and, 278
pal2rgb, 271                                  PDF files, 252
Panel Items (Xfce), 138                       pdf2dsc, 271
panels, 93-96                                 pdf2ps, 271
   GNOME desktop, 98-106                      performance, Konqueror, 131
        adding, 104                           perl.conf, 883
        applets, 103-104                      permissions
        Applications menu, 102-103               execute, 578
        drawers, 105                             files, 179-181
        properties, 106                          netatalk, 1002-1003
        System menu, 102-103                     read, 578
   KDE, 120                                      Samba, 789
        applications, 134-135                    shell and, 147-148
PAP (Password Authentication Protocol), 702      vsFTPd, 834
parameter expansion, 502                         write, 578
parameters, positional parameters, 502        permissive policy, SELinux, 461
parent cache, 726                             pfb2pfa, 271
Partition Magic, 63                           Philips USB Web cams, 348
partitioning                                  php.conf, 883
   Disk Setup, 68-69                          php-mysql, 924
   fdisk and, 71-73                           phython.conf, 883
   reasons for, 67                            Picasa, 116
   tips for, 73-75                            pictures, Groff, 264, 267
partitions, 67-68                             Pidgin, 394-395
   adding, 69-71                              pine mail reader, 392
   deleting, 69-71                            ping command, 674
   dividing disk, 69                          pinning windows, KDE, 132
   editing, 69-71                             pipe ( | ) metacharacter, 161
   file systems, 67                           piping commands, 161
   installation, 27, 42                       pk2bm, 271
   operating systems, 67                      PlanetPenguin Racer, 301
   resons for, 435                            plasmoids, 120
1070     Index

play, 325                                      print servers, 1026
playing CDs automatically, 325                 printcap directory, 423
playing music, 316, See also music             printer classes, CUPS, 734
   command-line players, 333                   Printer configuration window, 735-743
   MIDI players, 333                           printer sharing, 733
   mpg321, 333                                    AppleTalk, 1005
   ogg123, 333                                 printers
   Rhythmbox, 326-328                             configuration, local printers, 736
   XMMS, 329-331                                  CUPS, options, 748-749
       Equalizer, 331                             default, printing to, 276
       Playlist Editor, 332                       GNOME and, 112
playlists, xine, 356-357                          JetDirect, 743
plug-ins                                          local printers, configuration, 736-740
   Adobe Acrobat, 377                             remote printers
   Adobe Flash Player, 377                            configuration, 740-741
   DjVu, 377                                          CUPS printers, 741
   Java Runtime Environment, 378                      UNIX printers, 741
   Konqueror, 130                                 Samba, configuration, 752
   MPlayer, 378                                   selecting, 735
policycoreutils, SELinux and, 463                 setup, Printer configuration window, 735-743
POP3 server, 820                                  SMB printers, 742-743
   dovecot and, 821-822                           Windows, 742-743
   mailbox access, 820                         printing
port forwarding, 586-587                          commands
   iptables and, 597                                  lpc, 750
port numbers, Internet, 688                           lpm, 750
portable desktops, creating, 483-484                  lpr, 749-750
portmap server, 1026                              default printer, 276
positional parameters, 502                        documents, Groff, 259
Postfix, 799, 815-816                             LaTeX files, 270
Power Manager applet, 456                         queues, 277
ppm2tiff, 271                                         removing job from, 277
PPP (Point-to-Point) connection                   shell and, 276
   chap-secrets, 701                              smb.conf, 753
   debugging, 704-706                             software alternatives, 458-459
   default route, 701                             status of job, 277
   ifcfg file, 702-704                            status of printer, 278
   launching, 697-699                          private key cryptography, 623
   modem detection, 699                        proc file system, 438
   name servers, 701                           processes, 149
   pap-secrets, 701                               background, 168
   working interface, 700-701                  procmail, 798
PPP (Point-to-Point) protocol setup, 694-695   profile directory, 423
PPP over OpenSSH, VPNs and, 711                proxies
preferences                                       Apache, enabling, 879-881
   GNOME, 109-110                                 clients
       accessibility, 109                             browsers, 731
       background, 109                                Firefox, 730
       screensaver, 109                               setup, 729
       theme, 110                                 Internet, 689, 693
                                                                           Index 1071

   Konqueror, 130                              remote backups, 543-544
   transparent, 587                            remote commands, 365
       iptable as, 596                         remote file copy, 408
proxy server                                   remote login, telnet, 397-398
   Linux as, 719-720                           remote printers
       squid daemon, 721-722                       configuration, 740-741
       squid.conf file, 722-727                    CUPS printers, 741
ps2ascii, 271                                      UNIX printers, 741
ps2epsi, 271                                   removable media
ps2pdf, 271                                        GNOME and, 111-112
ps2pk, 271                                         mounting, 442-443
public key cryptography, 623                   removing modules, 433
public servers, connecting, 959                rerunning commands, 155
Pungi, 20, 83                                  rescue CD, 1014
PXE, booting installation from, 51             rescue mode, installation, 39
                                               resident drivers, 431
Q                                              resizing windows, KDE, 132
QEMU, 234, 245-246                             resolution, installation, 39
Qmail, 799                                     resolv.conf directory, 424
Quake III Arena, 304                           resource records, 970
quick installation, 26-28                      restore command, 544, 561-565
quotacheck command, 495                        restoring backups, 561-565
quotas, disk usage and, 491-496                Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 305
   checking quotas, 496                        RFCs (Requests For Comments), vsFTPd, 839
   /etc/fstab file, 492                        Rhapsody, 116
   quota files, 492                            RHEL
   quota rules, 494                                applications, 1041
   quota startup scripts, 493                      Evaluation Subscriptions, 1043
                                                   GFS (Global File System), 1047
R                                                  HPC (High-Performance Computing
RAID (Redundant Arrays of Independent Disks)           Clusters), 1047
    disks, 448-450                                 login, 86-88
RARP (Reverse Address Resolution Protocol)         Red Hat Network, 1045-1047
    server, 1029                               RHEL 5
ras2tiff, 271                                      2.6 Kernel, 1040
rcp command, 409                                   desktops, 1039
read permissions, 578                              development tools, 1041
real users, FTP, 831                               network servers, 1041
reconfiguring hardware, 430-431                    security, 1040
Red Hat, Fedora Project, 11-13                     servers, 1039
Red Hat Enterprise Linux, 12-14                    software package management, 1040
    reasons to choose, 15-17                       system administration tools, 1041
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.5 Security Guide,       system, choosing, 1042-1043
    580                                            virtualization, 1040
Red Hat Network, 1045-1047                     RHEL Advanced Platform Server, 1042
Red Hat Security Alerts, 580                   RHEL Desktop, 1043
Reddit, 117                                    RHEL for Mainframe Computing Server, 1042
redhat-release directory, 423                  RHEL Server, 1042
redistributing, 82-83                          Rhythmbox, 326-328
reiserfs file system, 438                      Rhythmbox (rhythmbox), 325
1072     Index

ring topology, LANs, 642                         running applications, 220-221
rlogin command, 409
rm command, 181                                  S
   alias, 414                                    Samba, 772-773
root                                                 checking for, 773
   password                                          clients, 790
       installation, 27                                  Linux shared directories, 790-791
       installation and, 42                              Windows shared directories, 791-793
   security and, 578                                 configuring, 774-777
root directory, vsFTPd, 835                              SWAT and, 777-786
root user, 414                                       directories, mounting, 791
   home directory, 414                               file server, troubleshooting, 793-795
   login, 88                                         file sharing, netatalk, 1004
   password, 414                                     Nautilus and, 790
   super user, 414-416                               permissions, 789
routers                                              printers, configuring, 752
   Internet, 689, 692                                server, accessing from Mac OS X system,
   Linux as, 706                                         990-991
       configuration, 707-710                        shared directories, status, 789-790
       network clients, 710-711                      smb.conf file, 787-788
rpc directory, 424                                   starting, 789
rpm command, 202                                     users, adding, 788-789
   packages                                      Samba servers, 1023
       freshening, 207                           SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy),
       installed, verifying, 212                     282
       querying, 209-212                         scanimage, 283
       removing, 208                             scanners
       upgrading, 207                                GNOME and, 112
   RPM installation and, 204-207                     SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy),
   rpm packages                                          282
       integrity verification, 203-204           schemas, LDAP, 895
Rpmfind, 191                                         OIDs, 896
RPMforge.net, 196                                scp command, 607-609
RPMs                                                 remote file copy, 408
   Add/Remove Software window, 201               Screen Capture, 281
   binary, 214                                   screensavers, 93
   yum, 196                                          KDE desktop, 133
rsh command, 409                                     GNOME, 109
rsync command, 541                               scripts
Run Applications window, 223                         run-level, 521-522
run command containing string (!?string?), 160           adding, 529
run command number (!n), 160                             behavior, 526
run previous command (!!), 160                           manipulating run levels, 531-532
run-level scripts, 521-522                               removing, 527-529
   adding, 529                                           reorganizing, 527-529
   behavior, 526                                         xinetd services, 530-531
   manipulating run levels, 531-532                  shell scripts
   removing, 527-529                                     arithmetic in, 505
   reorganizing, 527-529                                 backup script, 515
   xinetd services, 530-531                              introduction, 499
                                                                               Index 1073

       programming constructs, 505-506, 509-          services, restricting access, 579
           512                                        software updates and, 578
       shell variables, 501-504                       SSH
       telephone list, 514                                scp command, 607-609
   startup, 525-526                                       sftp command, 607-609
searches                                                  ssh command, 607-609
   Kfind, 127                                             starting, 606
   vi text editor, 186-187                            trusted software and, 578
security                                          sed command, 513
   attack techniques, 610-611                     SELinux (Security Enhanced Linux), 459-460
   CERT and, 580                                      administration and, 414
   cryptography                                       Administration window, 462
       public key, 623                                checkpolicy and, 463
       symmetric, 623                                 disabled policy, 461
   DDOS (Distributed Denial of Service)               enabled status, 463
       attacks, 610                                   enabling, 967
   DOS (Denial of Service) attacks, 610               enforcing policy, 461
   firewalls, 579                                     libselinux and, 463
   intrustion attacks, 610                            permissive policy, 461
   iptables, 584-586                                  policies, 461
       configuring, 587-594                           Policy Generation Tool, 462
   log files, 601                                     policycoreutils and, 463
       logwatch, 604-606                              resources, 466
       syslogd service, 601-604                       role-based access control, 461
   monitoring, 579                                    seaudit, 462
   netatalk                                           security and, 579
       directory-level, 1001-1005                     selinux-doc and, 463
       file-level, 1001-1005                          selinux-policy-mls and, 463
       host-level, 1000                               selinux-policy-targeted and, 463
       user-level, 1000                               server security and, 622
   passwords, 578-580                                 status, 464-466
       encrypted, 582                                 support for, 463
       shadow password files, 582-584                 Troubleshooter browser, 462
       strong, 581-582                                type enforcement, 460
   permissions, 578                                   users, 461
   Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.5 Security Guide,   selinux-doc, SELinux and, 463
       580                                        selinux-policy-mls, SELinux and, 463
   Red Hat Security Alerts, 580                   selinux-policy-targeted, SELinux and, 463
   RHEL 5, 1040                                   sendmail, 798
   root account, 578                                  configuration, 802
   SELinux, 459-460, 579                                  domain name, 802
   servers, 609                                           outgoing mail, 807-809
       attack techniques, 610-611                         settings, 803-807
       File System Saint, 967                             user accounts, 811
       firewalls, 966-967                                 virtual servers, 809
       general, 967                                       virtual users, 810-811
       Logwatch, 967                                  database files, 811-812
       SELinux and, 622                               installation, 798-801
       symmetric cryptography, 623                    logging, 801
       tripwire, 967                                  redirecting mail, 813
1074     Index

        .forward file, 813                      shadow directory, 424
        aliases file, 813-815                   shadow password files, 582-584
    starting, 799, 811-812                      shared directories, Samba, 790
sequential commands, 162                        shared printers
server certificates, 715                            CUPS, configuration, 751-752
server processes, Apache, 850-852                   Samba, configuration, 752
server users, 468                               sharing file systems, NFS, 758-765
ServerRoot directory, Apache, 848               sharing printers, 733
servers                                         shell, 145
    configuration, 965-966                          % (percent sign) and, 146
        AppleTalk, 993-1005                         bash shell, 150
        networking, 964-965                         configuration, 169
    DHCP, starting, 920-921                             aliases, 173
    FTP, 830-831, 965                                   environment variables, 172
        ftp command, 831                                prompt, 170-172
        guest users, 831                            desktop and, 146
        login process, 830                          directories and, 147-148
        public access, 830                          exiting, 150
        real users, 831                             no desktop, 145
    logs, 967                                       options, system-wide, configuring, 480
    mail servers, 799, 966                          permissions and, 147-148
    netatalk                                        printing from, 276
        AppleTalk server settings, 997-998          system activity and, 149-150
        firewall ports, 996                     shell scripts
        security, 999-1005                          arithmetic in, 505
        starting, 995-996                           backup script, 515
        user setup, 998                             debugging, 500-501
        volume sharing, 998-999                     executing, 500-501
    networks, 9                                     introduction, 499
    public, connecting, 959                         programming constructs
    RHEL 5, 1039                                        case command, 509
    security, 609                                       for…do loop, 510
        attack techniques, 610-611                      if…then statements, 505, 509
        File System Saint, 967                          until…do loop, 511
        firewalls, 966-967                              while…do loop, 511
        general, 967                                shell variables, 501-504
        Logwatch, 967                               telephone list, 514
        SELinux and, 622                        shell variables, 501-504
        symmetric cryptography, 623                 command-line arguments, 502
        tripwire, 967                               positional parameters, 502
    system files, 967                           shells directory, 424
    updates, 967                                sibling caches, 726
    user accounts, adding to, 482               Side Pane, 91
    web servers, 965                            slapd.conf, 897-899
services, restricting access, 579               SLL (secure sockets layer), 624
services directory, 424                             certificate service request, 627-630
Settings tab, Audio Configuration window, 321       certificates, 624-627
sftp command, 607-609                               certificates, self-signed, 630-631
SGML (Standard Generalized Markup                   certificates, troubleshooting, 632
    Language), 272                              Smail, 799
                                                                          Index 1075

Smart Cards, support, 46                      SourceForge, 191
SMB support, 46                               SoX, converting audio files, 334-336
SMB printers, 742-743                         spam relaying, protecting against, 613
smb.conf, 753                                 SpamAssassin, 816-820
smb.conf file, 787-788                        spell checking, 252
Smolt hardware profiler, 46                   Squid, debugging, 728
SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol), 798             log files, 728-729
smurfing, protecting against, 613             squid daemon, 721-722
SNAT (Source Network Address Translation),    squid.conf file, 722-724
   iptables and, 596                              access control, 724-726
SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)         caching, 726-727
   server, 1027                                   debugging, 728
software                                          port numbers, 727
   acquiring, 190-192                         squirrelmail.conf, 884
   alternatives                               SqurrilMail, 822-823
       mail, 458-459                          SRPM format, source packages, 218
       printing, 458-459                      SRPMS directory, 1014
   archive formats, 215-217                   ssh, remote login/execution, 408
   commercial, 1043                           SSH (Secure Shell package)
   document formats, 215-217                      scp command, 607-609
   formats, 213-214                               sftp command, 607-609
   free, 21                                       ssh command, 607-609
   installation and, 27                           starting, 606
   installing, 190-192                        ssh command, 607-609
   names, 213-214                             ssl.conf, 884
   updates                                    star topology, LANs, 641
       alerts, 199                            StarOffice, 252
       yum, 200-201                               Base, 253
   wireless LANs, 661                             Calc, 253
software updates, 578                             Draw, 253
SONiX PC Cameras Web cams, 348                    Impress, 253
sound levels, 321                                 Writer, 253
sound cards                                   startup scripts, 525-526
   drivers, 316                               static IP addresses, 669, 960
       detecting, 320-321                     STMicroelectronics Web cams, 348
   full duplex support and, 318               stylesheets, Konqueror, 130
   levels, 322-324                            su command, 414-416
   PCI, 318                                   subfolders, 90
   playback and, 318                          subversion.conf, 884
   ports, 318                                 sudo, administrative privilege and, 427-429
   recording and, 324                         sudoers directory, 424
   recording sound and, 318                   super user, 414-416
   USB, 318                                       X System, 417
Sound Juicer, 316                             super-server (xinetd daemon), 1019
   extracting music CDs, 337-338              support, 1045
Sound test tab, Audio Configuration window,       password reset, 486
   320                                            technical support mailbox, 485
source code                                   swap file system, 438
   building packages from, 217-220            SWAT (Samba Web Administration Tool), 777-
   installing packages from, 217-220              786
1076    Index

   Base options, 779                          T
   browse options, 783                        tables
   global settings, 779-784                       Groff, 264, 267
   logging options, 782                           MySQL, 942, 945
   printing options, 783                      tar.bz2 format, 218
   security options, 780                      tar.gz format, 218
   shared directories, 784-786                taskbar
   WINS options, 784                              KDE, 121
SWAT (Samba Web Administrator) server, 1027           windows and, 131
switches, LANs, 644                           TCP wrappers, 598-601
Sylpheed, 385                                 TCP/IP
symmetric cryptography, 623                       LANs and, 645-651
syslog.conf directory, 424                        troubleshooting, 679
syslogd daemon, 426                           .tcshrc file, 480
syslogd service, 601-604                      technical support mailbox, 485
system activity, shell and, 149-150           telnet, 397-398
system administrator, 413                     termcap directory, 424
system files, 967                             Terminal window, 225-226, 319
system initialization                         TeX
   init, 516                                      amstex, 267
   inittab file, 516-521                          eplain, 267
System menu, GNOME, 102-103                       file creation, 267
System Monitor, 453                               texinfo, 267
system performance, 452                       texinfo, 267
   administration and, 429                    text, Groff, 257-259
   laptops, 455-457                           text mode installation, 39
   System Monitor, 453                        text-based e-mail, 391
   top, 453                                   text-based mail, 385
system startup/shutdown, 521                  text-based Web browsers, 383
   run-level scripts, 521-522                     links, 383
       adding, 529                                lynx, 383
       behavior, 526                              w3m, 384
       manipulating run levels, 531-532       TextMaker, 253
       removing, 527-529                      tftp (Trivial File Transfer Protocol),
       reorganizing, 527-529                      832
       xinetd services, 530-531               themes, 93
   startup scripts, 525-526                       GNOME, 110
System tab, Audio Configuration window,       thttpd Web server, 843
   321                                        Thunar File Manager, 138
system tasks                                  Thunderbird, 385, 390-391
   scheduling, 532                                LDAP address book and, 907-
       at.allow, 533                                  908
       at.deny, 533                           tiff2bw, 271
       batch command, 535                     tiff2ps, 271
       cron, 536-540                          time zone, installation and, 27, 41
       deleting scheduled jobs, 535           timeouts, vsFTPd, 838
       scheduled jobs, submitting, 534        TLDs (top-level domains), 690, 962
       scheduled jobs, viewing, 535           Tomboy, 112
       times, 533                             top utility, 453
System Tools menu, 420                        Totem movie player, 358
                                                                        Index 1077

tr command, 513                             vsFTPd
traffic, Apache server, 890-891                 anonymous users, 836-837
training, 1044                                  local users, 835
TransGaming Technologies, 286            URLs (Uniform Resource Locators),
transparent proxies, 587                    367
transparent proxy                           protocols, 368-369
    iptable as, 596                      USB, booting installation from device,
trapdoor algorithm, 582                     50
tripwire, server security, 967           USB sound cards, 318
Trivial File Transfer Protocol (tftp),   user accounts
    832                                     creating, 467-475
troff command, 257-259                      deleting
troubleshooting                                 User Manager and, 491
    desktop                                     userdel and, 490-491
        GUI, startup, 139                   desktop users, 468
        video card tuning, 141-143          modifying
        video card, gaming and, 143             User Manager and, 488-489
    installation, 80-82                         usermod and, 487-488
    LANs, 673-685                           sendmail, 811
    netatalk, 1005-1007                     server users, 468
trusted software, 578                       servers, adding to, 482
Tux Games, 287                              User Manager and, 472, 475
TuxRacer, 301                               useradd and, 468-472
TV cards, 343                               vsFTPd, 833-834
    supported, 344-345                   user interfaces, 7
    tvtime, 343                          User Manager, 472, 475
        channels, 346                       deleting accounts, 491
        starting, 346                       modifying accounts, 488-489
Twitter, 117                             User Switcher, 113
                                         useradd, 468-472
U                                        useradd command, defaults and, 477
ufs file system, 438                     userdel command, 490-491
Ultracam Web cams, 348                   user-level security, netatalk, 1000
umount command, 444                      usermod command, 487-488
umsdos file system, 438                  users
UNIX, 6-8                                   .bash_profile files, 479
   remote printers, 741                     .bashrc files, 479
unix2dos, 271                               defaults, 475-483
unmounting, file systems, 444,              desktop, 468
   771                                      initial .tcshrc file, 480
until…do loop, 511                          initial login scripts, 478
upgrades, 29-30                             multiple, 8
   configuration files, 30                  netatalk setup, 998
   conflicting packages, 30                 Samba, adding, 788-789
   digital certificates, 30                 SELinux, 461
   installation, 27                         server, 468
   Java, 30                                 shell options, system-wide, 480
   kernel, 30                               support
   third-party packages, 30                     password rest, 486
uploads                                         technical support mailbox, 485
1078     Index

   system profiles, 481                      VPNs (virtual private networks), 639-640,
uucp login, 427                                 711
                                                OpenVPN, 711
V                                            vsFTPd (Very Secure FTP Server), 829-
variables                                       832
    environment variables, 151, 164-            anonymous users, 833
        166                                     configuration, 833
        setting, 166-167                            setting access, 834-837
    expanding, 163                                  user accounts, 833-834
    shell variables, 501-504                    downloading files, 834-835
vfat file system, 438                           FAQ, 839
vi text editor, 182                             firewalls and, 838
    commands with numbers, 187                  logging activities, 837
    file navigation, 186                        message files, 837
    searches, 186-187                           navigation, 838
    starting, 182-185                           permissions, 834
Vicam Webcams, 348                              quick start, 832-833
video                                           root directory, 835
    codecs, 353                                 timeouts, 838
    copyrights, 353                             uploads
    file formats, 353                               anonymous users, 836-837
    licensing fees, 352                             local users, 835
    playing, 351-352
    Totem movie player, 358                  W
    Xine, 354-358                            w3mWeb browser, 384
video cards                                  Waves artwork, 85
    3dfx, 289                                Web browsers, 365
    AIGLX, 135                                 Epiphany, 367
    ATI Technologies, 288                      Firefox, 366, 371-373
    DRI (Direct Rendering Infrastructure),        bookmarks, 372
        288                                       History, 373
    gaming and, 143, 287-289                      pop-ups, 373
    Intel, 289                                    resizing text, 373
    Matrox, 289                                   searches, 373
    NVIDIA, 288                                   security, 373, 381-382
    tuning, 141-143                               setup, 374-381
    X.org project, 287                            sidebar, 372
video conferencing, Ekiga, 347                    tabbed browsing, 372
Video4Linux interface, 347-348                    tips, 382-383
viewing file information, Konqueror, 125       HTML, 367
virtual desktops, KDE, 133                     Konqueror, 367
virtual environments, 240                      text-based, 383
    KVM, 245-246                                  links, 383
    QEMU, 245-246                                 lynx, 383
    Xen, 240-244                                  w3m, 384
virtual hosting, Apache, 881-882               tuning, 366
Virtual Private Networks, 714                  URLs, 367
virtual servers, sendmail, 809                    protocols, 368-369
VNC installation, 39, 54-55                    Web pages, 369-371
VOIP, Ekiga, 347                             Web pages, 369-371
                                                                      Index 1079

web servers, 965, 1022                         launching applications, 237- 238
   installation, 53                            tuning, 238-239
   Jigsaw 2.2.6, 844                    Windows-equivalent Linux applications,
   lighttpd, 843                           221
   thttpd, 843                          Wine, 234-235
   Zope, 843                               application installation, 237
webalizer.conf, 884                        configuration, 238-239
Web-based CUPS administration, 743-        drive letters, 237
   746                                     launching applications, 237-238
Webcams, 343                               tuning, 238-239
   EndPoints, 348                       wireless access point topology, LANs, 642
   IBM C-it USB Webcams, 347            wireless LANs, 651-653
   Konica, 347                             antennas, 656-658
   OmniVision, 348                         cards, 654-655
   Philips USB, 348                        configuration, 662
   SONiX PC Cameras, 348                       interface, 662-666
   STMicroelectronics, 348                 distance testing, 666
   Ultracam, 348                           drivers, 658-661
   Vicam, 348                              hardware, 653-661
   Video4Linux interface, 347-348          setting extensions, 668-669
   Winbond, 348                            software, 661
wget command, 405-406                      troubleshooting, 677-680
while…do loop, 511                      wireless networks, NetworkManager, 636-638
Wikipedia, gaming and, 286              wireless peer-to-peer topology, LANs, 642
Win4Lin, 234                            Wireshark, 680-685
Winbind, support, 46                    word processing
Winbond Webcams, 348                       AbiWord, 253-255
windows                                    KOffice, 253
   KDE                                     StarOffice, 252
       moving, 132                         TextMaker, 253
       pinning, 132                     wordtrans.conf, 884
       resizing, 132                    writepermissions, 578
       taskbar and, 131                 writing to CDs, 549-552
Windows                                 wvdialconf command, 699
   dual boot, 61-66                     WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You
       partition size, 61-64               Mean), 269
   file system, mounting, 66
   partitions                           X
       size, 61-64                      X applications, remote, 226-230
       switching between Linux, 65-66   X Window System, 9
   printers, 742-743                       Mac OS X and, 992-993
Windows applications, 234                  super user, 417
   Cedega, 235                          X.org project, video cards, 287
   CodeWeavers, 235                     xboard (chess), 295
   QEMU, 234                            Xen virtual environment, 240
   Win4Lin, 234                            guest operating system, 242-244
   Wine, 234-235                           installation, 241
       application installation, 237       rebooting to, 242
       configuration, 238-239           xenix file system, 439
       drive letters, 237               Xfce, 138
1080    Index

Xfce Application Finder, 138            Y
Xfce Settings Manager, 138              YouTube, 116
xfs file system, 439                    yum
xiafs file system, 439                    applications and, 192-199
Xine, 354-358                             packages, installing, 197
   playlists, 356-357                     RPMs and, 196
   troubleshooting, 357                   software updates, 200-201
xinetd daemon, 1019                     yum repositories, 194-195
XML (Extensible Markup Language), 272   yum.conf, 193-194
XMMS (X Multimedia System), 329-331     YumPlugins Wiki, 194
   Equalizer, 331                       yum-utils package, 198-199
   Playlist Editor, 332
XMMS (xmms), 325                        Z
xmms-mp3 package, 317                   Zope Web server, 843
xsane, 283

				
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