Ubuntu 7.10 Linux® Unleashed by P-PearsonEducation


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									Ubuntu 7.10 Linux® Unleashed
Author: Andrew Hudson
Author: Paul Hudson

Edition: 3

This is the eBook version of the printed book.Ubuntu 7.10 Linux UnleashedDVD Includes Ubuntu 7.10
Linux DistributionAndrew HudsonPaul HudsonUbuntu 7.10 Linux Unleashed presents comprehensive
coverage of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution. Windows users, Mac users, and Linux enthusiasts
have been turning in droves to Ubuntu for a user-friendly, easy-to-use Linux distribution. This book
provides detailed information on installing, using, and administering Ubuntu. You’ll learn how to set up a
workstation or a server, and you’ll find complete details on Ubuntu’s easy-to-use desktop and productivity
software.Ubuntu 7.10 Linux Unleashed includes a range of coverage: From the software you need in your
everyday work, such as the OpenOffice.org productivity suite, to how to configure your Linux desktop to
run smoothly using multiple printers, shell scripts, and more.For the hardcore Linux enthusiast, there is
complete coverage of the X Window system, Linux programming, web server administration, and network
administration.Install and configure UbuntuGet all your system’s devices and peripherals up and
runningConfigure and use the X Window SystemManage Linux services and usersRun a printer
serverConnect to a local network and the InternetSet up and administer a web server with ApacheSecure
your machine and your network from intrudersLearn shell scriptingShare files with Windows users using
SambaGet productive with OpenOffice.orgPlay games on LinuxUse Linux multimedia programsCreate
and maintain a MySQL databaseConfigure a firewallSet up an FTP serverUse Ubuntu’s development and
programming toolsTune your Ubuntu system for maximum performanceLearn to manage and compile the
kernel and modulesAndrew Hudson is a regular freelance contributor to Linux Format magazine, the UK’s
largest Linux magazine. He is the co-author of Fedora Unleashed .Paul Hudson is a professional
developer and full-time journalist for Future Publishing. His articles have appeared in Mac Format PC
Answers PC Format PC Plus and Linux Format . He is the co-author of Fedora Unleashed .DVD
includesThe full Ubuntu 7.10 distribution for Intel x86 computersThe complete OpenOffice.org office
suiteHundreds of additional programs and utilitiesCategory: Operating Systems/LinuxCovers: Ubuntu 7.10
“Gutsy Gibbon”User Level: Intermediate—AdvancedNote: CD-Rom/DVD and other supplementary
materials are not included.
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Rom/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included.

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