Just Say No to Microsoft

Just Say No to Microsoft

Just Say No to Microsoft – begins by tracing Microsoft’s rise from tiny software startup to monopolistic juggernaut and explains how the company’s practices over the years have discouraged innovation, stunted competition, and helped foster an environment ripe for viruses, bugs, and hackers. Readers learn how they can…

Running Linux, 5th Edition

Running Linux, 5th Edition

You may be contemplating your first Linux installation. Or you may have been using Linux for years and need to know more about adding a network printer or setting up an FTP server. Running Linux, now in its fifth edition, is the book you’ll want on hand in…

Understanding Linux Network Internals

Understanding Linux Network Internals

If you’ve ever wondered how Linux carries out the complicated tasks assigned to it by the IP protocols – or if you just want to learn about modern networking through real-life examples – Understanding Linux Network Internals is for you. This book clearly explains the underlying concepts and…

Unix in a Nutshell, 4th Edition

Unix in a Nutshell, 4th Edition

As an open operating system, Unix can be improved on by anyone and everyone: individuals, companies, universities, and more. As a result, the very nature of Unix has been altered over the years by numerous extensions formulated in an assortment of versions. Today, Unix encompasses everything from Sun’s…

BSD Hacks

BSD Hacks

Looking for a unique set of practical tips, tricks, and tools for administrators and power users of BSD systems? From hacks to customize the user environment to networking, securing the system, and optimization, BSD Hacks takes a creative approach to saving time and accomplishing more with fewer resources….

Linux Cookbook, 2nd Edition

Linux Cookbook, 2nd Edition

The Linux Cookbook, 2nd Edition is your guide to getting the most out of Linux. Organized by general task (such as working with text, managing files, and manipulating graphics), each section contains a series of step-by-step recipes that help you to get your work done quickly and efficiently,…

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Firewalls, Network Address Translation (NAT), network logging and accounting are all provided by Linux’s Netfilter system, also known by the name of the command used to administer it, iptables. The iptables interface is the most sophisticated ever offered onLinux and makes Linux an extremely flexible system for any…

Linux Server Hacks

Linux Server Hacks

Linux Server Hacks is a collection of 100 industrial-strength hacks, providing tips and tools that solve practical problems for Linux system administrators. Every hack can be read in just a few minutes but will save hours of searching for the right answer. Some of the hacks are subtle,…