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Aimed squarely at aspiring Linux power users and professional administrators, the Ubuntu Linux Toolbox offers more than 1000 examples of useful Linux command lines. This compact, handy reference is made to carry with you, whether you are maintaining hundreds of Linux systems or just want to dig beneath the surface of your Ubuntu desktop system. This is the Linux reference book you need to step up to the next level.
* Ubuntu (oo-Boon-too), meaning "sharing," is a Debian-based, free Linux operating system that was named Linux Distribution of the Year by LinuxWorld and has been praised by numerous other outlets
* This book teaches uninitiated and advanced users how to get the most out of Ubuntu Linux; its compact size and concise information assures that the reader can quickly solve problems and perform tasks whether on the go with a laptop or at a desktop
* Provides a focused approach that is geared toward getting readers up and running as fast as possible and then moves quickly into the most popular topics including popular applications for the Web, productivity suites, and e-mail; setting up a server (Apache, Samba, CUPS); and security
Beginning Ubuntu LTS Server Administration, Second Edition is the touchstone companion book for anyone implementing Ubuntu LTS Server. Author Sander van Vugt introduces the most recent server edition of Ubuntu Linux, the most popular Linux distribution, to power users, system administrators, and programmers and demonstrates the power and flexibility that the Hardy–Heron Ubuntu Server Long Term Support Edition offers for small networks and corporate systems alike. Maximize the powerful features of Ubuntu with expert guidance, tips, and techniques from bestselling Linux author Richard Petersen. Packed with clear explanations and detailed examples, this comprehensive volume shows you how to get off the ground with Ubuntu, set up hardware and Internet connections, and use the latest system and network administration utilities.
Ubuntu: The Complete Reference covers the desktops, shells, and administration tools for users, printers, services, and networks. Get full details on the latest Ubuntu-compatible office, mail, Web, and multimedia software, along with remote access (Vinagre), virtualization (KVM and Xen) and service managment (Upstart).You'll also learn how to interoperate with Windows networks and deploy reliable security using PolicyKit, Seahorse, AppArmor, SELinux, netfilter, and the Secure Shell.
You know.... your next OS just might be Ubuntu. Be prepared!