Ubuntu Unleashed 2011 Edition: Covering 10.10 and 11.04
Ubuntu Unleashed 2011 Edition presents advanced coverage of the popular Ubuntu distribution of Linux. Windows users, Mac users, and Linux enthusiasts have been increasingly turning to Ubuntu for a user-friendly and easy-to-use Linux distribution that remains useful to power users.
This book provides detailed information on installing, using, and administering Ubuntu. You will learn how to set up a workstation or a server, details on Ubuntuís easy-to-use desktop and productivity software, and you will find topics of interest to both casual and serious developers.
Ubuntu Unleashed 2011 Edition includes a range of coverage: From the software you need everyday for productivity and enjoyment, to how to configure your Linux desktop to run smoothly, to advanced topics like systems administration and software development, and much more.
Some books excel at helping beginners take baby steps. There is some beginning material in Ubuntu Unleashed 2011 Edition. However, this book is intended for anyone who wants to move beyond the basics of using Ubuntu into the realm of an intermediate or advanced user.
Ubuntu 10.10 on DVD
DVD includes the full Ubuntu 10.10 distribution for Intel x86 computers as well as the complete OpenOffice.org office suite and hundreds of additional programs and utilities.
Purchase this book anytime in 2011 and receive a free Ubuntu 11.04 Upgrade Kit by mail (U.S. or Canada only) after Ubuntu 11.04 is released.
See inside back cover for details.
Category: Operating Systems/Linux
Covers: Ubuntu 10.10
User Level: IntermediateóAdvanced
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Installing and Configuration
Chapter 1 Installing Ubuntu
Chapter 18 Remote File Serving with FTP
Chapter 19 Handling Email
Chapter 20 Proxying and Reverse Proxying
Chapter 21 Administering Database Services
Chapter 22 LDAP
Chapter 23 Linux Terminal Server Project LTSP
Chapter 24 Ubuntu in the Cloud
Chapter 2 PostInstallation Configuration
Chapter 3 Working with GNOME
Chapter 4 Command Line Quickstart
Chapter 5 On the Internet
Chapter 6 Productivity Applications
Chapter 7 Multimedia Applications
Chapter 8 Other Ubuntu Desktops
Chapter 9 Games
Chapter 10 Managing Users
Chapter 11 Automating Tasks
Chapter 12 SystemMonitoring Tools
Chapter 13 Backing Up
Chapter 14 Networking
Chapter 15 Remote Access with SSH and Telnet
Ubuntu as a Server
Chapter 16 File and Print
Chapter 17 Apache Web Server Management
Chapter 25 Opportunistic Development
Chapter 26 Helping with Ubuntu Testing and QA
Chapter 27 Using Perl
Chapter 28 Working with Python
Chapter 29 Writing PHP Scripts
Chapter 30 CC++ Programming Tools for Ubuntu
Chapter 31 Mono
Chapter 32 Managing Software
Chapter 33 Securing Your Machines
Chapter 34 Performance Tuning
Chapter 35 Command Line Masterclass
Chapter 36 Kernel and Module Management
Appendix B Ubuntu and Linux Internet Resources