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UNIX : Complete Reference

UNIX : Complete Reference - 2nd edition

UNIX : Complete Reference - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780072263367

ISBN10: 0072263369

UNIX : Complete Reference by Kenneth Rosen, Douglas Host, Rachel Klee and Rosinski,Richard - ISBN 9780072263367
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 2ND 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Osborne/Mcgraw Hill, Inc.
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UNIX : Complete Reference by Kenneth Rosen, Douglas Host, Rachel Klee and Rosinski,Richard - ISBN 9780072263367

ISBN13: 9780072263367

ISBN10: 0072263369

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 2ND 07

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Get cutting-edge coverage of the newest releases of UNIX--including Solaris 10, all Linux distributions, HP-UX, AIX, and FreeBSD--from this thoroughly revised, one-stop resource for users at all experience levels. Written by UNIX experts with many years of experience starting with Bell Laboratories, UNIX: The Complete Reference, Second Edition provides step-by-step instructions on how to use UNIX and take advantage of its powerful tools and utilities.

Get up-and-running on UNIX quickly, use the command shell and desktop, and access the Internet and e-mail. You'll also learn to administer systems and networks, develop applications, and secure your UNIX environment. Up-to-date chapters on UNIX desktops, Samba, Python, Java Apache, and UNIX Web development are included.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Background (revised)
Chapter 2. Getting Started (revised)
Chapter 3. Working with Files and Directories (revised)
Chapter 4. Working with Shells and Enhanced Shells (revised)
Chapter 5. Text Editing (revised)
Chapter 6. The Desktop: GNOME (new)
Chapter 7. CDE and other Desktops (new)


Chapter 8. Electronic Mail (revised)
Chapter 9. TCP/IP and other Basic Networking Protocols (revised)
Chapter 10. Using the Internet (revised)


Chapter 11. Processes and Scheduling (revised)
Chapter 12. Security and Authentication (revised)
Chapter 13. Basic System Administration (revised)
Chapter 14. Advanced System Administration (revised)


Chapter 15. Clients and Servers (revised)
Chapter 16. Administering the Network (revised)
Chapter 17. Using UNIX and Windows Together: SAMBA and other Integration Tools (revised)


Chapter 18. Filters and Utilities (revised)
Chapter 19. Shell Programming (revised)
Chapter 20. awk and sed (revised)
Chapter 21. Perl (revised)
Chapter 22. Python and PHP (new)
Chapter 23. Developing Applications (revised)
Chapter 24. Overview of Java (revised)


Chatper 25. UNIX Applications and Middleware (revised)
Chatper 26. Databases (new)
Chapter 27. Developing Web Applications and Running a Website (new)

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