Linux Server Hacks: 100 Industrial-Strength Tips and Tools

Linux Server Hacks: 100 Industrial-Strength Tips and Tools

Rob Flickenger


A efficient procedure administrator is aware Linux server is a excessive functionality process for routing quite a lot of details via a community connection. constructing and keeping a Linux server calls for knowing not just the undefined, however the bits and bobs of the Linux working procedure besides its assisting forged of utilities in addition to layers of purposes software program. there is simple documentation on-line yet there is a lot past the fundamentals you'll want to understand, and this basically comes from individuals with hands-on, real-world event. this sort of "know how" is what we sought to seize in Linux Server Hacks.Linux Server Hacks is a suite of a hundred industrial-strength hacks, delivering information and instruments that resolve sensible difficulties for Linux approach directors. each hack could be learn in precisely a couple of minutes yet will retailer hours of looking for the correct solution. a few of the hacks are refined, a lot of them are non-obvious, and them all show the ability and suppleness of a Linux approach. you can find hacks dedicated to tuning the Linux kernel to make your procedure run extra successfully, in addition to utilizing CVS or RCS to trace the revision to approach records. you will study other ways to do backups, tips on how to use approach tracking instruments to trace process functionality and numerous safe networking ideas. Linux Server Hacks additionally is helping you deal with large-scale internet installations operating Apache, MySQL, and different open resource instruments which are as a rule a part of a Linux system.O'Reilly's new Hacks sequence proudly reclaims the time period "hacking" for the great men. Hackers use their ingenuity to resolve attention-grabbing difficulties. Rob Flickenger is an skilled approach administrator, having controlled the structures for O'Reilly community for a number of years. (He's additionally into group instant networking and he is written a booklet on that topic for O'Reilly.) Rob has additionally gathered the easiest rules and instruments from a couple of different hugely expert contributors.Written for clients who already comprehend the fundamentals, Linux Server Hacks is equipped upon the services of people that fairly comprehend what they are doing.

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