Linux Server Hacks, Volume 2: Tips & Tools for Connecting, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting

Linux Server Hacks, Volume 2: Tips & Tools for Connecting, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting

William von Hagen, Brian K. Jones

Publish yr note: First released December twenty second 2005

Today's procedure directors care for an enormous variety of events, working platforms, software program applications, and difficulties. those people who are within the recognize have stored their reproduction of Linux Server Hacks shut to hand to ease their burden. And whereas this is helping, it's no longer adequate: any sys admin is familiar with there are numerous extra hacks, cool suggestions, and methods of fixing difficulties than can slot in a unmarried quantity (one that mere mortals can carry, that is).

Which is why we created Linux Server Hacks, quantity Two, a moment choice of tremendously precious tips and methods for locating and utilizing dozens of open resource instruments you could practice to unravel your sys admin difficulties. the facility and suppleness of Linux and Open resource implies that there's an outstanding quantity of serious software program available in the market ready to be utilized on your sys admin difficulties — if basically you knew approximately it and had sufficient info to start. consequently, Linux Server Hacks, quantity Two.

This convenient reference deals a hundred thoroughly new server administration tips and strategies designed to enhance your productiveness and sharpen your administrative talents. each one hack represents a shrewdpermanent method to accomplish a selected job, saving you numerous hours of looking for the fitting resolution. not more sifting via guy pages, HOWTO web pages, or resource code reviews — the single source you wish is true right here. and also you don't must be a approach administrator with hundreds and hundreds of boxen to get whatever invaluable from this ebook as the various hacks follow both good to a unmarried procedure or a house network.

Compiled by means of specialists, those hacks not just provide the step by step directions essential to enforce the software program, yet additionally they give you the context to actually show you how to research the know-how.

Topics include:
• Authentication
• distant GUI connectivity
• garage management
• dossier sharing and synchronizing resources
• Security/lockdown instruction
• Log documents and monitoring
• Troubleshooting
• method rescue, restoration, and repair

Whether they assist you get better misplaced info, gather info from dispensed consumers, or synchronize administrative environments, the suggestions present in Linux Server Hacks, quantity Two will simplify your existence as a method administrator.

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