Linux Network Administrator's Interactive Workbook
Consciously omitting discussions of networking principles beyond Linux specifics, the author presents a series of labs that are designed illustrate aspects of administration such as TCP/IP values and hosts, network configuration, namesaver start-up, and data sharing in Windows and network filing system worlds. The CD-ROM contains Stampede Linux and a number of TinyLinux versions.
- Paperback | 552 pages
- 177 x 234 x 35mm | 1,079g
- 20 Dec 1999
- Pearson Education (US)
- Prentice Hall
- Upper Saddle River, United States
About Joe Kaplenk
Joe Kaplenk, Advisory Software Engineer for IBM Global Services, has extensive UNIX experience at top IT organizations such as Comdisco and R.R. Donnelley. For 14 years, he has taught computer science at the College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL. He authored UNIX System Administrator's Interactive Workbook (Prentice Hall PTR).
Table of contents
1. Basic tcp/ip Networking. Lab 1.1 The Current System TCP/IP Values. Lab 1.2 Accessing Other TCP/IP Hosts. Test Your Thinking.2. Configuring Your tcp/ip Network. Lab 2.1 Setting Up tcp/ip. Test Your Thinking.3. Setting Up a Nameserver. Lab 3.1 Your Current Nameserver Configuration. Lab 3.2 Setting up a Primary Nameserver. Test Your Thinking.4. Sharing Data in a Windows World. Lab 4.1 Determine Your Current Windows Network Configuration. Lab 4.2 Getting Samba. Lab 4.3 Getting Samba Running. Test Your Thinking.5. Sharing Data in an nfs World. Lab 5.1 Setting Up nfs. Test Your Thinking.Appendix A: Answers to Self-Review Questions. Appendix B: Using Minimal Linux. Appendix c: Building Your Linux. Home Network.Appendix D: Samba Documentation. Appendix D:.1 The GNU License. Appendix D:.2 The Samba faq. Appendix D:.3 Just what is SMB? Appendix e: Samba Man Pages. Appendix E:.1 lmhosts(5). Appendix E:.2 nmbd. Appendix E:.3 samba(7). Appendix E:.4 smb.conf. Appendix E:.5 smbclient(1). Appendix E:.6 smbd(8). Appendix E:.7 smbpasswd(5). Appendix E:.8 smbpasswd(8). Appendix E:.9 smbstatus(1). Appendix F: tcp/ip Documentation. Appendix F:.1 tcp/ip Network Resources List. Appendix F:.2 Private IP Network Addresses. Appendix G: Nameserver Documentation. Appendix G:.1 DNS How-To. Appendix H: nfs Documentation. Appendix H:.1 nfs How-To.