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  1. Agustin's Linux Manual
  2. System Administration
  3. About the Author
  4. Contents
  5. Administration
  6. Terminals
  7. Command Basics
  8. Root Directory
  9. Executing Commands
  10. File specs
  11. File Permission
  12. How permissions are assigned
  13. Change ownership chown
  14. Running multiple commands
  15. Killing Processes
  16. Bash configuration files
  17. VI Editor
  18. Creating path environment
  19. Midnight Commander
  20. Linuxconf Utility
  21. Networking
  22. Domain Name Service DNS
  23. Router and Gateway
  24. Adding Users
  25. User Accounts
  26. Managing Groups
  27. Mounting File System
  28. NFS Mounts
  29. Disk Quotas
  30. Run levels
  31. Linuxconf Control
  32. Mandrake Control Center
  33. Creating a Boot Disk
  34. Switching Boot Mode
  35. Hardware Configurations
  36. Printer Configuration
  37. Installing Printers
  38. Samba Printer
  39. Managing services
  40. Managing Users
  41. Program Scheduler
  42. Software Management
  43. Installing CUPS

Content

Agustin's Linux Manual


Volume 2

Chapter 3

Administration
Welcome to system administration
Terminals
Xterms
Shells
Command aliases
Command basics
The root directory
Executing commands as root
File specs
File permission chmod
User IDS and Groups
How permissions are assigned?
Change ownership chown
How can you change the group?
Running multiple commands
Multiple virtual terminals
Killing processes
Bash configuration files
Changing the prompt
Setting number to vi editor
Creating path environment
Writing and executing shell script
The midnight commander
Copying file with mc
Mc's F commands
File permission with mc
Searching files with mc
The Linuxconf utility
Networking with linuxconf
DNS client / workstation
Router and gateway
Adding users from Linuxconf
Enabling user accounts
Disabling user accounts
Parameters for user accounts
Privileges for user accounts
Account policies
Managing groups
Changing the root password
Mounting file system
Reviewing your current file system
NFS Mounts
Adding NFS Mounts
Implementing disk quotas
Effect of quotas on users
Miscellaneous services
The linuxconf control
Controlling services
Linuxconf module management

Chapter 4

Mandrake control center
Creating a boot disk
Boot configuration
Switching the boot mode text/graphical
Creating a pre-installation disk
Video resolution
The graphical server configuration
Printer configuration
Installing printers in expert mode
Samba windows printer
Installing scanners
Managing services
Managing users
Backups
Software management
Installing packages using command line
Installing cups using the packager manager
Uninstalling software
Accessing cups