Linux Bible, Tenth Edition

  • 18h 2m
  • Christopher Negus
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2020

The industry favorite Linux guide

Linux Bible, 10th Edition is the ultimate hands-on Linux user guide, whether you're a true beginner or a more advanced user navigating recent changes. this updated tenth edition covers the latest versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL 8), Fedora 30, and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It includes information on cloud computing, with new guidance on containerization, Ansible automation, and Kubernetes and OpenShift. With a focus on RHEL 8, this new edition teaches techniques for managing storage, users, and security, while emphasizing simplified administrative techniques with Cockpit. Written by a Red Hat expert, this book provides the clear explanations and step-by-step instructions that demystify Linux and bring the new features seamlessly into your workflow.

This useful guide assumes a base of little or no Linux knowledge, and takes you step by step through what you need to know to get the job done.

  • Get Linux up and running quickly
  • Master basic operations and tackle more advanced tasks
  • Get up to date on the recent changes to Linux server system management
  • Bring Linux to the cloud using Openstack and Cloudforms
  • Simplified Linux administration through the Cockpit Web Interface
  • Automated Linux Deployment with Ansible
  • Learn to navigate Linux with Amazon (AWS), Google (GCE), and Microsofr Azure Cloud services

Linux Bible, 10th Edition is the one resource you need, and provides the hands-on training that gets you on track in a flash.

About the Author

Christopher Negus has been teaching and writing about Linux and UNIX for more than 25 years. He is an instructor and principal technical writer for Red Hat, Inc., and the author of dozens of Linux and UNIX books, including Red Hat Linux Bible (all editions), CentOS Bible, Fedora Bible, Ubuntu Linux Toolbox, Linux Troubleshooting Bible, Linux Toys, and Linux Toys II.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Starting with Linux
  • Creating the Perfect Linux Desktop
  • Using the Shell
  • Moving around the Filesystem
  • Working with Text Files
  • Managing Running Processes
  • Writing Simple Shell Scripts
  • Learning System Administration
  • Installing Linux
  • Getting and Managing Software
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Disks and Filesystems
  • Understanding Server Administration
  • Administering Networking
  • Starting and Stopping Services
  • Configuring a Print Server
  • Configuring a Web Server
  • Configuring an FTP Server
  • Configuring a Windows File Sharing (Samba) Server
  • Configuring an NFS File Server
  • Troubleshooting Linux
  • Understanding Basic Linux Security
  • Understanding Advanced Linux Security
  • Enhancing Linux Security with SELinux
  • Securing Linux on a Network
  • Shifting to Clouds and Containers
  • Using Linux for Cloud Computing
  • Deploying Linux to the Cloud
  • Automating Apps and Infrastructure with Ansible
  • Deploying Applications as Containers with Kubernetes