Category: Linux

The Official Ubuntu Book (5th Edition)

By Benjamin Mako Hill, Corey Burger, Matthew Helmke

Ubuntu is an entire, unfastened working method that emphasizes group, help, and simplicity of use with no compromising velocity, energy, or flexibility. It’s Linux for humans, designed for everybody from computing device newcomers to specialists. Ubuntu 10.04 is the most recent release—more robust, extra versatile, and friendlier than ever. The reliable Ubuntu publication, 5th Edition, gets you up and working fast. <p style="margin: 0px;"> 
<p style="margin: 0px;">Written by means of professional, major Ubuntu group contributors, this ebook covers all you want to understand to utilize Ubuntu 10.04, even if you’re a house consumer, small company person, server administrator, or programmer. The authors clarify Ubuntu 10.04 from begin to end: install, configuration, machine productiveness, video games, administration, aid, and masses extra. among the subject matters coated during this variation: Kubuntu, Ubuntu Netbook variation, and Ubuntu Server.
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<p style="margin: 0px;">This entire consultant additionally covers ordinary computer functions, from notice processing, spreadsheets, Web  looking, email, fast messaging, song, video, and  video games to software program improvement, databases, and server functions. moreover, you will
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* tips on how to customise Ubuntu for domestic, small company, institution, govt, and company environments
* the best way to speedy replace Ubuntu to generation types and upgraded purposes
* locate up to the moment troubleshooting suggestion from Ubuntu clients all over the world from boards and different potential to get the assistance you would like quickly
* study Ubuntu Server set up and management, together with LVM and RAID implementation
* the right way to set up Ubuntu on a netbook
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<p style="margin: 0px;"> The DVD contains the total Ubuntu Linux working approach for install on computing device systems. The disk is preconfigured with a very good computing device setting for either domestic and enterprise computing. it may be used to put in different whole versions of Ubuntu, together with Kubuntu (with the KDE environment), Ubuntu Netbook version, and Ubuntu Server.

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Bash Quick Reference

By Arnold Robbins

During this speedy reference, you'll locate every little thing you must find out about the bash shell. even if you print it out or learn it at the display, this booklet supplies the solutions to the irritating questions that usually arise while you're writing shell scripts: What characters do you want to cite? How do you get variable substitution to do just what you will want? How do you employ arrays? It's additionally important for
interactive use.

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Unix Power Tools, Third Edition

With the turning out to be approval for Linux and the arrival of Darwin, Unix has metamorphosed into whatever new and fascinating. not perceived as a tough working method, increasingly more clients are studying the benefits of Unix for the 1st time. yet no matter if you're a newcomer or a Unix energy consumer, you will discover your self thumbing in the course of the goldmine of data within the new version of Unix energy Tools so as to add in your shop of information. are looking to attempt anything new? cost this publication first, and you are guaranteed to discover a tip or trick that may hinder you from studying issues the tough way.The most recent variation of this best-selling favourite is loaded with suggestion approximately virtually each element of Unix, overlaying the entire new applied sciences that clients want to know. as well as very important info on Linux, Darwin, and BSD, Unix energy Tools third version now bargains extra insurance of bash, zsh, and different new shells, in addition to discussions approximately smooth utilities and functions. numerous sections concentrate on safety and net entry. and there's a new bankruptcy on entry to Unix from home windows, addressing the heterogeneous nature of structures at the present time. you are going to additionally locate multiplied assurance of software program deploy and packaging, in addition to simple info on Perl and Python.Unix energy Tools third variation is a browser's book...like that you simply do not learn from begin to end, yet glance through many times till you know that you've got learn all of it. Bursting with cross-references, attention-grabbing sidebars discover syntax or indicate different instructions for exploration, together with correct technical info that will now not be instantly obvious. The ebook comprises articles abstracted from different O'Reilly books, new details that highlights application tips and gotchas, suggestions published to the internet through the years, and different collected wisdom.Affectionately talked about via readers as "the" Unix e-book, UNIX strength instruments presents entry to details each Unix person goes to want to understand. it's going to assist you imagine creatively approximately UNIX, and should assist you get to the purpose the place you could examine your personal difficulties. your individual recommendations will not be a long way behind.

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Beginning Ubuntu LTS Server Administration: From Novice to Professional (Expert's Voice in Linux)

By Sander van Vugt

Beginning Ubuntu LTS Server management, moment Edition is the touchstone spouse publication for someone imposing Ubuntu LTS Server. writer Sander van Vugt introduces the latest server version of Ubuntu Linux, the preferred Linux distribution, to strength clients, procedure directors, and programmers and demonstrates the facility and adaptability that the Hardy–Heron Ubuntu Server long-term aid version deals for small networks and company platforms alike.

This booklet covers:

  • Installing and configuring Ubuntu to make sure safe installations
  • Virtual Ubuntu
  • Full community and net companies administration

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Essential System Administration: Commands and File Formats (Pocket Reference)

By Æleen Frisch

If you're a Unix approach administrator, then the data you would like on a daily basis simply to get your task performed may possibly fill a book--a very huge ebook. yet, essentially conversing, you don't are looking to cease and thumb via a weighty quantity every time a challenge arises. Your solution is the Essential approach management Pocket Reference, the single process management reference that matches on your pocket. Concise and easy-to-use, this little booklet is the moveable significant other to the vintage Essential process Administration by means of AEleen Frisch.

The Essential procedure management Pocket Reference is a brief connection with all of the primary and crucial projects required to run such divergent Unix platforms as Solaris, Linux, AIX, BSD, SuSe, crimson Hat, and extra. novices and skilled directors alike will speedy have the capacity to observe its ideas and recommendation to unravel daily difficulties. The booklet is split into 3 elements: instructions, Syntax and Their functions, Configuration documents and codecs, and working method particular details. the knowledge during this booklet is a must have for any administrator or consumer of a Unix system.

O'Reilly's Pocket References became a favourite between know-how pros all over. through offering a wealth of vital information in a concise, well-organized structure, those convenient books bring simply what you want to whole the duty handy. while you've reached a sticking element and wish to get to an answer speedy, the hot Essential process management Pocket Reference is the e-book you'll are looking to have.

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Linux Programming: Building and Debugging

This e-book is a realistic advent on the way to construct and debug courses in Linux.

The booklet covers the next topics:

* construction a software, compilation and linking

* review of GNU C/C++ compiler

* development courses from a number of modules

* make and makefiles

* static and dynamic libraries in Linux

* debugging programs

* detecting reminiscence leaks

The publication is addressed to novices in Linux programming in addition to those that have programmed utilizing different environments and working platforms prior to (Windows, for instance) and who now are looking to the right way to improve courses in Linux.

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Linux and the Unix Philosophy

By Mike Gancarz

In contrast to such a lot of books that target the way to use Linux, Linux and the Unix Philosophy explores the "way of pondering that's Linux" and why Linux is a pretty good implementation of this hugely able working system.

This ebook is a revision and growth of a working laptop or computer technology vintage. each bankruptcy has been completely up to date with Linux coverage.

Linux and the Unix Philosophy falls squarely among the "softer" texts on iterative software program layout and venture administration and the "how-to" technical texts. so far, not anyone has pop out with a booklet that addresses this subject, both within the Unix area or the Linux house. Linux and the Unix Philosophy covers a similar floor because the first variation, whereas it additionally provides daring new rules approximately Linux and Open resource.

· Concise checklist of philosophy tenets makes it a convenient fast reference
· Anecdotal examples customize the publication for the reader
· Conversational type makes it effortless and pleased to learn

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Raspberry Pi Mechatronics Projects HOTSHOT

Enter the area of mechatronic structures with the Raspberry Pi to layout and construct 12 extraordinary projects

About This Book

  • Design mechatronic structures utilizing Raspberry Pi because the “brain”
  • Impress your mates by means of construction cool robots and interactive instruments with the Raspberry Pi
  • Project-based, useful method of layout and strengthen your individual applications

Who This ebook Is For

This e-book is concentrated in the direction of newcomers and intermediate designers of mechatronic structures and embedded method layout. a few familiarity with the Raspberry Pi and Python programming is most well-liked yet no longer required.

What you'll Learn

  • Prototype digital circuits to unravel difficulties utilizing the Raspberry Pi
  • Learn easy prototyping instruments comparable to a laser cutter to construct mechanisms that interface with the Raspberry Pi
  • Interface with regular improvement systems comparable to the Arduino and diversified working systems
  • Build uncomplicated instruments that can assist you on your daily life
  • Learn the nuts and bolts info of mechatronic approach improvement via examples like a Christmas gentle controller and a private healthiness monitor
  • Get to grips with the sensible implementation of robotics and residential automation
  • Troubleshoot difficulties that come up through the implementation of your projects

In Detail

A mechatronic approach is an integration of mechanical and digital platforms designed to simplify or automate a repetitive activity. The Raspberry Pi is one such within your budget, low energy eating, miniature laptop that could act because the mind for various varieties of applications.

Through 12 obtainable and well-demonstrated initiatives, you are going to find out how to successfully determine and leverage the easiest elements in your layout. starting with an easy instance of interfacing the Pi with an Arduino, you are going to delve into extra complicated initiatives. From a Weasley climate clock to a line-following robotic, a puppy computer screen to a enjoyable arcade video game, you'll enforce robust and unique initiatives to grasp the Raspberry Pi in and out.

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Mac for Linux Geeks (Expert's Voice in Open Source)

By Tony Steidler-Dennison

Some may well say all of us wish Linux with an OS X graphical person interface. Mac for Linux Geeks will help you step-by-step in migrating from Linux–based platforms to OS X. twin booting, virtualization, and development out the Linux setting on OS X are mentioned intimately, besides a comparative view of well–known Mac instruments and their open resource equivalents. Written for day-by-day use, this concise and loyal consultant will steer you around the technical panorama out of your selected Linux style to the OS X promised land.

  • Live with OS X, yet paintings with Linux tools
  • Make the OS X–Linux hybrid a reality
  • Use Mac instruments the place attainable and unfastened software program the place appropriate

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