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Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
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"Superb Mini Server (SMS) version 1.5.3 released (Linux kernel 184.108.40.206). This minor release upgrades packages to Slackware 'Current' and brings the latest stable versions of several server packages such as Apache, PHP, Dovecot, MailScanner and Squid. There is also Dovecot 2.0.2 version available in testing. SMS 1.5.3 brings LTPS 4.2 as easy as installing the package, look here for more information and a demo video of LTSP running. LTSP 4.2 is available in 32-bit edition only. The MySQL package split pre-installs databases to mysql-data, so if your are upgrading, backup you MySQL databases and restore it after, or install MySQL package with 'installpkg' and ignore mysql-data package. Doing a 'mysql_upgrade' is recommended. ProFTPd now starts at boot. And don't forget to secure and optimize your server after installation, a guide is available here."