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Publisher Comments:

UNIX Complete is a one-of-a-kind computer book -- valuable both for its broad content and its low price. This book contains the essentials you need to know about using the popular operating system of universities and research centers, as well as at many Fortune 500 companies. Enormously powerful, UNIX is also complex enough to require that users first read a tutorial and then keep a reference handy for specialized commands.

With UNIX Complete, you'll learn how to get the most out of UNIX System V — from building file systems to connecting to remote computers and the Internet, and using mainstream programs.

As you become more proficient with UNIX, you'll find the UNIX System V Desk Reference to be an invaluable daily tool. This comprehensive reference quickly puts every command, option, and concept at your fingertips.

UNIX Complete introduces you to the work of some of Sybex's finest authors, so you'll know where to go to learn even more about what's possible with UNIX.

Inside:

Getting Started

  • Gaining access to the Internet

  • Learning the SCO Unix GUI

  • Using simple commands

File Systems

Understanding directories, trees, and hierarchies

Creating your own files

Establishing home rule and permissions

Setting up electronic mail

Your Own Personalized Unix

Changing your password

Choosing your shell

Creating login profiles

Exploiting the Shell

Shell and Subshell Variables

More on Metacharacters

Advanced Shell Scripts

Reaching Out to Remote Computers

UUCP & UUCP security

Unix and Networking: Reaching the Promised LAN

Accessing the Internet

Basic System Administration

Essential administration

Backing Up

X Windows Exposed

X Windows Managers: Open Look and Motif Using X

X Marks the Spot: The Future of X

Windows Inside Windows — Opening the Door to Mainstream Applications

Unix Applications... Get 'em Now!

Vision and Merge

Reference Guide

The Complete UNIX Desk Reference: an A-Z listing of UNIX commands and concepts

Synopsis:

This text provides information on the UNIX operating system, including how to customize, optimize and adminster your system and how to use UNIX's Graphical User Interface.

Synopsis:

UNIX Complete is a one-of-a-kind computer book — valuable both for its broad content and its low price. This book contains the essentials you need to know about using the popular operating system of universities and research centers, as well as at many Fortune 500 companies. Enormously powerful, UNIX is also complex enough to require that users first read a tutorial and then keep a reference handy for specialized commands.

With UNIX Complete, you'll learn how to get the most out of UNIX System V — from building file systems to connecting to remote computers and the Internet, and using mainstream programs.

As you become more proficient with UNIX, you'll find the UNIX System V Desk Reference to be an invaluable daily tool. This comprehensive reference quickly puts every command, option, and concept at your fingertips.

UNIX Complete introduces you to the work of some of Sybex's finest authors, so you'll know where to go to learn even more about what's possible with UNIX.

Inside:

Getting Started

* Gaining access to the Internet

* Learning the SCO Unix GUI

* Using simple commands

File Systems

Understanding directories, trees, and hierarchies

Creating your own files

Establishing home rule and permissions

Setting up electronic mail

Your Own Personalized Unix

Changing your password

Choosing your shell

Creating login profiles

Exploiting the Shell

Shell and Subshell Variables

More on Metacharacters

Advanced Shell Scripts

Reaching Out to Remote Computers

UUCP & UUCP security

Unix and Networking: Reaching the Promised LAN

Accessing the Internet

Basic System Administration

Essential administration

Backing Up

X Windows Exposed

X Windows Managers: Open Look and Motif Using X

X Marks the Spot: The Future of X

Windows Inside Windows — Opening the Door to Mainstream Applications

Unix Applications... Get 'em Now!

Vision and Merge

Reference Guide

The Complete UNIX Desk Reference: an A-Z listing of UNIX commands and concepts

Synopsis:

Because of its longevity and rock-solid performance, Unix is a popular operating system in universities and scientific research centers and at many Fortune 500 businesses. It also is the foundation of the Internet. Fifteen million students, professionals, and corporate users around the world log onto a Unix system every day. Enormously powerful, Unix is also complex and requires everyone who uses it to first read a tutorial and then keep a reference handy for specialized commands. Sybex provides a book to meet BOTH of these needs-- for only $19.99.

About the Author

Stan Kelly-Bootle has been computing since the 1950s, when he graduated from Cambridge University in Pure Mathematics. He helped pioneer the EDSAC I computer. He is a contributing editor to Software Development Magazine and a regular columnist in UNIX Review since 1984. His other books include Understanding Unix and Mastering Turbo C by Sybex; and The Computer Contradictionary, and The Devil's DP Dictionary.

Peter Dyson is a software engineering consultant with 20 years of experience in engineering, software development, and technical support. He is the author of nearly 30 books on operating systems and software, including The PC User's Pocket Dictionary and Unix Desk Reference by Sybex.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Unix Tutorial.

Chapter 1: Are You Online Yet?.

Chapter 2: Simple Commands.

Chapter 3: Meet the Unix File System.

Chapter 4: Creating Your Own Files.

Chapter 5: Electronic Mail.

Chapter 6: Your Own Personalized Unix.

Chapter 7: Your Own File System.

Chapter 8: Processes and Multitasking.

Chapter 9: Printing and Spooling.

Chapter 10: The vi Family of Editors.

Chapter 11: Advanced vi Techniques.

Chapter 12: Exploiting the Shell.

Chapter 13: Dipping into the Toolbox.

Chapter 14: grepping, sedding, and a Little awking.

Chapter 15: Advanced Shell Scripts.

Chapter 16: Reaching Out to Remote Computers.

Chapter 17: Basic System Administration.

Chapter 18: X Windows Exposed.

Chapter 19: Out of the Vacuum: The Door to Mainstream Applications.

Part II: Unix Desktop Reference.

Chapter 20: The Complete Unix Desk Reference.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780782125283
Other:
Dyson, Peter
Author:
Kelly-Bootle, Stan
Author:
Dyson, Peter
Author:
Heilborn, John
Publisher:
Sybex
Location:
San Francisco :
Subject:
Programming Languages - General
Subject:
Operating Systems - UNIX
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Operating Systems - IBM Compatible
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Unix (computer operating system)
Subject:
Operating systems
Subject:
UNIX
Subject:
Networking / UNIX
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19990611
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
1032
Dimensions:
8.28x5.92x2.28 in. 1.88 lbs.

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Unix Complete
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Product details 1032 pages Sybex Inc - English 9780782125283 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This text provides information on the UNIX operating system, including how to customize, optimize and adminster your system and how to use UNIX's Graphical User Interface.
"Synopsis" by , UNIX Complete is a one-of-a-kind computer book — valuable both for its broad content and its low price. This book contains the essentials you need to know about using the popular operating system of universities and research centers, as well as at many Fortune 500 companies. Enormously powerful, UNIX is also complex enough to require that users first read a tutorial and then keep a reference handy for specialized commands.

With UNIX Complete, you'll learn how to get the most out of UNIX System V — from building file systems to connecting to remote computers and the Internet, and using mainstream programs.

As you become more proficient with UNIX, you'll find the UNIX System V Desk Reference to be an invaluable daily tool. This comprehensive reference quickly puts every command, option, and concept at your fingertips.

UNIX Complete introduces you to the work of some of Sybex's finest authors, so you'll know where to go to learn even more about what's possible with UNIX.

Inside:

Getting Started

* Gaining access to the Internet

* Learning the SCO Unix GUI

* Using simple commands

File Systems

Understanding directories, trees, and hierarchies

Creating your own files

Establishing home rule and permissions

Setting up electronic mail

Your Own Personalized Unix

Changing your password

Choosing your shell

Creating login profiles

Exploiting the Shell

Shell and Subshell Variables

More on Metacharacters

Advanced Shell Scripts

Reaching Out to Remote Computers

UUCP & UUCP security

Unix and Networking: Reaching the Promised LAN

Accessing the Internet

Basic System Administration

Essential administration

Backing Up

X Windows Exposed

X Windows Managers: Open Look and Motif Using X

X Marks the Spot: The Future of X

Windows Inside Windows — Opening the Door to Mainstream Applications

Unix Applications... Get 'em Now!

Vision and Merge

Reference Guide

The Complete UNIX Desk Reference: an A-Z listing of UNIX commands and concepts

"Synopsis" by , Because of its longevity and rock-solid performance, Unix is a popular operating system in universities and scientific research centers and at many Fortune 500 businesses. It also is the foundation of the Internet. Fifteen million students, professionals, and corporate users around the world log onto a Unix system every day. Enormously powerful, Unix is also complex and requires everyone who uses it to first read a tutorial and then keep a reference handy for specialized commands. Sybex provides a book to meet BOTH of these needs-- for only $19.99.
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