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SCO Unix in a Nutshell (In a Nutshell)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The desktop reference to SCO UNIX and Open Desktop®, this version ofUNIX in a Nutshell shows you what's under the hood of your SCO system. It isn't a scaled-down quick reference of common commands, but a complete reference containing all user, programming, administration, and networking commands.Contents include:

  • All commands and options
  • Shell syntax for the Bourne, Korn, C, and SCO shells
  • Pattern matching with vi, ex, sed, and awk commands
  • Compiler and debugging commands for software development
  • Networking with email, TCP/IP, NFS, and UUCP
This edition of UNIX in a Nutshell is the most comprehensive SCO quick reference on the market, a must for any SCO user. You'll want to keep SCO UNIX in a Nutshell close by as you use your computer: it'll become a handy, indispensable reference for working with your SCO system.

Book News Annotation:

Subtitled A Desktop Quick Reference for SCO UNIX & Open Desktop (subtitle). Covers all user, programming, administration, and networking commands at a cost of 1.7 cents per page. RepKover (lie-flat) bound.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

The desktop reference to SCO UNIX and Open Desktop, this version of UNIX in a Nutshell shows you what's under the hood of your SCO system. It isn't a scaled-down quick reference of common commands, but a complete reference containing all user, programming, administrations, and networking commands.

About the Author

Ellie Cutler has been an indexer and production editor with O'Reilly & Associates since 1990. Prior to landing at ORA, she worked as a technical writer, newspaper copy editor, and tractor-trailer driver. A professional musician, Ellie received her Bachelor of Music degree from Utah State University in 1974.

Table of Contents

 Table of Contents Preface  Introduction What's in the Quick Ref Scope of This Book Audience For More Information on SCO UNIX Usenet Newsgroups Mailing Lists CompuServe Supplements and Support Conventions Acknowledgments Part I: Open Desktop  Section 1. The Open Desktop  Entering and Exiting the Desktop Logging In Logging Out Navigating the Desktop Accessories Icon Calculator Clock DOS Edit Find Help Load Mail Paint Print UNIX Controls Icon Administration Color Lock Mouse Preferences Session Applications Icon Help Icon Help Menus The Help Library Context-specific Help Files and Directories Part II. User Commands  Section 2. Overview of User Commands  Common Commands Communication Comparisons DOS Commands File Management Miscellaneous NFS and NIS Commands Printing Searching Storage/Backup System Status TCP/IP Commands Text Processing UUCP Commands Section 3. SCO UNIX User Commands  Alphabetical Summary of Commands Part III. Shells  Section 4. The UNIX Shell: An Overview  Introduction to the Shell Purpose of the Shell Interactive Use Customization of Your UNIX Session Programming Shell Flavors Common Features Differing Features Section 5. The Bourne Shell and Korn Shell  Overview of Features Syntax Special Files Filename Metacharacters Quoting Command Forms Redirection Forms Coprocesses Variables Variable Substitution Built-in Shell Variables Other Shell Variables Arrays Arithmetic Expressions Operators Examples Command History Line-edit Mode The fc Command Built-in Commands (Bourne and Korn Shell) Job Control Invoking the Shell Restricted Shells Section 6. The C Shell  Overview of Features Syntax Special (device) Files Filename Metacharacters Quoting Command Forms Redirection Forms Variables Variable Substitution Variable Modifiers Predefined Shell Variables Example .cshrc File Environment Variables Expressions Operators Examples Command History Command Substitution Command Substitution Examples Word Substitution Word Substitution Examples History Modifiers History Modifier Examples Built-in C-shell Commands Invoking the Shell Section 7. The SCO Shell  SCO Shell Basics Starting and Stopping the Shell SCO Shell Screen Using Menus Quick Reference Keys Running Commands From the SCO Shell Main Menu Options File Management With the Manager Menu Running Applications From the Application Menu Printing From the Print Menu Running Utilities From the Utility Menu Configuring the Environment From the Options Menu Keystroke Commands Cursor Movement Commands Insertion and Deletion Commands Other Commands SCO Shell Menu Map Part IV: Text Editing  Section 8. Pattern Matching  Filenames Versus Patterns Metacharacters, Listed by UNIX Program Metacharacters Examples of Searching Examples of Searching and Replacing Section 9. The Vi Editor  Review of Vi Operations Command-line Syntax Command Mode Insert Mode Syntax of Vi Commands Status-line Commands Movement Commands Edit Commands Saving and Exiting Accessing Multiple Files Interacting with UNIX Macros Miscellaneous Commands Alphabetical List of Keys Setting Up Vi The :set Command Options Used by :set Example .exrc File Section 10. The Ex Editor  Syntax of Ex Commands Options Addresses Address Symbols Alphabetical Summary of Ex Commands Section 11. The Sed Editor  Command-line Syntax Conceptual Overview Syntax of Sed Commands Pattern Addressing Group Summary of Sed Commands Alphabetical Summary of Sed Commands Section 12. The Awk Scripting Language  Conceptual Overview Command-line Syntax Patterns and Procedures Patterns Procedures Simple Pattern-Procedure Examples Awk System Variables Operators Variables and Array Assignments Group Listing of Awk Commands Alphabetical Summary of Commands Part V: Software Development  Section 13. Programming Overview  Common Commands Creating Programs Debugging Programs Maintaining Programs Section 14. Software Development Commands  Alphabetical Summary of Commands Part VI: System and Network Administration  Section 15. System Administration Overview  Common Commands Archiving Daemons Hardware Installation Managing Filesystems Miscellaneous Printing Security and System Integrity Starting and Stopping the System sysadmsh System Activity and Process Management Users Networking Overview TCP/IP Administration Commands NFS and NIS Administration Commands UUCP Administration Commands MMDF Commands Overview of TCP/IP IP Addresses Gateways and Routing Name Service Configuring TCP/IP Troubleshooting TCP/IP Overview of NFS Overview of NIS Administering NIS RPC and XDR Automounter UUCP File Transfer Administering UUCP UUCP control files Atdialers Security with /etc/passwd MMDF Section 16. The sysadmsh Shell  sysadmsh Basics Starting and Stopping sysadmsh The sysadmsh Screen Selecting Menu Items Forms Radio Buttons Scan Windows Help Function Keys Environment Variables Menu Options Menu Map Section 17. System Administration Commands  Alphabetical Summary of Commands Index  Figures 1-1 Open Desktop login box 1-2 The SCO Open Desktop main screen 1-3 Help menu 1-4 Context-specific help screen 1-5 Deleting a file 7-1 The SCO shell screen 7-2 The SCO shell Help screen 15-1 Layers in the TCP/IP Protocol Architecture 15-2 IP Address Structure 

Product Details

ISBN:
9781565920378
Author:
Cutler, Ellie
Author:
O'Reilly & Associates
Author:
Staff of O'Reilly Media
Author:
The Staff of O'Reilly &. Associates
Author:
O'Reilly & Associates Inc
Author:
O'Reilly Media, Staff Of
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Location:
Sebastopol, CA :
Subject:
Technology
Subject:
Computers and computer technology
Subject:
Operating Systems - UNIX
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Operating Systems - IBM Compatible
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Computers
Subject:
Unix (computer operating system)
Subject:
Operating systems
Subject:
Utilities (Computer programs)
Subject:
Unix (Operating system).
Subject:
UNIX
Subject:
Books; Computers & Internet; Platforms; Operating Systems; Unix; General
Subject:
Computer Books And Software
Subject:
Computer Bks - Operating Systems
Subject:
Books; Computers & Internet; Networking & OS; Operating Systems; Unix; General
Subject:
Books; Computers & Internet; Networking & OS; Operating Systems; Unix; Shell
Subject:
Books; Computers & Internet; Graphics & Software; Word Processers & Editors; VI
Subject:
UNIX System V (Computer file)
Subject:
Unix-Unix Administration
Subject:
SCO;UNIX
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
In a Nutshell (O'Reilly)
Series Volume:
93-01
Publication Date:
19940310
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
590
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.28 in 1.64 lb

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The desktop reference to SCO UNIX and Open Desktop, this version of UNIX in a Nutshell shows you what's under the hood of your SCO system. It isn't a scaled-down quick reference of common commands, but a complete reference containing all user, programming, administrations, and networking commands.
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