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1 Burnside Unix- Linux

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Numbers/Symbols
80387 math coprocessor, 58
& (ampersand), 108
   background processing, 359
   in HTML text escapes, 582
x (asterisk), 103
   in passwd file, 150
@ (at sign), 439
[] (brackets), 103
^ (circumflex), 100
$<, $@, $x macros, 437
. (dot)
   .. for parent directory, 95
   for current directory, 107
   dot-termination of mail, 602
   starting filenames, 96
.. (dot-dot) for parent directory, 96
> (greater than), 104
   >& (redirecting errors), 104
   >> (for appending output), 104
   in HTML, 582
# (hash mark), 76, 434
   as root prompt, 128
- (hyphen), 439
   Unix command options, 96
< (less than)
   in HTML, 582
   shell, 105
% for job numbers, 108
? (question mark), 102
" (quotation mark), 582
/ (root) directory, 51, 59, 87, 129, 167
   Not Found error, 79
   as read-only, 136
~ for home directory, 95
~ (tilde) in vi editor, 277
| (vertical bar), 105

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<a> HTML tag, 575, 578
AbiWord application, 618
abort command (lpc), 264
absolute links, 575
Abstract Window Toolkit (AWT), 465
access, file (see permissions)
access.conf file, 569
AccessFileName directive, 569
accounts, user, 73-74, 92, 149-158
   creating/deleting, 156-158
Acorn Disk Filing System (ADFS), 162
action attribute (HTML), 585
Ada language, 469
Adaptec cards, 649
Adaptec interfaces, 60
Adaptex SCSI interfaces, 60
AddIcon directive, 568
AddIconByEncoding directive, 568
AddIconByType directive, 568
<address> HTML tag, 582
"Address or IRQ conflict?" error, 81
addresses
   broadcast, 524, 528
   host, 516
   IP, 516, 524
   loopback, 521, 524
   network, 516, 524
   parallel port printer, 270
   registering, 600
   subnetwork, 516, 524
   for variable storage, 484
AddToFunc command (fvwm), 365
AddToMenu command (fvwm), 367
adduser command, 156
administration, 124-158
   cron utility and, 236
   electronic mail, 600
   emergency troubleshooting, 270-275
   printer services maintenance, 266
   rebuilding kernel, 207-219
   system logs, 237-240
afio utility, 230
agetty program, 144
aha152x= parameter (linux), 60
aha1542= parameter (linux), 60
aic7xxx= parameter (linux), 60
Alias directive, 569
alias= option (LILO), 675
aliases, 385
alpha stage, 28
Alpha systems, 625-641
   booting, 639
   firmware programs, 631-632, 636
   hardware, 638
      requirements, 636
      resources on, 633-635
   history and status, 626-627
   identifying, 627-633
   installing Linux, 629-631, 637-640
      preparing to install, 635-637
   installing Milo utility, 629
   tuning Linux, 640
AlphaBIOS firmware, 632
AlphaLinux resources, 633
Amateur Radio support, 216
AmigaOS filesystems, 162
ampersand (&), 108
   background processing, 359
   in HTML text escapes, 582
anchors, 575
anonymous FTP (see FTP)
ANSI C standard, 423
a.out file, 425
Apache web server, 21
Apache web servers, 562-572
apachectl utility, 572
APM, 36
append lines, 135
append= option, 676
appending to files, 104
Appfinder application, 376
Apple II operating system, 412
Apple Mac HFS, 162
Apple Network Server, 643
Apple PowerBook trackpads with LinuxPPC, 653
applets, Java, 464
application classes, 360
applications, Java, 464
applications, X, 379-393
   running on KDE, 375
ApplixWare office suite, 315, 411
apropos command, 109, 393
apsfilter directory, 257
APSfilter package, 257-258
ar command, 427
ARC firmware, 631
archiving files, 184-194
   tar utility, 187-191
      gzip utility with, 192-193
      performing tricks with, 193
ARPAnet, 515
ASCII, lptest file and, 241
ask mode (vga), 133
assembly code, 423
associative arrays, 445
asterisk (x), 103
   in passwd file, 150
at sign (@), 439
ATAPI drives, Alpha system support, 636
Athena widget set, 498, 500
attach command (gdb), 481
ATZ signal, 537
audio (see sound)
authentication, 153
   PAM (Pluggable Authentication Methods), 153
   protocols for, 540
autoconf generator, 496
Autofill mode (Emacs), 297, 299
autofs package, 168
automatic hardware detection, 57
automounter, 168-170
AWT (Abstract Window Toolkit), 465
aztcd= parameter (linux), 60
Aztech CD-ROM interfaces, 60

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<b> HTML tag, 581
Back button (Netscape), 560
background
   color
      Emacs text editor, 389
      KDE desktop, 376-377
      xterm, 360
      xterm window, 358
   processes, 108, 359
   resource (X clients), 360
Backspace key, 298
backtrace command (gdb), 479
backup= option (LILO), 671
backups, 224-231, 271
   compression and, 229
   cron and, 235
   incremental, 225, 230-231
   restoring files from, 274
.bash_profile file, 117
bash shell, 99, 441
   core files and, 477
.bashrc file, 117
batch files (see shells, scripts)
baud rate, 250
BBS (bulletin board systems), 22
   obtaining Linux via, 48
Berkeley Unix (see BSD)
beta stage, 28
-bg option, 358
/bin directory, 118
bin directory, 118
binary emulators, 411-418
   AlphaLinux, 640
binary mode, 48, 85
bindings for X resources, 362
BIOS, 53, 59
   Alpha system support, 636
   Dosemu and, 413
   emulating, 413
   undetected SCSI controllers, 84
bios= option (LILO), 672
bitmap files, 411
block groups, 272
blocks, 66, 86
   checking and repairing, 172-174
   superblock, 272
bmouse= parameter (linux), 61
"BogoMips" calculation, 139
Bonobo project, 621
bookmarks file, 560
/boot directory, 119
   /boot/lilo.conf file, 132
   /boot/map file, 133
   /boot/vmlinuz file, 130
boot floppy, 57, 71, 78, 87, 129-131
boot= option (LILO), 672
boot-time parameters, 58
booting
   Alpha systems, 639
   LILO boot and command options, 671-679
   Linux, 87, 126, 128-137
      checking filesystems during, 174
      messages, 138-140
      options for, 135-137
      troubleshooting, 77-80
   Linux/m86k, 659
   LinuxPPC, 645-651
   TCP/IP, 532
booting Linux, 57-62
BootX software, 651-652
br variable (printcap), 250
brackets [], 103
break command (gdb), 485
breakpoints, 473, 485
broadcast address, 524, 528
browsability of Windows files, 405
browsers on AlphaLinux, 641
BSD (Berkeley Unix), 6
   FreeBSD and NetBSD, 34, 613
   print utilities, 258-261, 269, 326
bsh (Bourne shell), 440
buffers, Emacs, 289
building kernel, 211-219
   hardware and, 213
bulletin board systems (see BBS)
bunzip2 utility, 186
bus architecture, 37
Buslogic SCSI interfaces, 60
busmouse interface, 61
byte codes, 463
bzip2 utility, 186

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C, C++ languages, 17, 420, 430
   compiler, 420-430
      shared libraries, 429
      uprading, 200
C mode (Emacs), 295
cables, 84
calculator window (KDE), 374
call stack, 479
calls program, 492
cancel command, 326
"Cannot Access Memory At Address..." error, 480
Canvas engine for GNOME, 620
carriage-return characters, 242, 255
case sensitivity, 93, 405
cat command, 97, 242
cd command, 95
cdm206= parameter (linux), 61
CDplayer program, 24
CD-R drives, 40
/cdrom directory, 165
CD-ROM drives, 39
   Alpha systems with, 629
   drivers, 216
cdrom service, 405
cdu31a= parameter (linux), 60
CGI scripts, 586-588
CHAP (Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol), 540
character devices, 216
chat utility, 534, 536
check option (mount), 396
Checker package, 477, 496-498
checking filesystems, 172-174
checking in files (see revision control)
chgrp command, 114
chipsets, Alpha systems, 634
chipsets, X Window System and, 333-335
chmod command, 90, 114-116
chown command, 114, 158
CHRP platform, 644
chsh command, 99
ci command, 503
circumflex (^), 100
CLASSPATH environment variable, 467
client, X (see X Window System)
CLISP, 469
ClockChip command, 351
clocks, 386
   dot, 350
co command, 503
code
   debugging (see debugging)
   indenting, 512-513
   languages (see programming languages)
   optimizing, 423, 426, 472
<code> HTML tag, 581
Coherent filesystem, 162
col text filter, 325
colcrt text filter, 325
colors
   Emacs and, 387-388
   fvwm and, 364
   KDE desktop background, 376
   KDE window contents, 377
   virtual consoles, 270
combine utility (ImageMagick), 321
command history, 102
command-line editing, 101-102
command mode (vi), 277
commands, 12
   shell, vi and, 282
   startup, in rc files, 142
   Unix, popular, 94-98
comments
   in Emacs, 297
   Texinfo, 309
commercial development, 27
commercial Linux applications, 17
communications (see telecommunications)
Compaq Alpha (see Alpha systems)
Compaq Portable Math Library (CPML), 640
compiler, C (see gcc)
compiler, Java, 465, 467
compiling within Emacs, 296
compression, 184-194, 229, 274
   bzip2 utility, 186
   compress program, 186
   gzip utility, 184-187
      tar utility with, 192-193
   log files, 239
CompuServe, obtaining Linux from, 48
computer graphics (see graphics)
concept index, 312-313
Concurrent Version System (CVS), 505-510
   over Internet, 509
configure (script), 496
configuring
   DNS, 539
   Dosemu, 414-417
   Elm mailer, 602
   fvwm, 364-367
   Ghostscript, 252
   ISDN hardware, 542-545
   KDE desktop, 376
   LILO, 132-134
   NET-4, 523
   NFS and NIS, 550-554
   note-taking, 271
   Samba, 403-407
   smail, 592-593
   TCP/IP with Ethernet, 522-533
   video cards, 349-352
   World Wide Web server, 562-572
   XFree86, 339-352
ConfigXF86 program, 339
CONNECT signal, 537
consoles
   Alpha system software, 635
   drivers, 217
   Linux/SPARC systems, 668-669
   virtual, 94, 144, 270
constant-width text, 581
Content-Length header, 602
continue command (gdb), 485
controller, hard drive, 82
controllers, SCSI (see SCSI drive controllers)
control-panel program, 73, 525
conv option (mount), 396
convert utility (ImageMagick), 320
copying, 292
   directory hierarchies with tar, 193
   (see also cutting and pasting)
copyright, Linux, 24
CORBA system, 621
core files, 12, 18, 472, 476-481
   (see also debugging)
Corel WordPerfect, 17, 315, 411
corrupt files, 229, 273
cost of Linux, 2, 6, 25, 34
cp command, 131, 224
cpio utility, 230
CP/M operating system, 412
CPML (Compaq Portable Math Library), 640
CPU
   Alpha systems, 634
   architectures, 10
   requirements for Linux, 36
   time, 122
crashes (see core files)
cron directory, 232
cron utility, 231-236
crontab command (see cron utility)
csh (C shell), 99, 440
.cshrc file, 117
Ctrl-Alt-Del sequence, 77, 144, 146
customizing
   Emacs, 288, 296-299, 488
   fvwm, 367-370
   Netscape Navigator, 561
   X Windows System, 355-363
cutting and pasting, 388
   in Emacs, 291
   in vi, 284
   in xterm, 381
CVF-FAT extension to DOS-FAT, 162
CVS (Concurrent Version System), 505-510
   over Internet, 509
CVSROOT environment variable, 506
cylinders, 59, 66, 83-84
cylinders= option (LILO), 672

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daemons, 119
   (see also under specific daemon name)
damaged files, 273
DANG file, 414
data
   debugging within programs, 482-484
   transfer rate, 250
Data Display Debugger (DDD), 489
dd command, 48, 127, 131, 177
DDD (Data Display Debugger), 489
Debian Linux
   Alpha systems, 627
   LinuxPPC, 643
   Motorola 68000-series systems, 658
debug parameter (linux), 59
debugging, 59, 477
   Checker package, 477, 496-498
   core dumps (see core files)
   gdb debugger, 423, 426, 471-489
      shared libraries and, 429
   instruction-level, 486
   interactive debuggers for, 489
   log files and, 238
   program while running, 481-482
   redirecting error messages, 104
   routing tables, 532
   (see also troubleshooting)
DEC (Digital Equipment Corporation), 626
default gateway, 520
default= option (LILO), 672
DefaultColorDepth option (XF86Config), 347
DefaultIcon directive, 568
DefaultType directive, 577
define-key function, 298
dektop system, GNOME, 617
delay= option (LILO), 672
Delete key (Emacs), 298
deleting
   LILO, 137
   partitions, 53
   text, 278, 291
      (see also cutting and pasting)
   user accounts, 157
dependency line, 432
Depth option (XF86Config), 348
design of Linux, 26-31
desktop environments, 356
desktop system, GNOME, 615
DeskTopSize command (fvwm), 365
detach command (gdb), 482
detection parameters (hardware), 57
/dev directory, 62, 126, 179, 262, 535
   /dev/fd# files, 63, 229
   /dev/hda# files, 63, 179
   /dev/lp# files, 241
   /dev/MAKEDEV script, 181
   /dev/mouse file, 181, 343
   /dev/nrft# and /nsft# files, 227
   /dev/null file, 105, 179, 235
   /dev/rft# files, 227
   /dev/sda# and /sdb# files, 63
   /dev/st# files, 227
   /dev/ttys# and ttyS# files, 242
   /dev/zero file, 179
development, GNOME for, 619-623
"device full" error, 86
devices, 262
   Alpha system support, 636
   device files, 126, 179-182, 535
   drivers, 62
      loading, 219-223
      Windows and, 395
   Linux/SPARC systems, 669
   virtual, 262
   (see also /dev directory)
DIA application, 618
dial-up PPP, 533-541
diff program, 510
Digital Alpha (see Alpha systems)
DIR_COLORS files, 96
direct memory access (DMA), 81
   listing channels in use, 149
directories, 94, 118
   . (current), 107
   .. (parent), 95
   copying hierarchies with tar, 193
   home, 151
   permissions for, 111
   printer, 259
   Windows, mounting with Samba, 398-400
directors file, 597
disabling
   swap space, 178
   user accounts, 157
disass command (gdb), 487
disk manager (see fdisk utility)
disk= option (LILO), 672
disk paging, 11
disk space, 38
   CD-ROM and tape drive storage , 39
   hard space geometry, specifying, 59
   log files, 239
   multiple filesystems and, 52
   reserving for ramdisk, 59
   software requirements, 52
   specifying partition size, 66
   troubleshooting hard drives, 82
   (see also hard drives)
disktab= option (LILO), 673
display command (gdb), 487
display scan and refresh rates, 344
display utility (ImageMagick), 319
distributions
   Linux, 29, 46-47
      installation differences, 70
      smail and, 590
   source, 202
DLLs (see shared libraries)
DMA (direct memory access), 81
   listing channels in use, 149
dma file (/proc), 149
DNS (Domain Name Service), 518, 600
   configuring, 539
doc file format, 411
document model (Bonobo), 621
document processing, 299-317
documentation, xv, 40-42, 609-613
   configuring httpd, 563
   Dosemu, 414
   Elm mailer, 604-606
   Emacs, 290
   Info (see Info pages)
   LDP, xv, 41, 609-610
   LILO configuration, 137
   manual pages, 109
   Perl, 443
   printer, 243
   TCP/IP, 515
   TeX, 305
   Texinfo, 309-315
   vi editor, 286
   XFree86, 340
documents, HTML, 572-583
DOM (Document Object Model), 620
domain name, 602
   registering, 600
Domain Name Service (DNS), 518, 600
   configuring, 539
domainname command, 553
DOS (see MS-DOS)
Dosemu emulator, 411, 413-417
   installing and configuring, 414-417
   obtaining, 414
dosemu.conf file, 415
DOS-FAT filesystem, 162
dot (.)
   .. for parent directory, 95
   for current directory, 107
   dot-termination of mail, 602
   starting filenames, 96
dot clock, 350
dotted quad notation, 516
dot-termination, 602
doublesided printing, 246
DoubleSpace, 162
down command (lpc), 264
drag-and-drop (KDE), 371
"Drive not bootable" error, 88
drivers (see device drivers)
drives, 62
   names for, 62
   partitioning (see partitions/filesystems; repartitioning)
   (see also disk space, hard drives)
DriveSpace, 162
du command, 106
duconv utility, 410
DVD-ROM drives, 39-40
.dvi files, 303
dynamic
   linked libraries (see shared libraries)
   routing information, 529

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e2fsck program, 273
Eagle Linux M86K, 658
EdgeScroll command (fvwm), 365
edit mode (vi), 277
editing, command-line, 101-102
EDITME file, 593
editors, text, 12, 91, 276-317
egcs compiler, 200
electronic mail, 588-608
   adminstrative issues, 600
   backing up, 226
   cron and, 235
   fetchmail package, 598-599
   installing Elm reader, 601-606
   Internet mail feed, 600
   mail queue, 600
   Netscape Messenger, 606
   sending from Emacs, 294
   smail package, 590-598
ELF binaries, 215
Elm mailer, 601-606
-- HTML tag, 573
Emacs editor, 12, 286-299, 386-390
   customizing, 288, 296-299
   with gdb, 487-489
   as program interface, 501
.emacs file, 118, 296
emergency troubleshooting, 270-275
emulators, 411-418
Enhanced IDE/MFM/RLL drive support, 215
/etc directory, 119, 226
   /etc/DIR_COLORS files, 96
   /etc/dosemu.conf, 415
   /etc/fstab file, 75-76, 166, 550
   /etc/group file, 153
   /etc/hosts file, 530
   /etc/hosts.conf file, 531
   /etc/inetd.conf file, 120
   /etc/init.d directory, 143
   /etc/inittab file, 120, 140-142, 526
   /etc/ld.so.cache, 197
   /etc/ld.so.conf, 197
   /etc/lilo.conf file, 132-134
   /etc/lptest file, 241
   /etc/networks file, 530
   /etc/passwd file, 74, 150-152, 274
   /etc/printcap file, 240, 246-252, 268, 323, 326, 406
   /etc/rc.d directory, 145
   /etc/rc.d/init.d directory, 143
   /etc/rc.d/rc script, 142-143
   /etc/rc.d/rc.local file, 144
   /etc/rc.d/rc.sprint file, 142
   /etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit program, 145
   /etc/resolv.conf file, 531, 535
   /etc/services file, 597
   /etc/shadow file, 74, 152
   /etc/skel directory, 74, 119, 157
   /etc/smb.conf file, 398, 401
   /etc/syslog.conf file, 237
   /etc/syslogd.conf file, 529
   /etc/yp.conf file, 553
ether= parameter (linux), 61
Ethernet cards, 20-21, 40, 61, 522-533
   troubleshooting, 533
   (see also networking)
Ewing, Mark, 617
ex mode (vi), 281
executables, 12
execute permissions (see permissions)
.exrc file, 118
ext2fs filesystems, 69
extended partitions, 51

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f2c translator, 469
FAQ, Linux, 41, 609
Fast Ethernet cards, 40
FAT filesystems/partitions, 395
fax devices, 246
FBDev server, 335
fd# files, 63, 229
fdisk utility, 54, 64-68, 88, 135, 645
fetchmail package, 598-599
fg command, 108
-fg option, 358
filename expansion, 101-102
files
   appending to, 104
   archiving (see archiving files)
   backup, 224-231, 271
   compressing (see compression)
   corrupted, 273
   device, 179-182
   .dvi, 303
   "File not found" error, 79, 86
   hidden, 96
   HTML, 572-583
   listing, 96
   locking, 264, 602
   overwriting, 104, 224
   ownership (see permissions)
   patching, 510-512
   permissions for (see permissions)
   .rc files, 142
   restoring from backup, 274
   revision control
      CVS utility, 505-510
      RCS utility, 471, 502-505
   saving within vi, 281
   sharing between Windows and Linux, 395-411
      accessing Linux files, 400
      accessing Windows files, 398
      file translation utilities, 409-411
   start-up, 116-118
   swap partitions, 52
   symbolic links between, 98
   Windows, case sensitivity, 405
filesystems/partitions (see partitions/filesystems)
filters, printing, 249, 253-255, 327
   magic, 256-258
find command, 230
finish command (gdb), 475
FIPS, 54
firmware on Alpha systems, 631-632, 636
floppy disks, 164, 215
   backing up to, 229
   filesystems on, 171
floppy= parameter (linux), 61
FMU (flash-RAM management utility), 631
-fn option, 358
focus (X windows), 364
font resource, 360
fonts, 16
   font-lock mode (Emacs), 389
   fvwm and, 364
   xterm and, 384
force-backup= option (LILO), 673
foreground color (Emacs), 389
foreground resource, 360
forking, 121
<form> HTML tag, 583
format
   filesystem (see mkfs command)
   fvwm pop-up menus, 367
   improper, 85
   indenting code, 512-513
   manual pages, 308
   printcap file, 247
   tape drives, 227
   TeX and, 303
   Texinfo, 314
   text in HTML, 580
formatting languages, 15
forms, HTML, 583-588
FORTRAN language, 469
Forward button (Netscape), 560
-fpic switch (gcc), 429
FPU instructions, 11
framebuffer device, 335
frames (Emacs), 388
free command, 148, 175
Free Software Foundation (see FSF)
FreeBSD, 34, 613
Freshmeat, 24
fsck program, 172-174, 273
FSF (Free Software Foundation), 6, 24
   FTP site, 613
   HURD, 35
fstab file, 75-76, 166, 550
ftape driver, 220
FTP (File Transfer Protocol), 86
   AlphaLinux reference sites, 634
   documentation via, 41, 609
   Linux via, 47
   obtaining Dosemu via, 414
   RZSZ via, 681
   smail via, 591
   software sites, 612
   via World Wide Web, 557
   XFree86 via, 336
Fundamental mode (Emacs), 287
Future Domain SCSI interfaces, 60
fvwm window manager, 355, 363-370
   customizing, 364-370
fvwm2 window manager, 19, 359
.fvwm2rc file, 118

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g++ shell script, 430
games, 24
garbage collector/detector, 497
gateways, 519, 525
gcc (GNU C compiler), 17, 420-430, 472
   shared libraries, 429
   upgrading, 200
gdb (GNU debugger), 423, 471-489
   Emacs with, 296, 487-489
   shared libraries and, 429
geometry, hard drive, 59, 83, 86, 135
-geometry option, 358
geometry resource, 360
GET method, 585
getline library, 501
getty program, 121, 144
Ghostscript, 244, 252
Ghostview utility, 390
GIDs (group IDs), NFS, NIS and, 551
GIMP application, 321-322, 617-618
GIMP Toolkit (GTK), 449, 499
Glade utility, 623
glibc2 library, 199
globbing, 102
GNAT interpreter, 469
GNOME project, 20, 356, 614-624
   applications for, 618
   as development platform, 619-623
   elements of, 615
   GNOME-print model, 623
   history of, 616
   obtaining and installing, 624
GNU debugger (see gdb)
GNU Emacs text editor, 287
GNU General Public License, 24
GNU getline library, 501
GNU utilities, 6, 13
Gnumeric application, 618
GNUS reader, 295
GoldStar CD-ROM interfaces, 61
GPL (General Public License), 24
gprof utility, 18, 490-492
gradient background colors (KDE), 377
graphical browsers on AlphaLinux, 641
graphics, 317-323
   engines for GNOME, 620
   GIMP application, 321-322
   ImageMagick package, 245, 318-321
   inline images, 577
   Linux/SPARC and, 666-667
   POVRAY program, 323
greater than (>)
   in HTML, 582
   shell, 104
groff, 14, 305-309, 325
group file, 153
group ID, 151, 154
groupmod command, 158
groups, 112, 153-155
   (see also users)
groups command, 155
gscd= parameter (linux), 61
GTK (GIMP Toolkit), 449, 499
Gtk module (Perl), 449
GTK+ toolkit, 619
guest access to Windows services, 404
GUILE, 617
GUIs, X Window System and, 19
gunzip utility, 185, 192
   (see also gzip utility)
Guppi application, 618
gzip utility, 184-187, 229, 274
   errors, 85
   tar utility with, 192-193

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<h#> HTML tags, 573
hacking support, 217
handshaking (PPP), 535
hard drives, 50
   booting Linux from, 87, 131-137
   controller requirements, 38
   "Drive not bootable" error, 88
   errors, 86
   geometry of, 83, 86, 135
   Linux requirements, 38
   partitions, 50-55
      Linux requirements, 51-53
      LinuxPPC, 646-651
      repartitioning, 53-55
   (see also disk space)
hardware
   Alpha systems, 638
      requirements, 636
      resources on, 633-635
   booting Linux/m86k, 659
   building kernel and, 213
   detection parameters, 57
   drive controllers, 38
   fax devices, 246
   hardware groups, 155
   incompatibility, 79
   ISDN, configuring, 542-545
   Linux PPC concerns, 653-654
   Linux requirements, 35-40
   Linux/m86k, 656
   LinuxPPC, 643-644
   mice, 39
   modems, 40
   monitors and video adapters, 39
   printers, 40, 241-243, 266
   Sun SPARC systems, 662
   tape drives, 227
   troubleshooting, 80-85
   undetected during book, 136
   X Window System requirements, 333-336
hash mark (#), 76, 434
   as root prompt, 128
hd= parameter (linux), 59, 86
hda# files, 63
header, Texinfo, 310
headings, HTML, 573
heads= option (LILO), 672
help, xv, 42-45
   Emacs, 290
   lpc, 265
   online help, 74
   (see also documentation)
hidden files, 96
hidden form elements, 585
High Sierra Filesystem, 162
HiSax driver, 542
history, command, 102
history of Linux, xii, 4-6
HLT instruction, 59
/home directory, 94, 226
home directory, 151
horizontal rule in HTML, 582
host address, 516
hostname command, 532
hostnames, 602
   setting, 532
   SMB protocol, 399
hosts file, 530
hosts.conf file, 531
HOWTO documents, Linux, 41, 610
HPFS filesystem, 162
<hr> HTML tag, 582
hsfs filesystem, 162
HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), 15
   documents, 572-583
   forms, 583-588
htools package, 23
httpd daemon, 562
httpd.conf file, 563
hung system, 78
HURD project, 35
hyperlinks (see links, Web)
hyphen (-), 439
   Unix command options, 96

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<i> HTML tag, 581
IconFont command (fvwm), 366
IconPath command (fvwm), 366
icons for Web documents, 568
IDE drives, 59
   LinuxPPC with, 648
IDE drives,
   Alpha system support, 636
identify utility (ImageMagick), 321
if variable (printcap), 249
ifconfig command, 527, 533
/Image file, 130
image= option (LILO), 675
image option (LILO), 675
ImageMagick package, 245, 318-321
images (see graphics)
imake program, 495-496
<img> HTML tag, 577
Imlib library, 620
import utility (ImageMagick), 320
inaccessible= option (LILO), 673
include directory, 119
include path, 428
#include statements, 428
including files in vi, 282
incompatible hardware, 79-85
incremental
   backups, 225, 230-231
   search, 293
indent program, 512
Indented Text mode (Emacs), 299
indenting code, 512-513
indexing, Texinfo, 312
inetd daemon, 529
   starting Sambda daemons, 407
inetd.conf file, 120
info command (gdb), 484-485
Info pages (GNU project programs), 110, 290
info program, 110, 290
INFO-SHEET, Linux, 610
init command, 140-145, 526
initrd= option, 677
inittab file, 120, 140-141, 526
inline images, 577
input
   printing filters (see filters, printing)
   redirection, 105
<input> HTML tag, 585
inserting text (vi editor), 277
insmod command, 221, 274
installing
   BootX software, 651
   device drivers, 219-223
   Dosemu, 414-417
   Elm reader, 601-606
   GNOME, 624
   KDE, 372-374
   LILO, 71
   Linux (see installing Linux)
   manual pages, 308
   new kernel, 207-219
   RPM for, 203-207
   Samba, 398, 401-403
   smail package, 590-598
   software, 70
      troubleshooting, 85-87
   upgrading vs. reinstalling, 195
   XFree86, 336-338
installing Linux, 29, 49-77
   Alpha systems, 629-631, 637-640
      preparing to install, 635-637
   hardware concerns
      preparing to boot, 653-654
   Motorola 68000-series systems, 655-661
      booting Linux/m68k, 659
      hardware, 656
      partitions and filesystems, 660
      X Window System, 660
   PowerPC computers, 642-654
      kernel and library concerns, 645
      preparing to boot, 645-651
   Red Hat Installer
      preparing to boot, 651-652
   Sun SPARC systems, 662-670
      differences from Intel intallations, 665-668
      hardware, 662
      installing from serial console, 668
      SILO bootloader, 667
      system libraries, 665
   tasks immediately after, 73-77
   troubleshooting, 77-90
instruction-level debugging, 486
insufficient memory errors, 86
intall= option (LILO), 673
interactive HTML forms, 583-588
interface building tools, 498-501
internationalization of KDE desktop, 378
Internet
   CVS utility over, 509
   domain name, registering, 600
   mail feed, 600
   obtaining Linux from, 47-48
   Protocol (see IP)
   WWW (see World Wide Web)
interrupts file (/proc), 149
I/O
   addresses, 81
   checking addresses with /proc/ioports, 148
   memory-mapped, 84
ioports file, 148
IP (Internet Protocol), 516, 518, 524
   (see also TCP/IP)
IPC (interprocess communication), 622
IPC, System V, 414
ipppd daemon, 545
IRQ (interrupt request line), 81
ISDN, PPP over, 541-549
   configuring ISDN hardware, 542-545
   synchronous PPP, 545-548
   troubleshooting, 548
ISDN subsystem, 216
ISO 9660 filesystem, 162

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Java interpreter, 463
Java language, 18, 420, 462-468
   AWT (Abstract Window Toolkit), 465
   JVM (Java Virtual Machine), 463
   obtaining for Linux (JDK), 464
javac (Java compiler), 465, 467
JDK (Java Developers Kit), 464
JIT (Just-in-Time) compilers, 463
job control, 108
   cron utility for, 231-236
Joliet filesystem, 162
jump tables, 422
Just-in-Time (JIT) compilers, 463
JVM (Java Virtual Machine), 463

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K Development Environment (see KDE)
K menu, 375
<kbd> HTML tag, 581
kdbg debugger, 489
KDE (K Development Environment), 20, 356, 370-378, 616
   Alpha systems, 641
   configuring desktop, 376
   help system (kdehelp), 393
   installing, 372-374
   kghostview utility, 392
   kwm window manager, 372
kdeadmin package, 373
kdebase package, 373
kdegames package, 373
kdegraphics package, 373
kdehelp system, 393
kdelibs package, 373
.kdelink file, 376
kdemultimedia package, 373
kdenetwork package, 373
kdesupport package, 372
kdeutils package, 373
keepalive value (Samba), 404
kernel, 1, 4, 10-12
   backing up, 226
   boot messages, 138-140
   building, 211-219
      hardware and, 213
   IRQ configuration, 81
   LILO option, 676
   loadable device drivers, 219-223
   loading onto Alpha system, 639
   obtaining by FTP, 612
   obtaining sources for, 209-210
   panic message, 129
   patches for, 209-210
   PowerPC installations, 645
   rebuilding, 207-219
   tuning on Alpha systems, 640
   version numbers, 8, 208
kernel modules, 58
"kernel too big" error, 218
kerneld daemon, 223
keyboard shortcuts, 100-102
   fvwm bindings, 370
   key bindings, 297
keyword strings, 504
kfm browser, 561
kghostview utility, 392
kill command, 108, 121
kill ring, 291, 387
Kimball, Spencer, 617
KLyX package, 316
korganizer package, 373
ksh (Korn shell), 99
kwm window manager, 372

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label= option (LILO), 675
LAN (local area network), 514, 550
language for KDE, 378
languages (see programming languages)
lastlog file, 238
LATEX, 302
   (see also TEX)
ldconfig command, 197, 199
ldd utility, 196, 430
LDP (Linux Documentation Project), xv, 41, 609-610
ld.so.cache file, 197
ld.so.conf file, 197
less command, 97
less than (<)
   in HTML, 582
   shell, 105
lf variable (printcap), 249
<li> HTML tag, 579
/lib directory, 274
Libart engine for GNOME, 620
libc library, upgrading, 196-200
libnsl, 552
libraries
   programming, 421, 427
   shared, 274, 429
   Sun SPARC systems, 665
   upgrading, 196-200
LIBRARY_PATH environment variable, 430
licenses, 24, 47
   Netscape Navigator, 558
   X Window System, 331
LILO (Linux Loader), 57, 71, 88, 131-137
   boot and command options, 671-679
   configuring, 132-134
   removing, 137
   as secondary boot loader, 134
   specifying hard drive geometry, 83
lilo.conf file, 132
linefeed characters, 242, 255
linker, 421
links
   symbolic, 98
   Web, 556, 559, 574
Linux
   advantages of, xiii, 31-35
   booting up, 57-62, 87, 126, 128-137
   cost of (see cost of Linux)
   design and philosophy of, 26-31
   distributions
      installation differences, 70
   distributions of, 46-47
   documentation (see documentation)
   Documentation Project (see LDP)
   features of, 8-12
   hardware requirements, 35-40
   history of, xii, 4-6
   installing, 49-77
      Alpha systems, 629-631, 637-640
      Motorola 68000-series systems, 655-661
      Sun SPARC systems, 662-670
      tasks immediately after, 73-77
      troubleshooting, 77-90
   kernel (see kernel)
   partition requirements, 51-53
   performance of (see performance)
   shutting down, 77, 144-145
   single-user mode, 136, 145
   Software Map (LSM), 610
linux command, boot-time parameters, 58
Linux Journal, 42
Linux Magazine, 42
Linux/m68k, 655-661
   booting, 659
   hardware, 656
   partitions and filesystems, 660
   X Window System, 660
LinuxPPC, 642-654
   hardware, 643-644
   hardware concerns, 653-654
   kernel and library concerns, 645
   preparing to boot, 645-651
   Red Hat Installer, 651-652
LISP language, 468
list command (gdb), 473
list-faces-display command (Emacs), 389
listing files, 96
lists in HTML, 579
literal= option, 677
ln command, 98, 181, 199
loadable device drivers, 219-223
loadable module support, 214
loader= option (LILO), 675
loading modules automatically, 223
local bus architecture, 37
local directory, 119
lock parameter (linux), 59
locking files, 502
   Elm, 602
   (see also revision control)
logging in, 89, 92
   from terminals, 144
logical partitions, 50-51
Logical Unit Number (LUN), 60
.login file, 117
login prompt, 78, 93
Logitech mice, 343
logs
   printer error, 249
   rotating, 239
   system, 237-240
look-and-feel, GNOME desktop, 617
loopback address, 521, 524
Lout package, 245
lp# files, 241
lp command, 326
lp variable (printcap), 249
lpadmin command, 326
lpc utility, 255, 262-266, 325
lpd daemon, 240, 262-263, 269, 326
lpq command, 324
lpr command, 323
lprm command, 324
lpstat command, 326
lptest command, 262
lptest file, 241
lptest utility, 241
ls command, 96
LSM (Linux Software Map), 610
lsmod command, 222
LUN (Logical Unit Number), 60
Lynx browser, 561
LyX package, 316

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Macintosh emulator, 412
Macintosh, Linux on, 642-654
   hardware concerns, 653-654
   kernel and library concerns, 645
   preparing to boot, 645-651
   Red Hat Installer, 651-652
macros
   Emacs, 293
   make, 435
magic filters, printing, 256-258
Magic-Filter, 258
mail order, obtaining Linux via, 47
mail readers, 21, 294
mailing lists
   AlphaLinux, 634
   Linux documentation via, 42
main(), 467
major device number, 180
make clean program, 217
make config program, 211
make dep program, 217
make menuconfig program, 212
make program, 431-440, 495
make zImage command, 217
MAKEDEV script, 181
Makefile file, 202
makefiles, 431-440, 495
   shell commands in, 438
   syntax for, 434
makeinfo command, 314
man command, 74, 109
man directories, 309
MANPATH variable, 110
manual pages, 74, 109, 203
   Elm mailer, 605
   formatting with groff, 305
   writing with groff, 306
   X Window System and, 392
map file, 133
map= option (LILO), 673
marks, 283, 291
markup languages, 15
master boot record, 50
master boot record (MBR), 137
math coprocessor, 37, 58
math emulation, 213
Mattis, Peter, 617
mattrib utility, 408
max_scsi_luns= parameter (linux), 60
MBR (master boot record), 137
mcd= parameter (linux), 61
mcd utility, 409
mcopy utility, 409
mdel utility, 409
mdir utility, 409
mem= parameter (linux), 59, 136
meminfo file, 148
memory, xiv, 11, 175
   address, cannot access error, 480
   checking in /proc filesystem, 148
   Dosemu requirements, 413
   du command, 106
   fvwm requirements, 363
   hardware problems, 81
   hung system and, 79
   informing kernel of RAM, 136
   insufficient, 86
   Linux requirements, 37
   MTRR (Memory Type Range Register), 214
   out-of-memory errors, 79
   print jobs, 249
   removable storage devices, 40
   requirements for backups, 225
   shutting down improperly, 77
   variable storage address, 484
   violations, 476, 497
   virtual (see swap space)
   Wine emulator, 417
   X Window System requirements, 336
   (see also swap space)
memory-mapped I/O, 84
menu bar (Emacs), 387
menus, fvwm, 367
message= option (LILO), 673
messages
   error (see errors)
   kernel boot, 138-140
META-FAQ, Linux, 610
METAFONT system, 16
method attribute (HTML), 585
methods file, 597
metric values, 528
mformat utility, 409
mice, 39, 61
   Alpha systems and, 637
   LinuxPPC and, 653
microkernels, 11
Microsoft busmouse interface, 62
Microsoft Windows (see Windows operating systems)
MIDI (see audio)
Milo utility, 629, 635
   loading, 639-640
   miniloader limitations, 632
MIME types, 576
minicom teminal emulator, 537
minimal completion, 101
Minix (see history of Linux)
Minix filesystem, 4, 161
minor device number, 180
Mitsumi CD-ROM interfaces, 61
mkaliases command, 594
mkconfig file, 595
mkdir command, 95
mke2fs command, 69
mkfs command, 170-172
MkLinux, 644
mknod command, 180
mkswap command, 68, 177
mlabel utility, 409
mmd utility, 409
modems, 22, 40
   configuring PPP for, 534-541
   (see also telecommunications)
Modes option (XF86Config), 348
modprobe command, 221
modules, 219-223
   loading automatically, 223
   Perl (see Perl language)
modules package, 220
mogrify utility (ImageMagick), 321
monitors, 39, 343
monochrome server, 335
monolithic kernels, 11
monospaced fonts, 384
montage utility (ImageMagick), 320
more command, 97
Mosaic browser, 561
motherboard, Linux requirements, 36
Motif library, 498
Motorola 68000-series systems, 655-661
   booting Linux/m68k, 659
   hardware, 656
   partitions and filesystems, 660
   X Window System, 660
Motorola FirePower, 643
mount command, 75, 163-167, 396
mounting
   filesystems, 163-167, 550
      automatically, 168-170
   Windows directories, 398-400
   Windows-based partitions, 396-397
mounting filesystems, 75
"mount-point busy" error, 165
mouse
   Emacs and, 388
   fvwm, configuring for, 368
Mouse command (fvwm), 368
mouse file, 343
mousemode program, 653
Mozilla browser, 641
mrd utility, 409
mread utility, 409
mren utility, 409
MS-DOS, 22-23
   accessing Unix from (see Samba)
   booting, 133
   emulating, 23, 413-414
   filesystems/partitions, 159
      mounting, 396-397
      Mtools package, 408-409
   hard drive partition, 50
   MTools utilities, 408-409
   partitions/filesystems, 161
   starting instead of Linux, 88
MS-DOS Emulator, 23
msmouse= parameter (linux), 62
mt command, 228
MTA (mail transport agent), 588
mtools package, 23
MTools utilities, 408-409
MTRR (Memory Type Range Register), 214
mtype utility, 409
MUDs (multiuser dungeons), 24
multimedia, 7
multitasking, 9, 642
mwrite utility, 409
MX record, 600
mx variable (printcap), 249

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name attribute (HTML), 585
named daemon, 519, 525, 530
names
   domain (see DNS)
   drives and partitions, 62
   of files within /dev, 180
   hard disk with LinuxPPC, 648
   printer, 248
   serial devices, 535
navigating
   within Emacs, 288
   within vi, 277, 280
   the Web, 561
NCSA Mosaic, 561
nenscript utility, 256, 328-330
nested lists in HTML, 579
NET-4, 515, 523
NETBEUI protocol, 398
NetBIOS, 400
NetBSD, 34
netmask option, 528
Netscape Communicator, 559, 641
Netscape Messenger, 606
Netscape Navigator, 558-561
netstat command, 520, 532
NetWare for Linux 1.0, 17
network address, 516
networking, 10, 20-22
   building kernel, 215
   device support, 216
   hardware support, 40
   installing Linux on Alpha systems, 629
   mounting Windows directories, 398-400
networks, 7, 10
   addresses, 524
   Ethernet, 61, 522-533
   gateways, 519
   PPP, 21, 515, 522
      dial-up, 533-541
      over ISDN, 541-549
      synchronous PPP, 545
   SLIP, 21, 515, 522, 534
   subnetworking, 516
   TCP/IP, 514-533
   X System and (see X Window System)
   (see also TCP/IP)
networks file, 530
newalias command, 602
newgrp command, 154
newline characters, 242
news
   Linux documentation via, 42
   readers, 21, 295
   X Window System, 354
.newsrc file, 118
next command (gdb), 474, 486
nexti command (gdb), 487
NFS (Network File System), 7, 21, 550-554
NIS (Network Information Service), 550-554
nmbd daemon, 402, 407
nmblookup command, 402
"No such file or directory" error, 481
no387 parameter (linux), 58
noclobber option, 104
nodes, 310
no-htl parameter (linux), 59
noninitrd= option, 677
nonrewinding tape devices, 227
nrft# files, 227
nroff, 305
nsft# files, 227
NT (see Windows operating systems)
NTFS filesystems/partitions, 162
   mounting, 396-397
null file, 105, 235
numbered lists in HTML, 579
nvi editor, 276
NYS, 552

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object files, 421, 431
   (see also makefiles)
obtaining
   Dosemu, xdos emulators, 414
   GNOME, 624
   kernel sources, 209-210, 612
   Linux
      mail order (hard media), 47
      over Internet, 47, 48
   RZSZ package, 681
oclock program, 386
of variable (printcap), 250
offsets, superblock, 272
<ol> HTML tag, 579
old-GNOME project, 616
online help, 74
Open Source Software, 26-29
operating systems, 31-35
   booting wrong one, 88
   Linux's advantages over other, 31-35
optcd= parameter (linux), 61
Optics Storage Interface CD-ROM interfaces, 61
optimization
   LILO and, 132
optimization of code, 423, 426, 472
ORBs (Object Request Brokers), 622
OS/2, 131, 133-134
out-of-memory errors, 79
output
   cron utility, 235
   printing filters (see filters, printing)
   redirection, 104-106
Overwrite mode (Emacs), 299
overwriting files, 104, 224
ownership, file (see permissions)

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<p> HTML tag, 573
p2c translator, 469
packages, installing with RPM, 203-207
packages, Perl, 449
packets, 518
packing files (see archiving files; compression)
pager, fvwm, 364
pages
   blank printed, 269
   document, Ghostview and, 391
   length of, 250
   size (Ghostview), 391
   Web (see World Wide Web)
PAM (Pluggable Authentication Methods), 153
PAP (Password Authentication Protocol), 540
parallel port support, 215
partition= option (LILO), 673
partition table, 50
partitions/filesystems, 10, 50-55, 84
   building kernel and, 217
   creating, 69
   creating with fdisk (see fdisk utility)
   /etc/fstab file, 75-76
   filesystems on partitions, 171
   on hard-disk partitions, 171
   Linux requirements, 51-53
   Linux/m86k, 660
   LinuxPPC on Macintosh, 645
   Linux/SPARC systems, 667
   managing, 159-174
   mounting, 59, 163-167, 550
      automatically, 168-170
   names for, 62-68
   NFS (see NFS)
   repairing, 172-174, 272-273
   repartitioning, 53-55
   swap, 177
   swap partitions, 52, 67-68
      LinuxPPC installation, 649
      MS-DOS emulators, 413
      Wine emulator, 417
   types of, 159-162
   unmounting, 164
   virtual, 162
   Windows partitions (shares), 399
      mounting, 396-397
      MTools for DOS partitions, 408-409
      serving, 400
      sharing files with Linux, 395-411
      sharing programs with Linux, 411-418
pas16= parameter (linux), 60
Pascal language, 469
passwd command, 74, 93, 157-158
passwd file, 74, 150, 274
Password Authentication Protocol (PAP), 540
password= option (LILO), 674, 676
passwords, 89, 92-93, 150
   group, 154
   root, 128
   shadow passwords, 152
   Windows partitions (shares), 399
   Windows services, 406
pasting text, 381, 388
patch program, 210, 510
patches, 209
   applying, 210
   (see also upgrading)
patches, kernel, 209
patching files, 510-512
path, 107
   for man pages, 110
   include, 428
PATH_APPLET environment variable, 468
PATH_JAVA environment variable, 468
patterns
   rules for (make), 437
   search and replace (vi), 283
   searching and replace (Emacs), 293
PCI-bus devices, 214
PCMCIA Tools package, 36
pcomm package, 686
pdisk utility, 646
PDL (page description language), 244
percent sign (%) for job numbers, 108
performance, xiv
   AlphaLinux installation, 640
   Java programs, 463
   printer, 266
   rating tools, 489-493
period (see dot)
Perl language, 442-450
"permission denied" error, 86, 89, 163
permissions, 89, 111-116
   denied during booting, 79
   device, 181
   filesystems as read-only, 163
   print services, 259-261, 269
   Windows files, 405
Philips CD-ROM interfaces, 61
philosophy of Linux, 26-31
phony targets, 433
pipe (|), 105
pixel graphics, 411
PixmapPath command (fvwm), 366
pl variable (printcap), 250
platform independence, 463
Plug-and-Play support, 215
Pluggable Authentication Methods (PAM), 153
pointing devices, 39, 61
   Alpha systems and, 637
   LinuxPPC and, 653
Point-to-Point Protocol (see PPP)
port address, 517
port numbers, httpd, 567
portability, 9
POST method, 585
postmaster, 592, 596
PostScript, 244
   Ghostview and, 390
   nenscript and (see nenscript)
   TeX and (see TeX)
POVRAY program, 323
PowerBook trackpads with LinuxPPC, 653
poweroff command, 77
PowerPC computers, Linux on, 642-654
   hardware concerns, 653-654
   kernel and library concerns, 645
   preparing to boot, 645-651
   Red Hat Installer, 651-652
PowerSTACK, 643
PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol), 21, 515, 522
   configuring DNS, 539
   dial-up, 533-541
   over ISDN, 541-549
      configuring ISDN hardware, 542-545
      synchronous PPP, 545-548
      troubleshooting, 548
   troubleshooting configuration, 540
pppd daemon, 534, 537
<pre> HTML tag, 581
prefix keys, rebinding, 298
preformatted text, 581
PReP (PowerPC Reference Platform), 643
prerequisites, 431
primary mailer, 594, 596
primary partitions, 51
print command (gdb), 475, 482
print spool, 323, 326-328
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ISBN:
9781565924697
Author:
Welsh, Matthew
Author:
Dalheimer, Matthias Kalle
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Kaufman, Lar
Author:
Welsh, Matt
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
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Sebastopol, CA
Subject:
Operating Systems - UNIX
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
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Computers
Subject:
Operating Systems - LINUX
Subject:
Operating systems
Subject:
Linux
Subject:
Unix (Operating system).
Subject:
Computer Books And Software
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Computer operating systems
Subject:
Computer Books: Operating Systems
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Linux operating system
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General Computers
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3rd ed.
Edition Description:
Third Edition
Series:
Running
Series Volume:
00-486
Publication Date:
19990811
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
760
Dimensions:
9.19 x 7 x 1.34 in 2.37 lb

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