Linux+ (XK0-001)

linux-mail-servers-fedora

# Installing Fedora 10 Fedora 10 is the exiting new release of a community-oriented free operating system based on Linux. This is the second release under the administration of Paul Frields, the new project leader, whose main goal is to make it easier for new members to join the community ...

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Linex+ Troubleshooting

In order to make troubleshooting as easy as possible, you should always use an organized methodology. Using simple best practices will do just that. Best practices The best tip when it comes to troubleshooting best practices is to document all of your operations. This will prove helpful in critical situation ...

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Linux+ System Maintenance

System Maintenance In order to keep your Linux system running smoothly, it is vital to maintain it properly. Disk Maintenance To create partitions, you use fdisk or mkfs. To verify disk integrity, use the fsck command. Scheduling jobs You use the cron command to schedule tasks. Make sure you know ...

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Linux+ Aministration

As with any other operating system, administration efforts are necessary for any linux system. These include the following tasks: User Management Linux is a multi user environment which means it is optimized to receive multiple user sessions at the same time (many people can connect and interact with the system ...

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Linux+ (XK0-002) Configuration

Configuration Now that your Linux installation is done and verified, let’s take a look at further customization. Configuring your Xwindows No matter what desktop environment you chose, it is most likely that it will use the Xwindows architecture. This is why you should know how to reconfigure your Xwindows using ...

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Linux+ Study Guide (XK0-002) Installation

Installation Media Linux installation can be done using a variety of different media. Each installation method has different pros and cons depending on the environment you have. Here are some examples: * Boot disk: The boot disk or boot floppy is generally not an installation technique by itself. You will ...

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Linux+ (XK0-002) Planning the Implementation

Linux Uses Linux is a pretty flexible operating system. Although it has got a lot of credibility over the years as a stable server platform, it is also an excellent desktop platform. Databases, mail servers as well as many appliances can be installed. Choosing the right hardware and applications is ...

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Linux+ (XK0-002) Concepts

What is Linux? Linux is a 32 bit open source operating system. It is based on the very popular Unix operating system and it’s code is freely available (thus explaining the “open source” label as opposed to closed source where the code is not available freely). Linux is often referred ...

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