This comprehensive introductory text provides an overview of Linux installation and usage, working with the BASH shell, comprehension, backup and package management. The book covers common networking tools and services building a solid foundation of knowledge of the Linux operating system. The first half of the book gives a brief overview of Linux origins and features, followed by detailed installation instructions, and comprehensive coverage of file system types, management and administration. The latter half of the book focuses on more advanced topics such as advanced installation, working with the BASH Shell and X-Windows, system administration and troubleshooting tips. Mapping completely to the Linux+ exam, the reader will find that Linux+ In Depth provides thorough preparation for the exam.
Author: Jason W. Eckert