A fast-paced guide to customizing and performing upgrades to Linuxon a network
In order to fulfill Linux's promise of delivering speed,efficiency, and reliability to a network, you must be able toproperly customize and perform upgrades on this operating system.Updated to reflect all the recent changes to the core Linux kernelup through version 2.4, this new edition of the McKinnons' popularbook gets you quickly up to speed on everything you need to know tocustomize and upgrade your Linux systems. Following the highlysuccessful approach that the McKinnons have refined during theiryears as professional trainers, this accessible guide takes youstep-by-step through the decisions and procedures required tocustomize Linux and make use of the many available upgrades.
This book shows you how to:
Install Linux on an IDE or SCSI/RAID system
Install Linux using NFS
Configure the video and monitor performance
Upgrade the kernel using RPM packages