By Linda McKinnon

A no-nonsense consultant for IT professionals

While Linux owners promise velocity, potency, and reliability, it is the IT execs who needs to bring on that promise. up to date to mirror the entire contemporary alterations to Linux model 2.4, this re-creation of the McKinnons' renowned consultant will get method directors and engineers fast in control on every little thing they should recognize to customise and improve their Linux structures. From swap-space suggestions, disk walls, and deploy, via printer and video machine configuration and fitting and upgrading the Linux kernel, this consultant follows the hugely profitable, classroom-tested method that the McKinnons have subtle in the course of their years as expert trainers.

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