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Ubuntu Unleashed 2017 Edition is filled with unique and advanced information for everyone who wants to make the most of the Ubuntu Linux operating system, including the latest in Ubuntu mobile development. This new edition has been thoroughly updated by a long-time Ubuntu community leader to reflect the exciting new Ubuntu 16.10 and the forthcoming Ubuntu 17.04 and 17.08. Helmke presents up-to-the-minute introductions to Ubuntu’s key productivity and Web development tools, programming languages, hardware support, and more. This book will now be part of CUPs (the Content Update Program).
Former Ubuntu Forum administrator Matthew Helmke covers all you need to know about Ubuntu 16.10 installation, configuration, productivity, multimedia, development, system administration, server operations, networking, virtualization, security, DevOps, and more–including intermediate-to-advanced techniques you won’t find in any other book. Helmke presents up-to-the-minute introductions to Ubuntu’s key productivity and Web development tools, programming languages, hardware support, and more. You’ll find new or improved coverage of Ubuntu’s Unity interface, various types of servers, software repositories, database options, virtualization and cloud services, development tools, monitoring, troubleshooting, Ubuntu’s push into mobile and other touch screen devices, and much more.
DVD includes the full Ubuntu 16.10 distribution for 64 bit computers (most desktop and notebooks systems today) as well as the complete LibreOffice office suite and hundreds of additional programs and utilities.
Part I Installation and Configuration
1 Installing Ubuntu and Post-Installation Configuration
2 Background Information and Resources
Part II Desktop Ubuntu
3 Working with Unity
4 On the Internet
5 Productivity Applications
6 Multimedia Applications
7 Other Ubuntu Interfaces
Part III System Administration
9 Managing Software
10 Command-Line Quickstart
11 Command-Line Master Class
12 Managing Users
13 Automating Tasks and Shell Scripting
14 The Boot Process
15 System-Monitoring Tools
16 Backing Up
18 Remote Access with SSH and Telnet
19 Securing Your Machines
20 Performance Tuning
21 Kernel and Module Management
Part IV Ubuntu as a Server
22 Sharing Files and Printers
23 Apache Web Server Management
24 Nginx Web Server Management
25 Other Http Servers
26 Remote File Serving with FTP
27 Handling Email
28 Proxying, Reverse Proxying, and Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
29 Administering Relational Database Services
30 NoSQL Databases
31 Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
32 Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP)
33 Virtualization on Ubuntu
34 Ubuntu in the Cloud
35 Managing Sets of Servers
36 Name Serving with the Domain Name System (DNS)
Part V Programming Linux
37 Opportunistic Development
38 Helping with Ubuntu Development
39 Helping with Ubuntu Testing and QA
40 C/C++ Programming Tools for Ubuntu
40 Using Other Popular Programming Languages
42 Beginning Mobile Development for Android
43 Developing for Ubuntu Mobile/Touch
1 Using Perl
2 Using Python
3 Using PHP
Kick Starter for Ubuntu 17.04
Kick Starter for Ubuntu 17.10