Slackware Linux is a Linux distribution originally
created by Patrick Volkerding of Slackware Linux, Inc. of
Slackware is one of the oldest Linux distributions,
and the oldest still being maintained.
Product Description: This Book in designed to get you started with Slackware Linux operating system. It`s not meant to cover every single aspect of the distribution, but rather to show what it is capable of and give you a basic working knowledge of the system.
Product Description: Slackware Linux is one of the oldest and most widely-used distributions of the “people’s operating system.” No longer just the domain of computer geeks, Slackware Linux 7.0 comes with a suite of powerful features including office utilities, multimedia programs, Internet and Web applications, and a ton of cool games. Nowadays, Slackware is commonly used for a number of purposes, such as Web servers, news servers, computing labs, and software development. Some people use Slackware to create Web pages, and surf the Internet.
Whether you’re new to the open source revolution or you’ve worked with another Linux distribution, Slackware Linux For Dummies is your total guide to understanding and getting the most out of this popular Linux distribution. Packed with plain-English explanations and timesaving tips, this fun, easy guide shows you step-by-step how to:
Install Slackware Linux on your pc
Work with files and directories
Navigate the GNOME and KDE interfaces
Get hooked up to the Internet
Manipulate X Windows settings
Supercharge Linux performance
Troubleshoot common problems
Certified Linux Administrator Paul Gallegos gets you on track with the knowledge and skills you need to get the most out of Slackware Linux. Among other things you’ll discover what you need to know about:
Installing Slackware and reconfiguring your system
Using shells, files and directories, text editors, and other Slackware basics
Setting up your desktop with X Windows
Setting up an Internet connection, Web browsing, and email
Controlling and directing data
Fine tuning your Slackware system
As an added bonus, Slackware Linux For Dummies comes with a CD-ROM featuring:
Slackware Linux 7, including Linux Kernel 2.213 for compatibility with all the latest Linux software
GNOME and KDE desktop environments
Complete video display support with Xfree86 3.3.5
Ready to declare your independence from Windows and go open source? Slackware Linux For Dummies gets you on track with everything you need to know to set up a Slackware operating system on your pc.
A must have for Linux users. All proceeds go to Sophie's Circle a non profit animal welfare org.
Product Description: A complete Linux guide touches on everything from installation through advanced programming and networking and includes coverage of PPP and guidance on setting up and administering an Internet site. Original. (Advanced).
Linux 4 6 System Administration for Beginners Ubuntu Debian Fedora Centos Suse Slackware Explained
Product Description: This book is intended to be a basic introduction to Linux system administration. It is not intended to be an encyclopedic reference; it is designed to introduce the Linux system to you, and equip you with basic skills to manage and run your own systems. You will learn to use Linux 4.6, the latest version of the Linux operating system. The goal is to get you used to working in a Linux-like way rather than teaching you every possible command or technique.
Product Description: SlackWare Linux 4 Unleashed shows you how to install, configure, and manage the latest version of SlackWare Linux. The book provides expert advice on installation and configuration, programming, administration and networking. It also provides wisdom and insights on how to control some of the more difficult-to-use aspects of SlackWare, like integrating SlackWare into Microsoft networks. Everything you need to know to use Slackware to set up an Internet site is covered. SlackWare Linux 4 Unleashed will also have coverage of working with open-source databases, and will cover programming in several languages and shells in detail.
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