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Fedora 7 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bible [Unknown Binding]

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15 Oct 2007 Bible
For a home desktop or a business server, here′s all the Linux you need Fedora 7 contains thousands of the latest Linux software projects. The Fedora 7 merge of Fedora Core and Extras software on our special DVD means that you get the most complete Fedora installation set available. The included Fedora 7 desktop live CD can be run live, and then installed to your hard disk. In all, you get the latest Linux desktop, server, and systems administration software and instruction, so you can learn skills that scale up to professional, commercial–quality Linux systems. Configure Fedora or Red Hat Enterprise Linux to: ∗ Explore your computer or the Internet from GNOME(r) and KDE(r) desktops ∗ Manage and use documents, spreadsheets, presentations, music, and images ∗ Draw from online software repositories with Package Manager and Package Updater ∗ Build an Internet server with e–mail, Web, DNS, FTP, and database services ∗ Secure your computer with firewalls, password protection, and SELinux Try out cutting edge Fedora 7 features: ∗ Boot up the first official Fedora 7 desktop live CD to try before you install ∗ Play with the latest 3D–desktop technology with AIGLX and Compiz ∗ Run virtualized versions of Fedora on your desktop, using KVM and QEMU What′s on the DVD and CD–ROM? ∗ Install complete Fedora 7 (8GB) from DVD ∗ Boot Fedora 7 desktop live CD, and then install its contents to your hard drive Open for more! ∗ Play with 3D animation and applets on the desktop ∗ Find ten cool things to do with Fedora ∗ Run a Fedora 7 quick install System Requirements: Please see the Preface and Appendix A for details and complete system requirements. Engage 3D acceleration and play with desktop applets Navigating your Fedora desktop has more bling when you enable 3D–hardware acceleration with AIGLX and the Compiz window manager. Adding desktop applets can bring more fun and function to your Fedora desktop as well. Play with 3D desktop animations Experimental 3D software lets you rotate workspaces on a 3D cube, choose 3D minimalize effects, and set 3D fade effects. Add fun and function to the desktop Use personalized applets, backgrounds, themes, and icons to turn your Fedora desktop into a workspace that is all your own.
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  • Unknown Binding: 1152 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc (Computers) (15 Oct 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470226684
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470226681
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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For a home desktop or a business server, here′s all the Linux you need Fedora 7 contains thousands of the latest Linux software projects. The Fedora 7 merge of Fedora Core and Extras software on our special DVD means that you get the most complete Fedora installation set available. The included Fedora 7 desktop live CD can be run live, and then installed to your hard disk. In all, you get the latest Linux desktop, server, and systems administration software and instruction, so you can learn skills that scale up to professional, commercial–quality Linux systems. Configure Fedora or Red Hat Enterprise Linux to: Explore your computer or the Internet from GNOME® and KDE® desktops Manage and use documents, spreadsheets, presentations, music, and images Draw from online software repositories with Package Manager and Package Updater Build an Internet server with e–mail, Web, DNS, FTP, and database services Secure your computer with firewalls, password protection, and SELinux Try out cutting edge Fedora 7 features: Boot up the first official Fedora 7 desktop live CD to try before you install Play with the latest 3D–desktop technology with AIGLX and Compiz Run virtualized versions of Fedora on your desktop, using KVM and QEMU What′s on the DVD and CD–ROM? Install complete Fedora 7 (8GB) from DVD Boot Fedora 7 desktop live CD, and then install its contents to your hard drive Open for more! Play with 3D animation and applets on the desktop Find ten cool things to do with Fedora Run a Fedora 7 quick install System Requirements: Please see the Preface and Appendix A for details and complete system requirements. Engage 3D acceleration and play with desktop applets Navigating your Fedora desktop has more bling when you enable 3D–hardware acceleration with AIGLX and the Compiz window manager. Adding desktop applets can bring more fun and function to your Fedora desktop as well. Play with 3D desktop animations Experimental 3D software lets you rotate workspaces on a 3D cube, choose 3D minimalize effects, and set 3D fade effects. Add fun and function to the desktop Use personalized applets, backgrounds, themes, and icons to turn your Fedora desktop into a workspace that is all your own. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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By Bogdan
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It does exactly what it says on the tin. 10 out of10. Easy to read and packed with important, day to day information. I have used ideas from this book at home and work.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Killer! 30 Oct 2007
By Casey M. Wise - Published on Amazon.com
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Came right on time. Live CD and Installation DVD are great. This was my first attempt at Linux on the desktop in 10 years and this book was great from the beginner's aspect and as I progress through understanding more it's become a great aid when I opt to read away from the computer.
5.0 out of 5 stars Lot of info 28 Feb 2008
By C. Hall - Published on Amazon.com
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Have not read cover-cover but has a lot of information, very thorough. I'm not sure if it would be a Linux learning tool but if you want to know the nuances of Fedora 7 this is the book for you
3.0 out of 5 stars Good Reference but lacking on system configuration, installation, and troubleshooting. 13 Dec 2007
By Larry Scott - Published on Amazon.com
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I bought this book thinking I could install Fedora 7 from the CD and learn Fedora/Linux from the book. I was wrong. The book has many pages on how to install Fedora, but tends to rehash the same information over and over.

When I attempted to use the enclosed CD to load Fedora on my PC, I received error messages that my video card had 'driver errors' and my mouse was not configured correctly. This seemed like a resonable/normal sort of error (although my video card and PS2 mouse are not that old) yet, I found the book no help when it came to installation troubleshooting and configuation file settings. I ended up downloading and installing Fedora from the Fedora.org website.

Despite the poor installation section, the rest of the book does contain good reference material on using Fedora once your system is up and running.
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