From the Back Cover
If you're considering making the switch to Linux - or if you already have - this task-oriented reference, accompanied by IDG's new UNLIMITED EDITION Web site model, will keep on giving you the answers you need to make the most of this open source operating system.
Whether you're running Linux on a single PC or an entire network, user-friendly chapters on topics such as customising your desktop, running applications, automating system tasks, connecting to the Internet, and managing client workstations, make it easy to meet every Linux challenge.
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About the Author
has been working with UNIX systems, the Internet, and (more recently) Linux systems for nearly two decades. Over that time, Chris worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories, UNIX System Laboratories, and Novell helping to develop the UNIX operating system. Features from many of the UNIX projects Chris worked on at AT&T have found their way into Red Hat and other Linux systems.
During the past few years, Chris has written several books on UNIX and the Internet, including the Internet Explorer 4 Bible and Netscape Plug–ins for Dummies for IDG Books Worldwide. He also co–authored several books for Que Corporation, including the Complete Idiot′s Guide to Networking (second edition) and Using UNIX(second edition). Chris′ other writings include articles for Internet World, NetWare Connection, and Visual Developer magazines.
At home, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife Sheree, and his boys, Caleb and Seth. His hobbies include soccer, singing, exercising with Sheree, and hiking the Wasatch mountains near his home in Salt Lake City, UT.