How Linux Works
What Every Superuser Should KnoweBook - 2004
How Linux Works describes the inside of the Linux system for systems administrators, whether they maintain an extensive network in the office or one Linux box at home. After a guided tour of filesystems, the boot sequence, system management basics, and networking, author Brian Ward delves into topics such as development tools, custom kernels, and buying hardware. With a mixture of background theory and real-world examples, this book shows both how to administer Linux, and why each particular technique works, so that you will know how to make Linux work for you.
Publisher: San Francisco : No Starch Press, 2004
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xvi, 347,  pages)