by Michael W. Lucas
July 2003, 528 pp.
This book is currently out of stock, but the ebook is still available
This straightforward, practical, and complete guide to mastering the powerful and complex OpenBSD operating system, is for the experienced UNIX user who wants to add OpenBSD to his or her repertoire. The author assumes a knowledge of basic UNIX commands, design, and permissions. The book takes you through the intricacies of the platform and teaches how to manage your system, offering friendly explanations, background information, troubleshooting suggestions, and copious examples throughout.
About the Author
Michael W. Lucas is a network engineer with extensive experience with intra-office and nationwide networks. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Absolute BSD and Cisco Routers for the Desperate. Lucas has worked with Cisco devices since 1995 and is currently responsible for a high-availability Cisco-based network.
Table of Contents
Ch 0: Introduction
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