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You can also use this window to cause Ubuntu to download and install security updates automatically. ◆ If you do not have an Internet connection, you can use the Software Sources window to set up the DVD included with this book as a software repository. You can then install any software packages that Ubuntu supports from this repository. ◆ Based on how you set up updates in the Software Sources window, the Update Manager window appears on the desktop to let you know when software updates are available.

Explains how to set up and use a MySQL relational database. • Describes how to set up and use a DHCP server either by itself or from firestarter. Programming • Provides a chapter on the Perl programming language and a full chapter covering shell programming using bash, including many examples. xlv xlvi Preface Details Chapter 1 Chapter 1 presents a brief history of Linux and explains some of the features that make it a cutting-edge operating system. The “Conventions Used in This Book” (page 19) section details the typefaces and terminology used in this book.

Chapter1 1 1 2 Chapter 1 Welcome to Linux Linux kernel The Linux kernel was developed by Finnish undergraduate student Linus Torvalds, who used the Internet to make the source code immediately available to others for free. 01 in September 1991. The new operating system came together through a lot of hard work. Programmers around the world were quick to extend the kernel and develop other tools, adding functionality to match that already found in both BSD UNIX and System V UNIX (SVR4) as well as new functionality.

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