O'Reilly logo

Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 18 Edition by Richard Petersen

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 15

image

System Administration

  • Administrative tools
  • Superuser control: the root user
  • PolicyKit
  • Date and time
  • Users and groups
  • Bluetooth
  • Managing services
  • File system access
  • Editing configuration files directly
  • Backup Management: Deja-Dup

To make effective use of your Fedora Linux system, you must know how to configure certain features and services. Administrative operations such as adding users and installing software can be performed with user-friendly system tools. This chapter discusses basic system administration operations that you need to get your system up and running, as well as to perform basic maintenance such as adding new users. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required