Linux Journal Contents #92, December 2001
Linux System Administration A User's Guide
by Marcel Gagné
A little advice on passwords from the chef.
Building an E-mail Virus Detection System for Your Network
by Dave Jones
Jones gives a great example of a homegrown virus protection system.
Guard Against Data Loss with Mondo Rescue
by Hugo Rabson
Looking for an easy open-source backup method?
Webmin: Good for Guru and Newbie Alike
by Dirk J. Elmendorf
Get started with this feature-full administration interface.
LaTeX2HTML: Publish Science to the Web
by Michael Yuan
Tailoring math-intensive documents to fit the Internet.
Editors' Choice Awards
Fame and glory to the winners!
Kernel Korner About LinuxBIOS
by Eric Biederman
At the Forge Enterprise JavaBeans
by Reuven M. Lerner
Cooking with Linux Lighter Admin Fare with Depth
by Marcel Gagné
Paranoid Penguin syslog Configuration
by Mick Bauer
GFX Mainstream Linux
by Robin Rowe
Focus on Software
No Longer Easy for Sys Admins
by David A. Bandel
Focus on Embedded Systems
A Walk on the Embedded Side of LinuxWorld
by Rick Lehrbaum
by Lawrence Rosen
Linux for Suits
The Triumph of Stuff that Matters
by Doc Searls
The HP SureStore Ultrium 230 Tape Drive
by Tanner Andrews
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- The Humble Hacker?
- Server Hardening
- Download "Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite: Measuring Business Impact and ROI"
- The Death of RoboVM
- EnterpriseDB's EDB Postgres Advanced Server and EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager
- The US Government and Open-Source Software
- ACI Worldwide's UP Retail Payments
- Open-Source Project Secretly Funded by CIA
- Varnish Software's Hitch
- New Container Image Standard Promises More Portable Apps
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