IN THIS CHAPTER
Introducing Ubuntu Linux
Finding Ubuntu resources
Learning quick and powerful commands
Referencing useful utilities
Working as Linux gurus do
Whether you make extensive use of Ubuntu Linux at work every day, or just putter around with it once in a while, a book that presents efficient and comprehensive ways to maintain, monitor, secure, and enhance Ubuntu can be an invaluable resource.
Ubuntu Linux Toolbox, Second Edition is that resource.
Ubuntu Linux Toolbox, Second Edition is aimed primarily at power users and systems administrators. To give you what you need, I will show you how to quickly find and install software for Ubuntu, as well as how to update, maintain, and monitor the health and security of your system. In short, I will show you the most efficient ways of using Ubuntu by working with some of the powerful tools that are at your fingertips.
The goal of this book is to pack as much useful information as possible into a small package that you can carry around with you. To that end, I describe: