The Linux Networking Overview HOWTO

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The purpose of this document is to give an overview of the networking capabilities of the Linux Operating System and to provide pointers for further information and implementation details.

1. Introduction

2. Linux.

  • 2.1 What is Linux?
  • 2.2 What makes Linux different?

3. Networking protocols

4. Networking hardware supported

5. File Sharing and Printing

6. Internet/Intranet

7. Remote execution of applications

  • 7.1 Telnet
  • 7.2 Remote commands
  • 7.3 The X Window System
  • 7.4 VNC

8. Network Interconnection

9. Network Management

  • 9.1 Network management applications
  • 9.2 SNMP

10. Enterprise Linux Networking

  • 10.1 High Availability
  • 10.2 RAID
  • 10.3 Redundant networking

11. Sources of Information

12. Document history

13. Acknowledgements and disclaimer

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