[Wolves] Linux sys admin learning.

Andy Wootton andy.wootton at wyrley.demon.co.uk
Thu Apr 6 13:46:04 BST 2006

>>1.Samba is a must.
>>2.Email server.  setup, maintenance
>>3.Firewall.  Smoothwall done try IpCop.
>>4.Nfs server
>>5.ssh server
>>6.lamp server
>>8.mysql database
>>10. Security (firewall, patching, upgrades, locking down)
>>11. Logging / Fixing stuff that's broken
>>12. Network monitoring (Nagios/OpenNMS)
>>13. Databases ( not everyone uses mysql )
>>14. Active Directory / LDAP / etc.
>>15. Installation / configuration of $random_bits_of_software
>>16. Backups
The only 'official' Linux boxes at work run
17. DNS
18. Web proxy caching (probably Squid)
19. Clusters (for parallel numerical analysis)

More information about the Wolves mailing list