[TUHS] Question about Unix adminstration
sj at sdf.org
Tue Oct 26 05:20:30 AEST 2021
joseph turco <italian.pepe.32 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I was wondering if there exists a book on Unix administration, specifically
> for v7. I have the Unix programmers book already.
Introducing the UNIX System, (c) 1983, ISBN 0-07-045001-3
by Henry McGilton and Rachel Morgan
The book covers V7 and is a general intro to UNIX.
It has one chapter on administration near the end
of the book. It covers very basic stuff:
* setting the date
* users and groups, su command
* file systems (mkfs, mount, umount, fsck, icheck, ncheck)
* adding devices (mknod)
* dump, restor, tar
Overall though this is still a great book on UNIX in general,
even today. Great tutorials on ed, sed, ex, vi, nroff/troff,
and ms macros make it worthwhile to own.
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