This book takes readers through the intricacies of the OpenBSD platform, and teaches them how to manage the system with friendly explanations, background information, troubleshooting suggestions, and copious examples.
This straightforward, practical, and complete guide to mastering the powerful and complex OpenBSD operating system, is for the experienced UNIX user who wants to add OpenBSD to his or her repertoire. The author assumes a knowledge of basic UNIX commands, design, and permissions. The book takes you through the intricacies of the platform and teaches how to manage your system, offering friendly explanations, background information, troubleshooting suggestions, and copious examples throughout.
About the Author
Michael W. Lucas, author of Absolute BSD, has been working with BSD-based operating systems since the late 1980s. His column, “Big Scary Daemons,” for the O'Reilly Report is in its third year. He has worked for several years as a consultant specializing in security, intrusion response, and network management.