By Michael W. Lucas

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The definitive consultant to OpenBSD

Foreword by means of Henning Brauer, OpenBSD PF Developer

OpenBSD, the stylish, hugely safe Unix-like working approach, is typical because the foundation for severe DNS servers, routers, firewalls, and extra. This long-awaited moment variation of Absolute OpenBSD continues writer Michael Lucas's trademark elementary and sensible technique that readers have loved for years. You'll examine the intricacies of the platform, the technical info at the back of definite layout judgements, and most sensible practices, with bits of humor sprinkled all through. This variation has been thoroughly up to date for OpenBSD 5.3, together with new assurance of OpenBSD's boot method, safety features like W^X and ProPolice, and complex networking techniques.

You'll find out how to:
* deal with community site visitors with VLANs, trunks, IPv6, and the PF packet filter
* Make software program administration quickly and potent utilizing the ports and applications system
* supply clients simply the entry they wish with teams, sudo, and chroots
* Configure OpenBSD's safe implementations of SNMP, DHCP, NTP, sensors, and more
* customise the install and improve tactics in your community and undefined, or construct a customized OpenBSD release

Whether you're a brand new consumer searching for an entire advent to OpenBSD or an skilled sysadmin searching for a refresher, Absolute OpenBSD, 2d Edition provide you with every thing you want to grasp the intricacies of the world's safest working system.

"The definitive e-book on OpenBSD will get a long-overdue refresh."

-Theo de Raadt, OpenBSD Founder

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