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Part V. Servers

This part discusses various topics related to servers such as how to set up a Web server or share files and directories over the network.

Table of Contents

11. DHCP Servers
11.1. Why Use DHCP?
11.2. Configuring a DHCP Server
11.2.1. Configuration File
11.2.2. Lease Database
11.2.3. Starting and Stopping the Server
11.2.4. DHCP Relay Agent
11.3. Configuring a DHCP Client
11.4. Configuring a Multihomed DHCP Server
11.4.1. Host Configuration
11.5. DHCP for IPv6 (DHCPv6)
11.6. Additional Resources
11.6.1. Installed Documentation
12. DNS Servers
12.1. Introduction to DNS
12.1.1. Nameserver Zones
12.1.2. Nameserver Types
12.1.3. BIND as a Nameserver
12.2. BIND
12.2.1. Configuring the named Service
12.2.2. Editing Zone Files
12.2.3. Using the rndc Utility
12.2.4. Using the dig Utility
12.2.5. Advanced Features of BIND
12.2.6. Common Mistakes to Avoid
12.2.7. Additional Resources
13. Web Servers
13.1. The Apache HTTP Server
13.1.1. New Features
13.1.2. Notable Changes
13.1.3. Updating the Configuration
13.1.4. Running the httpd Service
13.1.5. Editing the Configuration Files
13.1.6. Working with Modules
13.1.7. Setting Up Virtual Hosts
13.1.8. Setting Up an SSL Server
13.1.9. Additional Resources
14. Mail Servers
14.1. Email Protocols
14.1.1. Mail Transport Protocols
14.1.2. Mail Access Protocols
14.2. Email Program Classifications
14.2.1. Mail Transport Agent
14.2.2. Mail Delivery Agent
14.2.3. Mail User Agent
14.3. Mail Transport Agents
14.3.1. Postfix
14.3.2. Sendmail
14.3.3. Fetchmail
14.3.4. Mail Transport Agent (MTA) Configuration
14.4. Mail Delivery Agents
14.4.1. Procmail Configuration
14.4.2. Procmail Recipes
14.5. Mail User Agents
14.5.1. Securing Communication
14.6. Additional Resources
14.6.1. Installed Documentation
14.6.2. Useful Websites
14.6.3. Related Books
15. Directory Servers
15.1. OpenLDAP
15.1.1. Introduction to LDAP
15.1.2. Installing the OpenLDAP Suite
15.1.3. Configuring an OpenLDAP Server
15.1.4. Running an OpenLDAP Server
15.1.5. Configuring a System to Authenticate Using OpenLDAP
15.1.6. Additional Resources
16. File and Print Servers
16.1. Samba
16.1.1. Introduction to Samba
16.1.2. Samba Daemons and Related Services
16.1.3. Connecting to a Samba Share
16.1.4. Configuring a Samba Server
16.1.5. Starting and Stopping Samba
16.1.6. Samba Server Types and the smb.conf File
16.1.7. Samba Security Modes
16.1.8. Samba Account Information Databases
16.1.9. Samba Network Browsing
16.1.10. Samba with CUPS Printing Support
16.1.11. Samba Distribution Programs
16.1.12. Additional Resources
16.2. FTP
16.2.1. The File Transfer Protocol
16.2.2. FTP Servers
16.2.3. Files Installed with vsftpd
16.2.4. Starting and Stopping vsftpd
16.2.5. vsftpd Configuration Options
16.2.6. Additional Resources
16.3. Printer Configuration
16.3.1. Starting the Printer Configuration Tool
16.3.2. Starting Printer Setup
16.3.3. Adding a Local Printer
16.3.4. Adding an AppSocket/HP JetDirect printer
16.3.5. Adding an IPP Printer
16.3.6. Adding an LPD/LPR Host or Printer
16.3.7. Adding a Samba (SMB) printer
16.3.8. Selecting the Printer Model and Finishing
16.3.9. Printing a test page
16.3.10. Modifying Existing Printers
16.3.11. Additional Resources