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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

10. DHCP Servers
10.1. Why Use DHCP?
10.2. Configuring a DHCP Server
10.2.1. Configuration File
10.2.2. Lease Database
10.2.3. Starting and Stopping the Server
10.2.4. DHCP Relay Agent
10.3. Configuring a DHCP Client
10.4. Configuring a Multihomed DHCP Server
10.4.1. Host Configuration
10.5. DHCP for IPv6 (DHCPv6)
10.6. Additional Resources
10.6.1. Installed Documentation
11. DNS Servers
11.1. Introduction to DNS
11.1.1. Nameserver Zones
11.1.2. Nameserver Types
11.1.3. BIND as a Nameserver
11.2. BIND
11.2.1. Configuring the named Service
11.2.2. Editing Zone Files
11.2.3. Using the rndc Utility
11.2.4. Using the dig Utility
11.2.5. Advanced Features of BIND
11.2.6. Common Mistakes to Avoid
11.2.7. Additional Resources
12. Web Servers
12.1. The Apache HTTP Server
12.1.1. New Features
12.1.2. Notable Changes
12.1.3. Updating the Configuration
12.1.4. Running the httpd Service
12.1.5. Editing the Configuration Files
12.1.6. Working with Modules
12.1.7. Setting Up Virtual Hosts
12.1.8. Setting Up an SSL Server
12.1.9. Additional Resources
13. Mail Servers
13.1. Email Protocols
13.1.1. Mail Transport Protocols
13.1.2. Mail Access Protocols
13.2. Email Program Classifications
13.2.1. Mail Transport Agent
13.2.2. Mail Delivery Agent
13.2.3. Mail User Agent
13.3. Mail Transport Agents
13.3.1. Postfix
13.3.2. Sendmail
13.3.3. Fetchmail
13.3.4. Mail Transport Agent (MTA) Configuration
13.4. Mail Delivery Agents
13.4.1. Procmail Configuration
13.4.2. Procmail Recipes
13.5. Mail User Agents
13.5.1. Securing Communication
13.6. Additional Resources
13.6.1. Installed Documentation
13.6.2. Useful Websites
13.6.3. Related Books
14. Directory Servers
14.1. OpenLDAP
14.1.1. Introduction to LDAP
14.1.2. Installing the OpenLDAP Suite
14.1.3. Configuring an OpenLDAP Server
14.1.4. Running an OpenLDAP Server
14.1.5. Configuring a System to Authenticate Using OpenLDAP
14.1.6. Additional Resources
15. File and Print Servers
15.1. Samba
15.1.1. Introduction to Samba
15.1.2. Samba Daemons and Related Services
15.1.3. Connecting to a Samba Share
15.1.4. Configuring a Samba Server
15.1.5. Starting and Stopping Samba
15.1.6. Samba Server Types and the smb.conf File
15.1.7. Samba Security Modes
15.1.8. Samba Account Information Databases
15.1.9. Samba Network Browsing
15.1.10. Samba with CUPS Printing Support
15.1.11. Samba Distribution Programs
15.1.12. Additional Resources
15.2. FTP
15.2.1. The File Transfer Protocol
15.2.2. FTP Servers
15.2.3. Files Installed with vsftpd
15.2.4. Starting and Stopping vsftpd
15.2.5. vsftpd Configuration Options
15.2.6. Additional Resources
15.3. Printer Configuration
15.3.1. Starting the Printer Configuration Tool
15.3.2. Starting Printer Setup
15.3.3. Adding a Local Printer
15.3.4. Adding an AppSocket/HP JetDirect printer
15.3.5. Adding an IPP Printer
15.3.6. Adding an LPD/LPR Host or Printer
15.3.7. Adding a Samba (SMB) printer
15.3.8. Selecting the Printer Model and Finishing
15.3.9. Printing a test page
15.3.10. Modifying Existing Printers
15.3.11. Additional Resources