Index

Symbols

A

access permissions (see permissions)
ACPI
disabling, The Boot Screen
add-on products, Installing Add-On Products
Apache, Other Available Services
AutoYaST
cloning system, Completing Installation

C

cards
radio, TV and Radio Cards
sound, Sound
TV, TV and Radio Cards
cat, Commands to Access File Contents
cd, File Administration
CDs
booting from, Installation Fails or Machine Does Not Boot from the Installation Media
checking, Checking Media
chgrp, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
chmod, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
chown, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
clear, Miscellaneous
commands, Important Linux Commands-Miscellaneous
bzip2, Archives and Data Compression
cat, Commands to Access File Contents
cd, File Administration
chgrp, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
chmod, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
chown, Modifying File Permissions, File Administration
clear, Miscellaneous
cp, File Administration
date, System Information
df, System Information
diff, Commands to Access File Contents
du, System Information
file, Commands to Access File Contents
find, File Administration
free, System Information
grep, Commands to Access File Contents
gzip, Archives and Data Compression, File Administration
halt, Miscellaneous
help, Getting Help
kill, Processes
killall, Processes
less, Commands to Access File Contents
ln, File Administration
locate, File Administration
ls, File Administration
man, Important Linux Commands
mkdir, File Administration
mount, File Systems
mv, File Administration
nslookup, Network
passwd, Miscellaneous
ping, Network
ps, Processes
reboot, Miscellaneous
rm, File Administration
rmdir, File Administration
su, Miscellaneous
tar, Archives and Data Compression, File Administration
telnet, Network
top, Processes
umount, File Systems
updatedb, File Administration
configuration files
asound.conf, Sound
fstab, More Partitioning Tips, File Systems
hosts, Other Available Services
modprobe.d/sound, Sound
sysconfig, /etc/sysconfig Editor
configuring
answering machines, Phone Answering Machine
Bluetooth, Bluetooth
DNS, Other Available Services
DSL, DSL, ISDN, Modem, or Network Card
e-mail, Mail Transfer Agent
fax systems, Fax
firewalls, Firewall
graphics cards, Graphics Card and Monitor, SaX2
groups, Group Management
hard disk controllers, Hard Disk Controller
hard disks
DMA, IDE DMA Mode
hardware, Hardware
ISDN, DSL, ISDN, Modem, or Network Card
languages, Language Selection
modems, DSL, ISDN, Modem, or Network Card
monitor, Graphics Card and Monitor, SaX2
network cards, DSL, ISDN, Modem, or Network Card
networks, Network Devices-Other Available Services
NFS, Other Available Services
NTP, Other Available Services
power management, Power Management
powertweak, Powertweak Configuration
radio, TV and Radio Cards
routing, Other Available Services
Samba
clients, Other Available Services
servers, Other Available Services
scanner, Scanner
security, AppArmor, Security and Users-Firewall
software, Software-Update Options
sound cards, Sound
system, System Configuration with YaST-Vendor Driver CD
system services, Other Available Services
time zone, Time and Date Configuration
TV, TV and Radio Cards
users, User Management
wireless cards, DSL, ISDN, Modem, or Network Card
cp, File Administration

E

e-mail
configuring, Mail Transfer Agent
editors
vi, The vi Editor
error messages
bad interpreter, More Partitioning Tips
permission denied, More Partitioning Tips

G

GNOME, Managing Files and Folders with Nautilus, Important Utilities-Reading News Feeds with Blam, Customizing Your GNOME Desktop-Setting Preferred Applications
accessibility, Configuring Assistive Technology Support
applets, Applets
applications, default, Setting Preferred Applications
Blam, Reading News Feeds with Blam
change password, Changing Your Password
configuring, Configuring Accessibility Settings
accessibility, Configuring Accessibility Settings, Configuring Assistive Technology Support
background, Changing the Desktop Background
fonts, Selecting Fonts
keyboard, Modifying Keyboard Preferences
keyboard shortcuts, Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts
menus, Modifying the Appearance of Menus and Toolbars
mouse, Configuring the Mouse
system alerts, Setting Sound Preferences
themes, Choosing a Theme
toolbars, Modifying the Appearance of Menus and Toolbars
windows, Customizing Window Behavior
desktop menu, The Desktop Context Menu
dictionary, Dictionary
File Roller, Managing Archives with File Roller
GnomeMeeting, Internet Telephony and Video Conferencing with GnomeMeeting
icons, Default Desktop Icons
indexing, Setting Search and Indexing Preferences
Nautilus, Managing Files and Folders with Nautilus
network proxies, Configuring Network Proxies
notes, Taking Notes with Tomboy
panels, The Panel
printers, Installing and Configuring Printers
removable media, Configuring Removable Drives and Media
screen resolution, Specifying Screen Resolution Settings
screen saver, Configuring the Screen Saver
search, Setting Search and Indexing Preferences
sessions, Managing Sessions
shell, Getting Started with the Bash Shell
Tomboy, Taking Notes with Tomboy
utilities, Important Utilities-Reading News Feeds with Blam
grep, Commands to Access File Contents
groups
management, Group Management
gunzip, Archives and Data Compression
gzip, Archives and Data Compression, File Administration

J

joystick
configuring, Joystick

S

Samba
clients, Other Available Services
servers, Other Available Services
SaX2
3D, 3D Acceleration
display device, Monitor
display settings, Card and Monitor Properties
dual head, Dual Head
graphics card, Graphics Card
graphics tablet, Tablet Properties
keyboard settings, Keyboard Properties
mouse settings, Mouse Properties
multihead, Multihead
remote access (VNC), Remote Access Properties
resolution and color depth, Resolution and Color Depth
touchscreen, Touchscreen Properties
scanning
configuring, Scanner
troubleshooting, Troubleshooting
SCPM, Profile Manager
screen shots
KSnapshot, Taking Screen Shots
security
configuring, Security and Users-Firewall
firewalls, Firewall
shells, Working with the Shell-For More Information
Bash, Getting Started with the Bash Shell
commands, Important Linux Commands-Miscellaneous
pipes, Redirection and Pipes
wild cards, Wild Cards
software
drivers, Binary Drivers
installing, Installing and Removing Software-Installing -devel Packages
removing, Installing and Removing Software-Installing -devel Packages
sound
configuring in YaST, Sound
fonts, Sound
MIDI, Sound
su, Miscellaneous
SUSE books, SUSE Books
system
configuring, System Configuration with YaST-Vendor Driver CD
languages, Language Selection
rebooting, Miscellaneous
security, Local Security
services, Other Available Services
shutdown, Miscellaneous
updating, Updating the System

V

virtual memory, Partitioning Parameters
VNC
administration, Other Available Services

W

wild cards, File Administration

X

X
display device, Monitor
display settings, Card and Monitor Properties
dual head, Dual Head
graphics card, Graphics Card
graphics tablet, Tablet Properties
keyboard settings, Keyboard Properties
mouse settings, Mouse Properties
multihead, Multihead, 3D Acceleration
remote access (VNC), Remote Access Properties
resolution and color depth, Resolution and Color Depth
touchscreen, Touchscreen Properties
xinetd, Other Available Services

Y

YaST
add-on, Installing Add-On Products
backups, Backup, Backup
Bluetooth, Bluetooth
boot mode, Booting
configuring, System Configuration with YaST-Vendor Driver CD
Control Center, The YaST Control Center
desktop selection, Desktop Selection
disk creation, Boot and Rescue Disks
disk space, Required Disk Space
DMA, IDE DMA Mode
DNS, Other Available Services
driver CDs, Vendor Driver CD
e-mail, Mail Transfer Agent
firewall, Firewall
graphics cards, Graphics Card and Monitor, SaX2
group management, Group Management
hard disk controllers, Hard Disk Controller
hardware, Hardware
hardware detection, System
hardware information, Hardware Information
hostname, Hostname, Other Available Services
infrared, Infrared Device
installation mode, System Analysis
installation scope, Changing the Installation Scope
installation settings, Installation Summary
installation sources, Selecting the Installation Source
installation summary, Installation Summary
installing with, Installation with YaST-Graphical Login
joystick, Joystick
Kerberos client, Other Available Services
keyboard, Keyboard Layout
keyboard layout, Keyboard Layout
language, Language
languages, Language Selection, YaST Language, Language Selection
LDAP, Other Available Services
LDAP clients, Configuring the Host as an LDAP Client
LVM, LVM
media check, Checking Media
monitor, Graphics Card and Monitor, SaX2
ncurses, YaST in Text Mode
network configuration, Network Configuration, Network Devices-Other Available Services
NFS clients, Other Available Services
NFS server, Other Available Services
NIS clients, Configuring the Host as a NIS Client
Novell AppArmor, AppArmor
NTP client, Other Available Services
online update, Updating Software Online-Automatic Online Update
package dependencies, Package Dependencies and Conflicts
partitioning, Partitioning, Partitioner
PCI device drivers, PCI Device Drivers
power management, Power Management
powertweak, Powertweak Configuration
profile manager, Profile Manager
radio cards, TV and Radio Cards
registering, Registering SUSE Linux
release notes, Release Notes
repairing systems, Using YaST System Repair
root password, root Password
routing, Other Available Services
safe settings, The Boot Screen
Samba
clients, Other Available Services
servers, Other Available Services
Samba clients, Configuring the Host as a Windows Domain Member
scanner, Scanner
SCPM, Profile Manager
security, Security and Users-Firewall
sendmail, Mail Transfer Agent
software, Software-Update Options
software updates, Online Update
sound cards, Sound
starting, System Start-Up for Installation, System Configuration with YaST
support query, Support Query
sysconfig editor, /etc/sysconfig Editor
system analysis, System Analysis
system security, Local Security
system start-up, System Start-Up for Installation
text mode, YaST in Text Mode-For More Information
modules, Starting the Individual Modules
time zone, Time Zone, Time and Date Configuration
TV cards, TV and Radio Cards
updating, Updating from a Patch CD, Updating the System
user management, User Management