Part III. System

Contents

7. 32-Bit and 64-Bit Applications in a 64-Bit System Environment
7.1. Runtime Support
7.2. Software Development
7.3. Software Compilation on Biarch Platforms
7.4. Kernel Specifications
8. Booting and Configuring a Linux System
8.1. The Linux Boot Process
8.2. The init Process
8.3. System Configuration via /etc/sysconfig
9. The Boot Loader
9.1. Selecting a Boot Loader
9.2. Booting with GRUB
9.3. Configuring the Boot Loader with YaST
9.4. Uninstalling the Linux Boot Loader
9.5. Creating Boot CDs
9.6. The Graphical SUSE Screen
9.7. Troubleshooting
9.8. For More Information
10. Special Features of SUSE Linux
10.1. Information about Special Software Packages
10.2. Virtual Consoles
10.3. Keyboard Mapping
10.4. Language and Country-Specific Settings
11. Printer Operation
11.1. Workflow of the Printing System
11.2. Methods and Protocols for Connecting Printers
11.3. Installing the Software
11.4. Configuring the Printer
11.5. Configuration for Applications
11.6. Special Features in SUSE Linux
11.7. Troubleshooting
12. Dynamic Kernel Device Management with udev
12.1. The /dev Directory
12.2. Kernel uevents and udev
12.3. Drivers, Kernel Modules, and Devices
12.4. Booting and Initial Device Setup
12.5. Debugging udev Events
12.6. Influencing Kernel Device Event Handling with udev Rules
12.7. Persistent Device Naming
12.8. The Replaced hotplug Package
12.9. For More Information
13. File Systems in Linux
13.1. Terminology
13.2. Major File Systems in Linux
13.3. Some Other Supported File Systems
13.4. Large File Support in Linux
13.5. For More Information
14. The X Window System
14.1. X11 Setup with SaX2
14.2. Optimizing the X Configuration
14.3. Installing and Configuring Fonts
14.4. OpenGL—3D Configuration
15. FreeNX: Remotely Controlling Another Computer
15.1. Getting Started with NX
15.2. Advanced FreeNX Configuration
15.3. Troubleshooting
15.4. For More Information
16. Authentication with PAM
16.1. Structure of a PAM Configuration File
16.2. The PAM Configuration of sshd
16.3. Configuration of PAM Modules
16.4. For More Information
17. Virtualization with Xen
17.1. Xen Installation
17.2. Domain Installation
17.3. Starting and Controlling Xen Domains with xm
17.4. Troubleshooting
17.5. For More Information