Linux Toys II: 9 Cool New Projects for Home, Office, and Entertainment

Christopher Negus

  • 出版商: Hungry Minds
  • 出版日期: 2005-11-07
  • 售價: $1,170
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,112
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 397
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0764579959
  • ISBN-13: 9780764579950
  • 相關分類: Linux
  • 下單後立即進貨 (約1~3週)



  • Builds on the success of the original Linux Toys, with new projects you can build using different Linux distributions
  • All-new toys in this edition include a MythTV entertainment center, eMoviX bootable home movies, a BZFlag game client and server, and an Icecast Internet radio station, plus five more.
  • Companion Web site,, provides information for further enhancing your Linux Toys II projects
  • Includes a CD-ROM with scripts, packages, and code for the projects


Table of Contents:



Part I: The Basics.

Chapter 1: Introduction to Linux Toys II.

Chapter 2: Finding What You Need.

Part II: Multimedia Projects.

Chapter 3: Creating a Web Photo Gallery.

Chapter 4: Creating a Personal Video Recorder with MythTV.

Chapter 5: Making Bootable Movies with eMoviX.

Part III: Home Projects.

Chapter 6: Customizing a Live Linux Pen Drive.

Chapter 7: Automating Home Lights and Gadgets with X10.

Chapter 8: Setting Up a Game Server with BZFlag.

Chapter 9: Building a Dedicated SOHO Firewall.

Part IV: Small Business Projects.

Chapter 10: Running an Internet Radio Station with Icecast.

Chapter 11: Building a Thin Client Server with LTSP.

Part V: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Using the Linux Toys II CD.

Appendix B: ABCs of Using Linux.

Appendix C: Installing Linux.