debian-handbook 8.20151102 source package in Ubuntu


debian-handbook (8.20151102) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Roland Mas ]
  * Update chapters 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11 for Debian 8 Jessie.
  * Update appendix A for Debian 8 Jessie.
  * easy-rsa is now in its own package (closes: #691983).
  * Remove historical information about IDE drives.

  [ Raphaël Hertzog ]
  * Update the foreword for Debian 8 Jessie.
  * Update chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15 for Debian 8 Jessie.
  * Update appendix B for Debian 8 Jessie.
  * Fix typo OPSF -> OSPF and Traditionnally -> Traditionally.
    Closes: #737255, #737884 Thanks to Anders Jonsson for the patches.
  * Fix typo possibbility -> possibility. Closes: #754481
    Thanks to Julian Weber for the patch.
  * Be more gender neutral. Closes: #736588
    Thanks to Johannes Schauer for the patch.
  * Multiples updates requested by Cyril Brulebois:
    - drop Joey from d-i coordinators
    - drop Cyril from XSF coordinators
    - mention Steve McIntyre for debian-cd
    - virtualbox-ose-guest-dkms -> virtualbox-guest-dkms
    - virtualbox is now in contrib
    - chromium is well established by now
    Closes: #757388
  * Replace some textual references by true <xref>. Closes: #788940
  * Replace incorrect option --log-priority with --log-level for LOG target of
    iptables. Closes: #789285
    Thanks to Ryuunosuke AYANOKOUZI for the patch.
  * Add small tip explaining the possibily to put a user in the libvirt group.
    Thanks to Paul Chavent for the suggestion. Closes: #734397
  * Document suricata instead of snort.
  * Add a section on “dpkg --verify”.
  * Add a section on AppArmor.
  * Add a new section on RTC services. Thanks to Daniel Pocock.
    Closes: #800884, #802682

 -- Raphaël Hertzog <email address hidden>  Mon, 02 Nov 2015 13:54:23 +0100

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debian-handbook: reference book for Debian users and system administrators

 Accessible to all, the Debian Administrator's Handbook teaches the essentials
 to anyone who wants to become an effective and independent Debian GNU/Linux
 It covers all the topics that a competent Linux administrator should master,
 from the installation and the update of the system, up to the creation of
 packages and the compilation of the kernel, but also monitoring, backup and
 migration, without forgetting advanced topics like SELinux/AppArmor setup to
 secure services, automated installations, or virtualization with Xen, KVM or
 The Debian Administrator's Handbook has been written by two Debian
 developers — Raphaël Hertzog and Roland Mas.
 This package contains the English book covering Debian 8 “Jessie”. All
 the files are available in /usr/share/doc/debian-handbook/.