Understanding Linux configuration files

/etc/exports, The file system to be exported (NFS) and permissions for it. /etc/
services, Translates network service names to port number/protocol. Read by
inetd, telnet, tcpdump, and some other programs. There are C access routines. /
etc/inetd.conf, Config file for inetd. See the inetd man page.

Network file systems and Linux

Nov 10, 2010 ... Network File System (NFS) has been around since 1984, but it continues to
evolve and provide the basis for distributed file systems. Today, NFS ... Although
XDR is best known for its use in NFS, it's a useful specification whenever you're
dealing with multiple architectures in a common application setting.

Enabling parallel Linux operating system deployment over a ...

Sep 21, 2017 ... To perform a network-based installation of Linux on a PowerVM logical partition,
you need a TFTP server and a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
server. A TFTP server provides the required files to kickstart the Linux installation.
The DHCP server is used to configure the network and to provide ...

Use of IPSEC in Linux when configuring network-to-network and ...

May 15, 2012 ... These packets must include basic libraries, daemons, and configuration files that
help establish the IPSEC connection, including the /lib/libipsec.so library
containing the interface for managing the trusted key, PF_KEY, between the
Linux kernel and the IPSEC implementation being used in CentOS Linux.

IBM Spectrum Scale Wiki : Best Practices Network Tuning

Linux: The sysctl.conf file must be modified to increase the value of net.core.
somaxconn to a value greater than or equal to socketMaxListenConnections.
Notes: Incoming connection requests may be silently dropped by the kernel
networking component if the GPFS listen queue backlog is exceeded. When
many nodes are ...

The Linux on Power Community : How to configure an AIX server to ...

The Yaboot configuration file must have an entry that has valid locations for both
the Linux kernel (vmlinuz) and the initial ram disk image (initrd.img). For network
boot scenarios, these paths will be locations on the TFTP server. For systems
without video adapters, enabling the VNC option in the installer is recommended.

Installing Linux servers on IBM Systems, Part 2: Installing multiple ...

Apr 6, 2007 ... In this second of two parts on installing Linux server software, you discover the
basic configuration and network installation techniques. This article focuses on
the Network File Share (NFS)-based installation method, which is common to
many IT organizations for installing servers in large numbers.

AIX to Linux Quick sheet (POWER me up)

Sep 17, 2013 ... Device files, ODM at /etc/objrepos, /dev. Inittab, /etc/inittab, /etc/inittab. inetd.conf,
/etc/inetd.conf, /etc/inetd.conf. File systems, /etc/filesystems, /etc/fstab. Networking
. ODM database at. /etc/objrepos. /etc/sysconfig/network (SUSE). /etc/sysconfig/
network (Redhat). /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/if* (Redhat).

Setting up a Local Area Network

Feb 1, 2001 ... This article describes how to build a Local Area Network (LAN) consisting of two
or more computers running the Red Hat Linux operating system. The article ...
You will need to go to one of the computers in the LAN and follow the below
steps in order to create and configure the /etc/hosts file: In the left ...

Configuring flannel overlay network with VXLAN for Docker on IBM ...

Dec 21, 2016 ... Step 3. Set up flannel network configuration in etcd. Perform the following steps
to set up flannel network configuration: Create a network configuration JSON file
for the overlay network. Refer to the following example configuration: ...

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