This book is for system administrators who maintain the operating system's network connections. Familiarity with the Base Operating System and the material covered in AIX 5L Version 5.1 System Management Guide: Operating System and Devices and AIX 5L Version 5.1 System User's Guide: Communications and Networks is necessary.
This book is intended for system administrators who perform system management tasks that involve communication within a network.
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|Bold||Identifies commands, keywords, files, directories, and other items whose names are predefined by the system.|
|Italics||Identifies parameters whose actual names or values are to be supplied by the user.|
|Monospace||Identifies examples of specific data values, examples of text similar to what you might see displayed, examples of portions of program code similar to what you might write as a programmer, messages from the system, or information you should actually type.|
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