PST writes "Puget Sound Technology, an open source technical service provider,
is offering a FreeBSD system administration course, February 7 - 10,
2006, in Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
The course will cover standard Unix and Linux administration skills
using the popular FreeBSD Unix operating system.
The training includes FreeBSD installation, using the FreeBSD ports
collection for installing third-party software, updating FreeBSD,
custom kernel configurations, understanding the rc.d startup scripts,
periodic tasks, mail services, and packet filtering.
The course will also cover cron, basic networking,
inetd, syslogging, and user and group administration.
The students will learn the basics of DNS using BIND, SMTP and Postfix,
and Apache, said Jeremy C. Reed, a Puget Sound Technology consultant
and member of the BSD Certification Group. And the students will setup
their own DNS primary and secondary zones and Apache-based virtual
The course details are at http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/freeb sd/.
Discounts are available for groups and early registration.
About Puget Sound Technology
Puget Sound Technology offers custom training, remote administration,
and consulting services for a wide-variety of open source and Unix
software. The company, based out of Washington state, has taught
over 56 workshops and classes. Puget Sound Technology's website is