Apple Training Series: Mac OS X Server Essentials by Schoun Regan

By Schoun Regan

The single Apple-certified e-book on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, this accomplished reference takes help technicians and ardent Mac clients deep within their working platforms, protecting every little thing from networking applied sciences to method management, customizing the working process, command-line programming, and extra. Keyed to the studying goals of the  AppleCertified Technical Coordinator certification examination, the teachings during this self-paced quantity function a ideal complement to Apple’s personal education classification and a primary primer for computing device help body of workers who have to troubleshoot and optimize Mac OS X as a part of their jobs. Self-quizzes and bankruptcy checks toughen the data received alongside the way in which.

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You have three options: Ǡ Standard Ǡ Workgroup Ǡ Advanced 31 32 Installing and Configuring Mac OS X Server A fourth option appears if you’re installing on a Mac with a Fibre Channel card installed. This allows the server to become a metadata controller for an Xsan. Xsan is not covered in this book. NOTE Ǡ Choosing one of these options will affect which windows appear later in the setup process. The Standard configuration is useful for a novice Mac OS X Server administrator, initially supporting minimal services and requiring little background on how Mac OS X Server functions.

When the first drive fills, the second drive is used, and so on. If one drive fails, data on that drive is lost. Installing Mac OS X Server Ǡ Destination drive for server software Ǡ Installation type—Easy Install or Customize An Easy Install installs the following packages: • Essential System Software • Essential Server Software • Server Administration Software • Application Server Software Easy Install also installs the following packages, but if you choose to customize the local installation, you will be able to disable them: • X11—used to run Xwindows applications • Language Translations—for French, German, and Japanese • Printer Drivers—from various printer manufacturers Installing Remotely It is important to note that if you wish to install from any other computer, you will need both the hardware serial number (obtained earlier) and the Ethernet, or Media Access Control (MAC), address(es) of the computer that will host your server software.

If a configuration file is accessible to the newly installed server, Mac OS X Server will locate the file and automatically configure itself based on the settings in the configuration file. Later in this lesson you will save just such a server configuration file. Choosing Setup Options When using Server Assistant to set up a remote server, you are asked to select the destination computer and authenticate again using the first eight digits of the hardware serial number (or 12345678 if necessary for older computers).

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