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éditions O'Reilly

Company name: éditions O'Reilly
Contact: Nat Makarévitch
Phone: 0140515234
Fax: incoming

Books and software publishing.

éditions O'Reilly uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows terminal (display, keyboard, mouse -- applications run elsewhere)
    • X-Windows server (runs applications, possibly exports display)
  • Network file server:

    • Samba server for a network of PCs.
    • NFS server for other PCs and Unix systems.
  • Print server:

    • Print spooler using lpd (Unix, NFS clients)
  • Fax spooler:

    • Fax server for incoming fax transmissions.
  • Modem communications:

    • Server answers the phone, provides shell logins.
    • Users can dial-out using a (possibly shared) shared modem.
    • Users can initiate PPP connections to remote systems.
  • Office productivity software:

    • Document preparation with TeX, LaTeX and derivatives.
    • Other document management.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
    • Lynx.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Netscape's mail client.
    • Other mail clients.
  • Network management:

    • Internet or WAN router.
    • Internet or WAN firewall.
  • Electronic mail server:

    • SMTP server (sendmail, others).
  • Network services provided to local users:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • News server or cache.
    • Runs one or more database servers.
  • Software development tools:

    • C and/or C++
    • Java
    • Perl
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