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This book is a textbook intended for studying the server construction
that used Linux in the future. It is possible to use it as a self-study teaching material though it is
assumed to use it by the class.
In this book, the following items besides a usual explanation are prepared.
CentOS 5.1 is used in this textbook though various distributions exist in Linux. Though most content applies as it is in other distributions, some part might be different such as the location of the file.