Ten Steps to Linux Survival
by Jim Lehmer
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2016
Number of pages: 189
Linux systems are everywhere today, even in companies once considered 'pure Windows'. If you're a sysadmin, network administrator, or developer in a small Windows shop, you may have to jump in and fix a system problem when your site goes down. What if you have no Linux knowledge? This short guide provides tips to help you survive.
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