Ubuntu Linux Essentials
Publisher: Techotopia 2008
This online e-book provides the knowledge required to use and maintain an Ubuntu Linux system. From the basics of installation, configuring the desktop and implementing wireless networking through to tasks such as configuring firewalls, setting up a web server and providing remote desktop access via an SSH tunnel, Ubuntu Linux Essentials takes a step by step approach to installing, using and administering Ubuntu Linux.
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by J. Oxer, K. Rankin, B. Childers - O'Reilly Media, Inc.
This book is a collection of 100 tips and tricks which the authors choose to call hacks, which explain how to accomplish various tasks in Ubuntu Linux. The Hacks range from downright ordinary to the other end of the spectrum of specialized things.
Provides the reader with the necessary information to use, customize and configure the GNOME desktop within the context of Ubuntu Linux. The book then provides step by step tutorials covering every aspect of customizing the desktop.
by Kevin Prag - Global Niches
This is an application guide for Ubuntu. It features screen shots of the top Linux applications, shows how to install them using apt-get, Synaptic or using other means. Also featured is how to clone a Ubuntu based installation using Gparted.
by Keir Thomas - CreateSpace
A compact yet comprehensive guide for everyday Ubuntu use. You'll learn about installation, how to configure your hardware, Ubuntu desktop, efficient day-to-day usage, the filesystem, file manager, the command-line, software management, etc.