by J. Oxer, K. Rankin, B. Childers
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc. 2006
Number of pages: 447
Ubuntu Hacks is your one-stop source for all of the community knowledge you need to get the most out of Ubuntu: a collection of 100 tips and tools to help new and experienced Linux users install, configure, and customize Ubuntu. With this set of hacks, you can get Ubuntu Linux working exactly the way you need it to.
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