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Linux for Beginners
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Learning Old School Linux
by Ed Hartnett - Smashwords , 2014
Linux has long been regarded by engineers as the superior operating system. If you are looking for a simple overview of everything Linux-related, look no further than this compilation of articles written for ComputorEdge magazine from 2003 - 2010.
Conquering the Command Line
by Mark Bates - ConqueringTheCommandLine.com , 2014
Learn to master the most valuable and useful command line tools for Unix and Linux based systems. In this book you will find not only the most useful command line tools you need to know, but also the most helpful options and flags for those tools.
Introduction to Linux
by Brandon Chisham , 2004
This book is intended as a practical guide to the Linux operating system for those with a moderate amount of technical experience. The author's intention is to make this book as friendly to the beginning user as possible.
The Ultimate Linux Newbie Guide
by Alistair Ross - linuxnewbieguide.org , 2009
This guide can help both beginners and seasoned computer users alike learn all the important parts of choosing, using and installing Linux, a great free operating system for your computer and help you remove dependency on non-free software.
Brian and Tom's Linux Book
by Brian P. Bilbrey, Tom Syroid , 2001
The book is written to help every Linux user, from the newbie who's just getting started, to someone who's been around the block once or twice and wants to have a handy broad reference to all the capabilities of this solid distribution.
Test Driving Linux: From Windows to Linux in 60 Seconds
by David Brickner - O'Reilly Media, Inc. , 2005
A detailed step-by-step guide to the Linux operating system and several popular open source programs. With this guide you can quickly learn how to use Linux to surf the web, send and receive email, instant message with friends, write letters, etc.
The Linux Starter Pack
by Paul Hudson - Future Publishing Ltd , 2007
The complete 130-page guide to get to grips with Linux in hours rather than weeks or months. The book shows you how to install Linux onto your PC, navigate around the desktop, master the most popular programs and fix any problems that may arise.
The Easiest Linux Guide You'll Ever Read
by Scott Morris - SUSE LINUX Rants , 2006
The book for Windows users who want to take a look at Linux. It will give you a gentle introduction into using Linux, and help you ease into it. The only technical skills you should have include browsing the Internet and downloading files.
Linux Security for Beginners
- Linuxtopia , 2008
This book provides a step by step approach to securing a Linux system from outside attack. It is written for both new and experienced Linux users. It covers firewalls, Linux services and runlevels configuration, wireless security, etc.
Linux Installation and Getting Started
by Matt Welsh, at al. - SSC , 1998
This book is for PC users who want to install and use Linux. By running your own Linux system you will learn the essentials of UNIX. This book helps you get started. Basic knowledge about computers and operating systems is assumed.
The Linux Cookbook
by Michael Stutz - No Starch Press , 2004
A guide to getting the most out of Linux. Organized by general task, each section contains a series of step-by-step recipes that help you to get your work done quickly and efficiently. Perfect as an introduction to Linux, or as a desktop reference.
Introduction to Linux: A Hands on Guide
by Machtelt Garrels - Custom Books Publishing , 2007
This is a guide to the Linux operating system for new users, getting started guide and an exploration tour. It contains real life examples and exercises. The goal of the text is to show that Linux can be easy and fun, and used for all purposes.