Test Driving Linux: From Windows to Linux in 60 Seconds
by David Brickner
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc. 2005
Number of pages: 362
This is 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 perform the tasks you do most: surf the web, send and receive email, instant message with friends, write letters, create spreadsheets, and even how to enhance your digital photos.
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