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Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
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I started browsing the Web tonight looking to do something I had been doing in my Bash scripts with stat and three more lines of string cutting in one line instead.
I had been using stat -c &y file to get a file's modification date in scripts, but I have never liked the nine-digit "blink-of-an-eye" part of the return on that command. My method up till now has been to eliminate it with lines like these:
This is my first blog entry! Going to introduce myself and explain a little bit about what I am going to blog about.
As of right now I am a junior sys admin at a medium sized datacenter. I primarily work with RHEL, so the bulk of my blogs will be in reference to that operating system. I have been here for about six months and have learned a lot.
About one month ago the only other Linux SA left and that forced me to learn fast. Even though there are several other...