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I am not a commandline user. If I can't do it is GUI, I'm lost. Just never learned. (Freaking windoze lazy mode)
Anyway, I have several flavors of Linux to install and the main one will be Mandrake 9.0.
What I am after is a desktop handbook of commandline commands to refer to as I try to become familiar with using commands rather than GUI config. I'm wanting a reference booklet that gives the command and a definition of the command. What it invokes.
Yeah, Master C, I saw your sig in another thread concerning ppoe in Mandrake. The Italian dude's post.
Is there a booklet available that has those already printed that I can purchase, like at a bookstore or at MicroCenter. Here in Houston they have an extensive book dept., but I am looking for specific's.
You can get the Oreilly book: Linux in a nutshell 3rd edition < www.oreilly.com > Look at the table of contents.
I have seen the book freely available online, however I lost the link. I pay for most of my books and I have a big collection, but at the same time they can almost all be downloaded from the Kazaa file sharing network.
As far as being able to carry it around, maybe there are Quick reference sheets available at the bookstore. They are laminated references, but I don't know if there are any for the Linux command line. What about a mobile Palm OS? You can download and view .pdf fiiles.
Originally posted by GtkUser
I have seen the book freely available online, however I lost the link. I pay for most of my books and I have a big collection, but at the same time they can almost all be downloaded from the Kazaa file sharing network. [/B]
Is there a kazaa client available that will run on linux? That would be a relief, since I find that the 'reach' of limewire is somewhat limited!
DCGUI. Don't bother with the headache of getting kazaa installed on Linux (it's possible though), and don't bother with the waste of time to install LimeWire, or the waste of time searching for nothing on GTK-Gnutella. Although, if you are totally gung ho for the gnutella network, of those 2, I'd definitely suggest gtk-gnutella.