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Old 08-13-2006, 03:53 PM   #1
ryan.couture
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complete newbie looking for answers


ok, where can i find out general information about how linux works without spending $60 on a for-dummies book thats full of bad jokes? i know very few commands, the assumption of the basics in tutorials is killing me.
 
Old 08-13-2006, 04:01 PM   #2
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The Linux Documentation Project and RUTE are good start points.
 
Old 08-13-2006, 05:47 PM   #3
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I also liked the LinuxCommand.org tutorial and the Linux Cookbook.

If you're on Debian, the Debian Desktop Survival Guide also looks great to me.

Last edited by robbbert; 08-13-2006 at 05:56 PM.
 
Old 08-14-2006, 12:27 AM   #4
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hey thanks a lot! i've only posted on this forum twice and got responses both times, you linux folk are alright
 
Old 08-14-2006, 04:03 AM   #5
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