LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 12-26-2004, 02:05 AM   #1
johnleeryan
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2004
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: 0
Great linux tutorials and books


Can anybody recommend me some great sites that offer linux tutorials for newbies and some linux books good for newbies?
 
Old 12-26-2004, 02:07 AM   #2
muerte42200
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2004
Location: memphis,tn
Distribution: WBEL3
Posts: 17

Rep: Reputation: 0
Depending on what distro you are running but
redhat 9 for dummies

this are good books for newbies

Linux in a nutshell
Running linux
linux complete
complete idots guide for linux and
 
Old 12-26-2004, 02:09 AM   #3
whipermr5
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2004
Location: Singapore
Distribution: Fedora Core 5 Linux
Posts: 202

Rep: Reputation: 30
For websites, try http://howtos.linux.com .
 
Old 12-26-2004, 02:30 AM   #4
bigrigdriver
LQ Addict
 
Registered: Jul 2002
Location: East Centra Illinois, USA
Distribution: Debian Squeeze
Posts: 5,766

Rep: Reputation: 306Reputation: 306Reputation: 306Reputation: 306
I have about 12 Linux bulletin boards, and equal number of Linux admin, miscellaneous, news and programming boards, and twice that number of software sites bookmarked.
Use Google and search.
Probably the best of all is here, the Linux eLibrary.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 04:13 AM   #5
XavierP
Moderator
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Lubuntu
Posts: 19,176
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 430Reputation: 430Reputation: 430Reputation: 430Reputation: 430
Also check our Book Review section.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 04:51 AM   #6
Zuggy
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Pocatello, Idaho, USA
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 256

Rep: Reputation: 30
the Linux Pocket Guide by O'Reilly. It's designed for Fedora Core 2 but is useful for a quick reference of commands for any distro. I don't go near Linux without it, because when I do, I forget the command I was going to use.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 08:16 AM   #7
mjjzf
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Valby, Denmark / Citizen of the Web
Distribution: Slackware 14.1
Posts: 879

Rep: Reputation: 38
@ bigrigdriver >
The Fultus eLibrary is very impressive. Great link.
 
Old 12-26-2004, 03:11 PM   #8
gdivens51
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Asheville,NC
Distribution: Vector
Posts: 58

Rep: Reputation: 15
www.alibris.com
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Great tutorials! chmtdist LQ Suggestions & Feedback 2 11-04-2005 05:13 PM
tutorials for linux ftcnt Linux - General 2 05-06-2004 06:15 AM
Programming in Java, looking for a good place on the web for tutorials or books.... jmax24 Programming 3 04-18-2004 04:18 AM
Looking for tutorials / books (first-time developer) bkeating Programming 10 04-11-2003 12:38 AM
looking for programming tutorials / books, etc markus1982 Programming 18 03-12-2003 04:33 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:13 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration