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Old 12-07-2010, 09:38 PM   #1
Sideshow65
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hello


Seriously new to computing
and looking for knowledge
 
Old 12-07-2010, 10:14 PM   #2
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Welcome, Sideshow65, this is a good place to start if you want help with Linux.

There's a good basic Linux primer at About dot com. It's oriented towards Ubuntu, but the information is excellent.
 
Old 12-07-2010, 10:18 PM   #3
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Welcome, start here. Introduction to the world of open source.
 
Old 12-07-2010, 11:35 PM   #4
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You may find these useful
http://linux.oneandoneis2.org/LNW.htm
http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz

For general Computer theory & concepts, Wikipedia is pretty good as a rule. See also google.com/linux.
 
Old 12-08-2010, 12:17 AM   #5
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Welcome to the fray - we are all learning new stuff here everyday!
 
  


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