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Old 10-30-2006, 10:42 AM   #1
hero_19873
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Question how to be expert in liunx ?


hi my friends

i'm new in linux

i want to be more skilled in linux

i'm learning by asking questions about problems that i faced

but i observed that progress is very slow

i want from u to tell me how to learn faster
 
Old 10-30-2006, 10:50 AM   #2
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You could get active on this forum and help others to solve their problems. That way, you will come across a lot of problems you haven't had yourself, which is pretty educative.

Another way would be to study for a certification such as LPIC. Even if you don't plan to actually be certified, still the subjects that have to be learnt are well chosen and improve your skills.
 
Old 10-30-2006, 11:14 AM   #3
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One thing I found that really helped me out was to force myself to use the terminal more.

I installed fluxbox and without a file manager had to use the term to do everything. I learnt vim, bash, sed, grep and awk.

sometimes forcing yourself or limiting your choices is the easiest solution.
 
Old 10-30-2006, 12:10 PM   #4
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Maybe read some things. I think the RUTE tutorial (http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz) is quite good, you can browse the stuff at http://www.tldp.org or go to your local bookstore and grab some good Linux book. If you like reading, there are some threads here where you can get plenty of tips. I like browsing sites like http://www.linuxtoday.com (I'm sure there are many others) and sometimes I stumble upon the next topic I can dive in.
 
Old 10-30-2006, 12:32 PM   #5
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Quote:
Originally Posted by hero_19873
hi my friends
i want from u to tell me how to learn faster
Welcome...!

Not knowing how you think and learn, this is pretty open ended.

Here is my favorite formula:
  1. Play--push buttons, click menus, try things to see what happens.
  2. When stuck in #1, post a question.
  3. When tired of #1 and #2, read a book--eg Linux in a Nutshell (O'Reilly)
  4. When tired of #3, return to #1.
  5. Repeat as required.

What part of Egypt? (In 2004, we were on a Nile cruise + 3 days in Cairo--we really enjoyed Egypt.)
 
Old 10-30-2006, 12:34 PM   #6
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Take tHe RED pill.
 
Old 10-30-2006, 02:58 PM   #7
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thnx for ur advices my friends

Quote:
Originally Posted by pixellany
What part of Egypt? (In 2004, we were on a Nile cruise + 3 days in Cairo--we really enjoyed Egypt.)
dear pixellany

welcome in egypt

i'm from a city at the north of cairo
 
  


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