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Old 01-26-2003, 05:11 AM   #1
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Hello,

I'm linux newbie. What is the best place to learn linux online?

Thanks,
 
Old 01-26-2003, 05:36 AM   #2
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linux.org click on courses -> there is only one of them

for me the worst thing about linux was how to configure something
 
Old 01-26-2003, 08:55 AM   #3
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Just get stuck in and ask when you hit something you don't understand. IRC is good for questions like "what command do i need for this" etc. These days most stuff can be done via a gui anyway
 
Old 01-26-2003, 11:22 AM   #4
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These days most stuff can be done via a gui anyway
I would suggest to learn the command though, there might be a day you can only use the command and if you teach yourself only the gui way, you'll be totally lost. Familiarize yourself with a terminal and keyboard then move up to pretty graphics and a mouse. You'll find yourself way more effecient and understand how things work that way.
 
  


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