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Old 02-28-2009, 03:03 AM   #1
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Linux Starter Guide-totally free!


The Linux Starter Guide is a totally free, downloadable, comprehensive, 130 page guide to Linux, produced by Linux Format magazine.

http://www.tuxradar.com/linuxstarterpack

http://www.linuxformat.co.uk/modules...ewtopic&t=9683

The Linux Starter Guide is designed for:

1)Windows users who wish to learn about Linux.
2)Inexperienced Linux users who wish to learn more about Linux.
3)Experienced Linux users who would like to help their Windows-using friends or colleagues learn about Linux, but just do not have the time.

@Mods,
Is there any chance of duplicating this post or the LSG link on an additional “sticky” in a suitably prominent position (or in the Wiki) because this post will eventually drift down the LQ pages?

Thanks,
beachboy2
 
Old 02-28-2009, 03:11 AM   #2
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A great guide for starters. Anyone who comes here looking for answers to questions like "Can anyone point me to direction to learn Linux?" or "I am a windows user planning to switch where to start?" should look into it read through the guide.
 
Old 02-28-2009, 06:58 AM   #3
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Thumbs up Thank You

This is as good a beginner's guide I've ever seen. Many thanks for the link.
 
Old 02-28-2009, 05:16 PM   #4
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thanks for the guide
 
Old 02-28-2009, 06:37 PM   #5
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Biased towards Gnome

Anyway will be useful for some newbies.
 
  


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