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Old 02-29-2004, 05:35 PM   #1
Idiotnewb
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looking for linux documentation


After finnally installing mandrake 9.2, I realized I dont know nearly as much as I need to to run it. Im trying to install my sound cards driver and I cant do it because, I dont know what to put for destination. I dont know how to dual boot etc etc. And instead of asking on here everytime I get stuck, I was wondering if theres some good text on linux out there.
 
Old 02-29-2004, 05:43 PM   #2
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These are the ones I personally use:

http://www.tldp.org/ -- The Linux Documentation Project.
http://www.google.com/linux -- Linux-specific version of google.

Also a lot of software now comes with documentation in the HTML format. Navigate around the /usr/share/doc/ directory and you might find what you need!
 
Old 02-29-2004, 05:44 PM   #3
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You have many, many options.

The Linux Documentation Project is a place to start. As is the Mandrake site - they have documentation there. Also, search LQ and Google - this is a question which comes up in various formats a lot.
 
Old 02-29-2004, 08:34 PM   #4
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There are many docs on your cds as well. Load them onto your machine and read away BTW, you don't necessarily have to ask a question here. Use the search button up top. Perhaps your question was already asked and answered. There is also an excellent documentation section on this site as well. This is a good spot to start.
 
  


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