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Old 02-28-2012, 09:15 PM   #1
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new to linux what books do you recommend ?


new to linux what manuals do you recommend?
 
Old 02-28-2012, 09:21 PM   #2
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You can find a wealth of resources at The Linux Documentation Project.

My most useful references came from there. I know that sometimes nothing beats a book; the ones I found most useful I downloaded as PDFs and printed. I have about five of them in big white binders on my bookcase right now.

Then there's the Slackbook. http://www.slackbook.org/. Slackware oriented, but excellent on the basics, such as file structure, permissions, and the like.
 
Old 02-28-2012, 09:22 PM   #3
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Manuals.

If you want the most basic manual use an O Reilly book called "LINUX NETWORK ADMINISTRATORS GUIDE by OLAF KIRCH. The title may sound intimidating but the writer uses plain words and doesn't sidetrack so you get to follow a concept from start to finish. It also works a a flip it open to a particular area and it still reads well. My dimes worth anyway. You should be able to pick up a book second hand for a few dollars.





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Old 02-28-2012, 11:50 PM   #4
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There's lots here www.linuxtopia.org
 
Old 02-29-2012, 06:56 AM   #5
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You can download some stuffs from here:

http://www.filecrop.com/learn-linux.pdf.html

or you can check this also:

http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/
 
Old 02-29-2012, 08:44 AM   #6
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As for myself, these two books are at the top of my list.

The Linux Command Line:

http://switch.dl.sourceforge.net/pro...TLCL-09.12.pdf

Rute User's Tutorial and Exposition:

http://linux.2038bug.com/rute-home.html

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