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Old 11-03-2003, 12:48 PM   #1
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Using Terminal commands in Linux


I now have Mandrake 9.2 installed and can do a number of things quite easily but there is one area that I can not fully come to terms with.
When using the Terminal window I often get the response unknown command and numerous other error responses. This is obviously my problem and not the OS and I wondered if anyone could give me a link to somewhere that will show me how to come to grips with this problem starting from opening the Tertminal window and not assuming that I am in the right directory etc.
Any advice very much appreciated.
 
Old 11-03-2003, 12:51 PM   #2
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For help on commands, take a look at this: www.slackware.com/book
 
Old 11-03-2003, 01:30 PM   #3
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Thanks for your response will check it out.
 
  


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