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Old 06-07-2004, 07:41 PM   #1
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Question What to Learn next?


Hello, I just recently ordered two linux books so that I can build a strong foundation of the Linux basics. I haven't recieved them yet though.

These are the two books I ordered:

Running Linux by Matt Welsh

and

The Linux Cookbook: Tips and Techniques for Everyday Use by Michael Stutz

I am about to go on a Learning Linux binge, and I would like to know what other materials I should get to maximize my learning!

Thanks for the help!
 
Old 06-07-2004, 09:52 PM   #2
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learn other OSs too

Learn to use other unix based OSs like *BSD, solaris, AIX, HP-UX, etc....hehe
 
Old 06-08-2004, 04:34 AM   #3
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Hello,

i find it very difficult to choose a Linux book -- many are rather out of date since Linux has evolved rapidly over the last two years.

Cheers,
 
Old 06-08-2004, 05:30 AM   #4
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Here is a good one:
http://www.icon.co.za/~psheer/book/index.html
 
Old 06-08-2004, 10:15 AM   #5
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Try Learning the Bash Shell, it will allow you to use the command line to its best effect.

http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/bash2/

HTH
 
  


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