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Old 02-13-2004, 03:26 PM   #1
prisch
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searching a book which has an overview over consol commands


hi, i'm looking for a book or guide (book prefered) which has an overview over the most important consol commands. i have used suse from time to time over the last 6-7 years. i'm using gentoo right now. the man pages are quite good however what i miss is an overview. i want get into linux like i was into dos. right now i don't have even a clue over basic things like eg: the linux dir /p command (ls -??)
 
Old 02-13-2004, 03:28 PM   #2
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http://www.oreillynet.com/linux/cmd/
 
Old 02-13-2004, 03:29 PM   #3
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http://www.icon.co.za/~psheer/book/index.html.gz

I've used this one so much I can't spell rute anymore.
 
Old 02-13-2004, 05:48 PM   #4
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For a book, Linux in a Nutshell, is what you want to get.
 
Old 02-16-2004, 01:12 PM   #5
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OOoh Oooh! My turn, http://www.unixguide.net/linux/linuxshortcuts.shtml. This one is more for quick little shortcuts like <Tab> completion and other things, still a good read.
 
Old 02-16-2004, 01:31 PM   #6
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Re: searching a book which has an overview over consol commands

Try Unix Power Tools, not only learns you the commandline tools, but also very clever ways of working with them.

http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/upt3/
 
  


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