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Old 08-31-2005, 10:57 PM   #1
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A practical knowledge base - queries / answers on linux

Hi All,

I am new to linux ; i would like to have a good knowledge base on linux to start with and understand linux, and also what is the practical day to day practical guide to linux - say to start with as a fresher ;

all info available on line seem to give a lot of theory and less of practical examples;

could any one suggest a good book / online - tutorial for this.

Old 08-31-2005, 11:16 PM   #2
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Check out the guides section of The Linux Documentation Project.

Check out --- very good information.

Also search Google Linux for anything related to linux. Get a good book if you can...rute user's tutorial is one of the best. Seach google/linux for it and you will get it to read online...or even download.

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Ummm.. We have one at this very site

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Search the full text of books (and discover new ones).

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thanks all

thanks to all
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And did everyone forget Rute User's Tutorial & Exposition?
Old 09-01-2005, 10:48 AM   #7
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dear all

thank you very much once again for all the valuable info


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