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Linux extremists owe Debian systemd maintainer an apology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Systemd is the gift that just keeps on giving to the Linux community. Unfortunately, what it's giving is not what most of us want. It has spawned an unending stream of vitriol and attacks, and one systemd maintainer finally had enough and decided to resign. I've been aware of the systemd nastiness for quite a while... Article: 844 Words
Trisquel 7.0 LTS Belenos review
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Trisquel is one of the few Linux distributions that really believes in providing users with free software. So if that matters to you then Trisquel should definitely be at the top of your list of desktop distributions. You won't find nonfree software in it, but you will find lots and lots of free software that will meet the needs of almost all desktop users. Article: 1559 Words
The Shortest Path to Linux
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
I'm not hostile to MS Windows. For the past two decades it has kept my computer tech support ministry alive. However, I know from experience that most people could easily learn Linux, saving a lot of money and time in the bargain. This companion guide will put Linux in easy reach without too much of a shock to your Windows habits.
Bash Command Line Pro Tips
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » System administration / Linux & UNIX administration
As someone that has used the Bash shell almost daily for over 15 years, I've accumulated several command line "tricks" that have saved me time and frustration. Bash Command Line Pro Tips is a collection of techniques that you can put to use right away to increase your efficiency at the command line.
CentOS: The Commercial Grade Linux Desktop
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Price: Free! Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Keep your old, but still working, business desktop computer alive with a free Operating System designed for the SOHO. CentOS is a free version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. This guide will help you understand how to install and use CentOS to the greatest advantage.
Ubuntu: 101 Tips & Tricks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Ubuntu: 101 Tips & Tricks gives users an overview of Ubuntu, from using the Dash and the Launcher to more advanced troubleshooting techniques.
Step-by-Step Guide to Bodhi Linux
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Price: Free! Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Bodhi Linux is an elegant offshoot of the popular Ubuntu Linux operating system. This guide is suitable for anyone migrating to Linux from Windows, and explains in easy steps how to install Bodhi Linux on your computer, how to customize and use it, and how to install a range of recommended applications. Bodhi Linux can transform your computer, and this guide will show you how to make it happen.
Debian: Try It; You'll Like It
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Price: Free! Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
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If you can run a Windows or Mac at home and do alright, you can learn to run Debian Linux just as easily. Best of all, it will free you from the control of some corporation that doesn't know you exist.
Working with Vi Editor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
"Working with Vi Editor", introduces the text editors of Linux and Unix and it covers widely used commands of Vi editor.
How to Survive the Death of Windows XP
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Windows XP is Dead Microsoft's beloved operating system has been given the axe. As of April 2014 there will be no more updates coming for this old workhorse. For those who still have computers running XP, this places you in a dangerous predicament. If you keep using the computer, you risk getting attacked by hackers. Here is one way you can survive with your wallet intact.
Xubuntu 12.04 Post-Installation Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
A brief, basic guide of what to do after installing Xubuntu 12.04, including how to install Medibuntu and multimedia codecs. Also a list of suggested software for various purposes.
Advanced Topics in UNIX, Second Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,550. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
The first edition of ADVANCED TOPICS IN UNIX, published in 1994 by John Wiley, was named an Alternate Main Selection of the Newbridge Book Club. It stayed in print for thirteen years. The revision will aid end users, application programmers, system programmers, and system administrators to make programs and utiliies work with UNIX variants in file systems, configuration files, and system calls.
Knoppix : The Missing Manual
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Open source
This book try to fill the gap in Knoppix documentation, for new users, one of the most popular Linux Live CD in the open source community! it is perfect for people who are new to Linux world and want to discover it without having to install it first to the hardrive. The book begin step-by-step by instructions and screenshots on how to get started and doing common tasks.
The Linux Mint Beginner's Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,990. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
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A concise yet thorough introduction to Linux Mint, with 17 chapters and numerous screenshots.
The Ubuntu Desktop Beginner's Guide - Second Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
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A concise yet thorough introduction to using Ubuntu Linux, lavishly illustrated with screenshots.
Operating Systems Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked
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Series: Job Interview Questions. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Operating Systems Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market.
How to install Linux in a Pendrive step by step
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Through this miniguide you'll be able to install Linux in a Pendrive. The text guides you step by step in a simple way to have success installing any Linux version in a Pendrive (Usb stick). You'll be able too to boot from the stick your own complete Linux version in a funny and simple way.
Instalar Linux en un pendrive paso a paso
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Documentation & technical writing
Instalar Linux en un Pendrive paso a paso. ¿Todavía sin probar Linux? ¿Ya lo ha probado pero no se atreve a instalarlo por temor a estropear Windows? ¿Le gustaría llevar sus sistema operativo Linux en el pendrive dentro de su bolsillo junto con todas sus aplicaciones y datos? ¡Esta es su miniguía!. Se explica paso a paso y con imagenes todo el proceso hasta tener Linux instalado...
The Linux Command Line Beginner's Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
The Linux Command Line Beginner's Guide gives users new to Linux an introduction to the command line environment.
Fedora and RHEL Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked
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Series: Job Interview Questions. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Fedora and RHEL Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market.