Books tagged: linux

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The Great Intellinux - Doctor Who fan fiction
Series: Doctor Who Fan Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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I said I was going to write a Doctor Who story and I’m done. The Time Lord and Lady come to Cupertino, California. They’re here for an art show… Christmas comes later.
Making Word.doc Files on Linux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
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Smashwords requires Microsoft Word.doc files for the books it publishes. This is a problem for Linux users because Word doesn't run natively on Linux. You can make these files with LibreOffice (the replacement for OpenOffice). This revised edition shows you how to use LibreOffice to produce files that will work on Smashwords.
Working with Vi Editor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: 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.
Raspberry Pi Assembly Language RASPBIAN Beginners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Raspberry Pi Assembly Language RASPBIAN Beginners is your hands-on guide to learning to program ARM machine code on your Raspberry Pi. With nothing other than the Raspbian Operating System installed on your Raspberry Pi, this book shows you how to access all the tools that you'll need to create your own machine code programs using assembly language.
Sudo Mastery: User Access Control for Real People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,830. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Tilted Windmill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
Unix-like operating systems have a primitive access control system. The root account can do anything. Other users are peasants with only minimal system access. Sudo lets you divide root’s monolithic power between the people who need it, with accountability and auditability. While many people use sudo, most use only a small part of it’s features. Master sudo with Sudo Mastery.
How to Survive the Death of Windows XP
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems, 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.
Data Recovery
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Data storage, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Reference
One of the greatest fears of anyone using a computer, smartphone, or tablet is the loss of their data. But there is hope, even in the worst situations. This book, written by a long-time computer science professor, department chair, author, and consultant, shows how the very complexity of modern computing devices helps make data recovery possible.
Xubuntu 12.04 Post-Installation Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,550. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems, 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.
Build Your Own Tablet
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A guide to building your own tablet capable of running Windows® 8 or any other x86 compatible operating system complete with pictures, parts list and instructions.