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LINUX Companion: The Essential Guide for Users and System Administrators Paperback – Facsimile, 17 Jan 2008

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  • Paperback: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Pearson Technology Group; Facsimile edition (17 Jan. 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0132318385
  • ISBN-13: 978-0132318389
  • Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 1.1 x 23.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 1.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 10,740,725 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Suitable for programmers, software developers, and power users, this is a comprehensive guide to using and administering Linux Systems. Linux concepts are presented in terms of their DOS and Windows counterparts.

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If you're a DOS or Windows user, you'll need help taking full advantage of your new LINUX environment. LINUX Companion is written especially for you. It explains LINUX from beginning to end. You'll learn exactly how the LINUX architecture compares to DOS and Windows - and why so many power users prefer LINUX. Understand how to install a LINUX system and make peripherals work with LINUX. Walk through the basic LINUX commands you need to know - and how they compare to the DOS commands you already know. If you don't have LINUX yet, LINUX Companion shows where you can get it free, or at very low cost. You'll also learn about sources for LINUX software, and online sites where you can get more information and support for you LINUX system.

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