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Linux All-in-One For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)) Paperback – July 8, 2014

ISBN-13: 978-1118844359 ISBN-10: 1118844351 Edition: 5th

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  • Getting Started with Linux
  • Linux Desktops
  • Networking
  • The Internet
  • Administration
  • Security
  • Scripting
  • Linux Certification

Get up and running with the popular Linux operating system

Are you a Linux user looking to take your skills to the next level? Linux All-in-One For Dummies, 5th Edition is the ideal, user-friendly resource for anyone looking to get familiar with Linux, and includes a test-prep section for those studying to pass the Level-1 Linux certification. Everything you need is right here at your fingertips!

  • Boot up with the basics — find out how to successfully install, troubleshoot, and configure Linux distros
  • Keep it secure — get a high-level view of how to use security to keep your overall framework protected
  • Get connected — discover how to connect your Linux system to the Internet, whether you have a DSL or cable modem
  • Know the GNOME (and more) — learn all about desktops, including GNOME’s common features, GNOME panels, Unity, and Cinnamon
  • Be a programming pro — start programming in Linux, write shell scripts, edit text in vi, and become a champion of programming in C

Open the book and find:

  • An easy-to-understand introduction to Linux
  • How to install and configure peripherals
  • Ways to work with the shell and try out basic commands
  • Helpful screenshots and plain-English descriptions
  • How to set up Ethernet networking on your Linux system
  • The latest on virtual machines
  • A primer on TCP/IP
  • Working with files, folders, and permissions

About the Author

Emmett Dulaney has authored over thirty books, including the CompTIA Security+ Guide, 3rd Edition. He is the former Director of Training for Mercury Technical Solutions, and is currently an instructor at Anderson University.

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Emmett Dulaney has written over 30 books on Windows, Security, IT project management, and UNIX, and is the certification columnist for CertCities.

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