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Jay LaCroix is a Linux Administrator with over 12 years of experience and nine certifications. He is a technologist who enjoys all things tech, including (but not limited to) hardware, software, servers, networking, and development. When Jay is not buried in a plethora of computer books, he enjoys photography, music, gaming, and writing. Jay is passionate about open source software, especially Linux, and its long-term adoption.
Jay is also the proud author of the self-published Sci-Fi novel, Escape to Planet 55.
Finally, the book teaches the essential knowledge that every linux mint user should have.
After we have installed Linux Mint the book goes more into getting to know the Cinnamon environment because its most popular Mint flavour.
There are graphics – usually screenshots – every few pages, but not always at the most helpful points.
At least he knows what a mint plant looks like, unlike the other author who put oxalis or sorrel on the cover of his book, lol. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Joe Zyzyx
Linux Mint Essentials is a well written book, covering all the essential, relevant parts of the operating system.Published 8 months ago by Alan A.
Its a very in-depth book with quite a bit of information, and the author put a a lot of effort into writing it, but I found a large portion of the content about Linux Mint was not... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Corbin
For anyone who is using Windows and want to try out Linux. The book covers the basics of the Cinnamon desktop environment for common tasks. Read morePublished 9 months ago by C