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This handy, compact guide teaches you to use Ubuntu Linux as the experts do: from the command line. Try out over 1000 commands to find and get software, monitor system health and security, and access network resources. Apply skills you learn from this book to use and administer desktops and servers running Ubuntu, Debian, and KNOPPIX or any other Linux distribution.
Expand your Linux expertise in these and other areas:
Using the shell
Finding online software
Working with files
Playing with music and images
Administering file systems
Backing up data
Checking and managing running processes
Accessing network resources
Handling remote system administration
Locking down security
Francois Caen hosts and manages business application infrastructures, through his company Turbosphere LLC. As an open-source advocate, he has lectured on OSS network management and Internet services, and served as president of the Tacoma Linux User Group. FranÇois is a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE).
This is one of the best books you can get for Debian Linux commands. I use it almost everyday. No it doesn't have them all, but it has quite a few. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Mark Fitzgerald
Nice, technical handbook - useful for those up on Linux. Nice to have a guide book as you learn / troubleshoot a Linux problem.Published 6 months ago by Jerry B. Westfall
This is a book every Linux practitioner should have at his/her disposal. LINUX commands well sorted by topic and therefore easy to find. Read morePublished 14 months ago by L HEYSTEK
Linux utilities are everywhere, explaining these is an important job that this text does very well. A worthwhile book for anyone using or learning Ubuntu products.Published 15 months ago by hankvoss
Looks like total crap on my ipad. The code snippets are low resolution screenshots. This is a waste of mineyPublished 17 months ago by SRHadden
There appears to be a lot of Linux authors copying one another.
Or perhaps the publishers are doing it. Read more
This an excellent book filled with specific tips for optimizing your ubuntu system. It is poorly organized but has a great section on the editors vi. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Merrifield Winters
After reading what the book had between the covers, I expected this book to be an excellent guide but it wasn't. It seemed written for experienced users. Read morePublished 21 months ago by bossnme
I am a fresher to ubuntu system, and this handbook help me a lot configuring the system, but If you are looking for more information on scripting, this book only cover the basic... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Dexter