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Author Topic: Best books/sites to learn linux CLI?  (Read 1037 times)

linuxROCKS

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Best books/sites to learn linux CLI?
« on: October 09, 2010, 05:30:29 am »

Hello, I'm new to this and want to become very good with the basics, most books are written badly I have seen. Any ideas?

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bigpaws

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Re: Best books/sites to learn linux CLI?
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2010, 06:14:19 am »

You will fins alot of the Orielly books are decent.

You can start here:

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/articles/command_line_intro?page=0%2C0

and then start following links. 

Another friend is google, a typical is:

linux cli text editing

or something like that.

HTH

Bigpaws
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GrannyGeek

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Re: Best books/sites to learn linux CLI?
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2010, 05:57:41 pm »

I find Slackware Linux Essentials very useful. It's a free download. See http://www.slackbook.org/ . The link for a PDF download is ftp://ftp.slackbook.org/pub/slackbook/slackbook-2.0.pdf .284 pages, mostly command line, and very pertinent to VectorLinux, with our Slackware heritage.
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