Media praise for Learning Red Hat Linux

"a MUST have - no other option if you are doing Linux you need the book!" -- Ralph E. Wasmer Jr, Great Inland Sea Computer User Group, July 2000

"The author covers all the installation bases from one of the best explanations of the DOS kludge called fdisk, to excellent examples of how to get the necessary system information from the Windows 9x Control Panel "Learning Red Hat Linux" is the book for all those Windows users who have been putting off installing and learning Linux for much too long. Finding out that Red Hat's installation and Bill McCarty's book can take the pain out of getting started in the Linux world is worth more than the price of the book (hey, it even includes the Red Hat installation CD-ROM, just think of the time and disk space you save not having to download the file" --Bryon Poehlman, Written Word Reviewer's Guild, October 2000

"The book and disc have everything you need to get Linux up and running. . . this book does exactly what it sets out to do: get the Linux novice user up and running useful applications quickly. If you are in the market for a gentle introduction to Linux, Learning Red Hat Linux is well worth checking out.." --Keith Schengili-Roberts, Computer Paper, April 2000

"Any IT professional looking for a good working knowledge of Red Hat Linux and related terminology should buy this book. " --Shawn McNutt, IT Support News

"For the geek on your gift list interested in taking her computer experience to a new level, Linux is where it's at. But it can be hard to get here, and this book/software package from legendary computer book publisher O'Reilly & Associates is a great way to start." --John Fleck, Albuquerque Tribune, Dec 17, 1999

"McCarty has compressed a beginner's guide to the operating system into 351 ages, leaving out the incomprehensibility that characterizes other Linux guides." -Network News, Dec 15, 1999

" of the more useful and user-friendly Linux books; it clearly explains procedures and provides the reader with the precise answers. . .this is one of the books that I reference frequently." --Eliabeth Zinkann, Sys Admin, Feb 2000

" in their category, especially helpful to newbies." -- Paul Andrews, Seattle Times, Sunday Nov 14, 1999