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Practical Linux by Bill Ball, John Ray, Michael Turner, M. Drew Streib

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Introduction

Linux has enjoyed incredible growth as an operating system in the past few years. Years of refinement have helped it to grow out of a niche market and into the mainstream. You can now find Linux in mission-critical servers and on home desktops. Taking the time to learn about Linux will help increase your productivity and will enhance your overall computer experience.

This book is designed for all Linux users, from Linux newcomers to seasoned system administrators. New users will want to start at the beginning and follow the tutorial-style nature of the book. More experienced users will get more out of the later book chapters. The entire book makes an excellent reference manual for common (and some not-so-common) tasks.

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