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SAMS Teach Yourself Unix in 10 Minutes by Robert Shimonski

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Summary

We've covered a lot of ground in this lesson, but at the same time, we've only scratched the surface. Unfortunately, there is too much to know about cron and at to fit into this 10-minute lesson. For more information, consult your local man pages. Understanding processes can be a bit difficult at first, but depending on your use of the system, you might never need to do much more than put a process into the background. If you use KDE exclusively, you'll find that processes work exactly as you might expect on any desktop operating system. In addition, you can easily open a shell prompt and use all of these commands and reference their man pages. You can also use your current X Window System help system.

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