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Linux All-In-One for Dummies (5th Edition) - Paperback (1118844351)

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Author(s): Emmett Dulaney
Pages: 576 pages
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: For Dummies (July 8, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1118844351
Dimensions: 1.12 x 9.49 x 7.37 inches
Weight: 1.66 pounds
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Product Description

Eight mini-books in one volume cover every important aspect of Linux and everything you need to know to pass level-1 certification. Includes everything beginners need to know to get started with Linux. Linux All-in-One For Dummies, 5th Edition, is the ultimate resource and reference for aspiring professionals.

Linux All-in-One For Dummies explains everything you need to get up and running with the popular Linux operating system. Written in the friendly and accessible For Dummies style, the book is ideal for new and intermediate Linux users, as well as anyone studying for level-1 Linux certification. The eight mini-books inside cover the basics of Linux, interacting with it, networking issues, Internet services, administration, security, scripting, and level-1 certification. Covers every major topic for anyone just getting familiar with Linux. Includes a test-prep section for passing the level-1 Linux certification exam.

Are you a Linux user looking to take your skills to the next level Everything you need is right here at your fingertips!

  • Boot up with the basics -- find out how to successfully install, troubleshoot, and configure Linux distros
  • Keep it secure -- get a high-level view of how to use security to keep your overall framework protected
  • Get connected -- discover how to connect your Linux system to the Internet, whether you have a DSL or cable modem
  • Know the GNOME (and more) -- learn all about desktops, including GNOME's common features, GNOME panels, Unity, and Cinnamon
  • Be a programming pro -- start programming in Linux, write shell scripts, edit text in vi, and become a champion of programming in C

Open the book and find:

  • An easy-to-understand introduction to Linux
  • How to install and configure peripherals
  • Ways to work with the shell and try out basic commands
  • Helpful screenshots and plain-English descriptions
  • How to set up Ethernet networking on your Linux system
  • The latest on virtual machines
  • A primer on TCP/IP
  • Working with files, folders, and permissions

Emmett Dulaney has authored over thirty books. He is the former Director of Training for Mercury Technical Solutions, and is currently an instructor at Anderson University.