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Linux For Dummies, 6th Edition

ISBN: 978-0-7645-8946-1
446 pages
February 2005
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Part I: Getting Your Feet Wet.

Chapter 1: Getting Acquainted with Linux.

Chapter 2: Prepping Your Computer for Linux.

Chapter 3: Installing Fedora Core.

Chapter 4: Installing Other Linux Distributions.

Chapter 5: Booting and Stopping Linux.

Chapter 6: Checking Out Those Desktops.

Chapter 7: Configuring Linux.

Part II: Internet Now!

Chapter 8: Connecting to the Internet.

Chapter 9: Using the Internet.

Part III: Getting Up to Speed with Linux.

Chapter 10: Manipulating Files and Directories.

Chapter 11: Checking Out the Linux Filesystem.

Chapter 12: Adding Software to Linux.

Chapter 13: A Secure Linux Box Is a Happy Linux Box.

Chapter 14: Working without the GUI.

Chapter 15: Gettin’ Gooey with the GUIs.

Part IV: Getting Things Done.

Chapter 16: Putting the X in Text.

Chapter 17: Word-Processing and More with

Chapter 18: Multimedia Wow!

Chapter 19: Windows-Only Media Formats and Programs.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 20: Ten Troubleshooting Tips.

Chapter 21: Ten Cool Uses for Knoppix.

Part VI: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Common Linux Commands.

Appendix B: About the DVD-ROM.


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