Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition book cover

Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition

Author:
Richard Blum
Published: September 23, 2020

Overview

Your step-by-step guide to the latest in Linux Nine previous editions of this popular benchmark guide can’t be wrong! Whether you’re new to Linux and need a step-by-step guide or are a pro who wants to catch up with recent distributions, Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition has your back. Covering everything from installation to automation, this updated edition focuses on openSUSE and Ubuntu and includes new and refreshed material — as well as chapters on building a web server and creating simple shell scripts. In his friendly, no-jargon style, IT professional and higher education tech instructor Richard Blum draws on more than 10 years of teaching to show you just why Linux’s open source operating systems are relied on to run a huge proportion of the world’s online infrastructure, servers, supercomputers, and NAS devices — and how you can master them too. With Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition:
  • Study the thinking behind Linux
  • Choose the right installation approach
  • Pick up the basics — from prepping to desktops
  • Get fancy with music, video, movies, and games
Whatever your Linux needs — work, fun, or just a hobby — this bestselling, evergreen guide will get you up and coding in the open source revolution in no time at all.
Your step-by-step guide to the latest in Linux Nine previous editions of this popular benchmark guide can’t be wrong! Whether you’re new to Linux and need a step-by-step guide or are a pro who wants to catch up with recent distributions, Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition has your back. Covering everything from installation to automation, this updated edition focuses on openSUSE and Ubuntu and includes new and refreshed material — as well as chapters on building a web server and creating simple shell scripts. In his friendly, no-jargon style, IT professional and higher education tech instructor Richard Blum draws on more than 10
years of teaching to show you just why Linux’s open source operating systems are relied on to run a huge proportion of the world’s online infrastructure, servers, supercomputers, and NAS devices — and how you can master them too. With Linux For Dummies, 10th Edition:
  • Study the thinking behind Linux
  • Choose the right installation approach
  • Pick up the basics — from prepping to desktops
  • Get fancy with music, video, movies, and games
Whatever your Linux needs — work, fun, or just a hobby — this bestselling, evergreen guide will get you up and coding in the open source revolution in no time at all.
Linux For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Linux can seem like a very daunting environment. But it doesn’t have to be! With the two topics in this cheat sheet—the commands you’ll use on a daily basis and the useful help pages—you can easily navigate your Linux environment. [caption id="attachment_273250" align="alignnone" width="556"] © MIND AND I /Shutterstock.com[/caption]