Linux in A Nutshell

Linux in A Nutshell

A Desktop Quick Reference

eBook - 1999
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"Linux in a Nutshell" covers the core commands available on common Linux distributions. This isn't a scaled-down quick reference of common commands, but a complete reference containing all user, programming, administration, and networking commands.Contents include: Commands with complete lists of optionsShell syntax for the "bash," and "tcsh" shellsPattern matching"emacs," "vi," and "ex" editing commands"sed" and "gawk" commandsPerl quick-refLILO and Loadlin optionsSoftware development commandsThis book also documents a wide range of GNU tools for UNIX users who have GNU versions of standard UNIX tools. You'll find all the essential commands you need to run your system, as well as all the commands that historically have been included on UNIX systems.New material in the second edition includes the popular LILO and Loadlin programs used for dual-booting, a Perl quick-reference, and RCS/CVS source control commands."Linux in a Nutshell" is a must for any Linux user; it weighs less than a stack of manual pages, but gives you everything you need for common, day-to-day use.

Publisher: Beijing ; Sebastopol, Calif. : O'Reilly, 1999
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781565929630
Branch Call Number: 005.4469 Si
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 612 pages) : illustrations


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