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UNIX (Visual QuickStart Guide)

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Need to learn Unix fast? Try a "Visual QuickStart"!
This best-selling reference s visual format and step-by-step, task-based instructions will have you up and running with Unix software in no time. In this completely updated edition of our best-selling guide to "Unix, Second Edition: Visual QuickStart Guide," leading software application experts Deborah S. Ray and Eric J.
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Paperback, Third Edition, 430 pages
Published August 12th 2006 by Peachpit Press (first published January 1st 1998)
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minhhai
May 30, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: english, misc
A quick course on Unix. Very clear, straight to the point with examples and screen shots.

The book focused on the usage of basic Unix commands in dealing with directories, files, accounts, some system configurations and emails. For each command, the book provided with a brief explanation of its functionality, a couple of -flag options and some demonstrating examples (with screen shots which I found very helpful). Upon finishing the book (and preferably working out the examples), the reader should
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Guillermo
Aug 09, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I loved this book because it contains clear explanations about the most used commands in the Unix/Linux world. The author makes a great job by providing examples, along with screenshots of the text editor windows and shell outputs.
Joe Saloom
Jan 19, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: school
This is a very easy to understand book that helped me get an A in my UNIX programming course. I would recommend this to anyone!
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