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RobM
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« on: October 29, 2012, 07:33:38 AM »

Hello all -

I found The Official DSL Book in the Library - I have been using Ubuntu Studio, and trying to learn more about Linux.

I thought Damn Small Linux was a toy, but when I browsed the book I found a number of tasks that I thought would help me get more comfortable in Linux, so I brought it home.

Now I'm reading the book, and booted DSL on  my old Pentium-M Compaq notebook (lubuntu 12.10 barfed - "non pae") WOW was it FAST! And apparently, under the hood - opps, there is no hood - is a full blown kernal.

I look forward to exploring this forum, and ask you to bear with patience my newb question.

Best Regards,

Rob
Santa Cruz, CA

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fatmac
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« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2012, 03:28:48 PM »


Check this free book out, it might help you to learn a bit about Linux.

http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz
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A good general beginners book for Linux :- http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz (http://rute.2038bug.com/index.html.gz)
A good Debian read :- http://debian-handbook.info/get/now/ (http://debian-handbook.info/get/now/)
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2013, 06:34:22 AM »

Thanks for the link, fatmac.

I saved the link to the free book, and even emailed it to meself so I can pick up the read on the other machine.

Everything I can learn about Linux will get me one step closer to being free from the Mega System's spell...

Thank you, Jesus!

texbrew
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