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Ubuntu Hacks: Tips & Tools for Exploring, Using, and Tuning Linux - Tips and Tools for Exploring, Using, and Tuning Linux (2006)
Front Cover Book Details
Jonathan Oxer
Kyle Rankin
Bill Childers
Publication Date 6/14/2006
Format Paperback (227 x 154 mm)
Publisher O'Reilly Media

The Ubuntu distribution simplifies Linux by providing a sensible collection of applications, an easy-to-use package manager, and lots of fine-tuning, which make it possibly the best Linux for desktops and laptops. Readers of both Linux Journal and TUX Magazine confirmed this by voting Ubuntu as the best Linux distribution in each publication's 2005 Readers Choice Awards. None of that simplification, however, makes Ubuntu any less fun if you're a hacker or a power user.

Like all books in the "Hacks" series, Ubuntu Hacks includes 100 quick tips and tricks for all users of all technical levels. Beginners will appreciate the installation advice and tips on getting the most out of the free applications packaged with Ubuntu, while intermediate and advanced readers will learn the ins-and-outs of power management, wireless roaming, 3D video acceleration, server configuration, and much more.

Personal Details
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 9/14/2006
Index 189
Read It No
Links Amazon US
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Product Details
ISBN 0596527209
Cover Price $29.99
Nr of Pages 426
First Edition No
Rare No