Re: (OT) Beginner's Linux book recommendation
John Purser wrote:
> One thing I've found to be very helpful is to get a distribution
> specific or at least friendly manual to begin with. Trying to use a
> RedHat focused manual on Debian was a pain at first. When you're just
> learning your way around it's important for things to be where they're
> supposed to be especially configuration files.
I couldn't agree more. Too many users fail to take advantage of
infrastructure provided by distros.
> Another good tip is to join the appropriate mailing list. Lots of
> friendly penguinistas out there eager to help.
Not to mention IRC.