A practical guide to UNIX, this book is both a reference and a teacher. It explains things as they really are and recognizes that people like to play games, read news, send mail and copy remote files. It is broken down clearly for fast referencing and indexing with each chapter designed to be read as a single part which stands alone.
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With its easy-to-read, coaching style and well-designed plan, A Student's Guide to Unix, 2/e is the best way to introduce students to the complex world of Unix. This edition is a comprehensive revision of the first Unix textbook specifically developed for the university environment. Designed to be a reference and an educational resource, the book describes all the basic skills involved, as well as countless tips, hints and techniques. This edition includes chapters on the Emacs editor, Job Control and the Korn Shell. It has also been improved as a reference text.About the Author:
Harley Hahn has a degree in mathematics and computer science from the University of Waterloo, Canada, and a graduate degree in computer science from the University of California at San Diego. Before becoming a professional writer and the author of more than two dozen books, Harley studied medicine at the University of Toronto. When Harley is not writing, he reads a lot, paints, plays the piano and gives advice to anyone who will listen.
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Book Description Mcgraw-hill Inc, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070255113
Book Description Mcgraw-hill Inc, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070255113