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Old 09-17-2002
regarding linux

Hello sir
I am new to this forum.
I want to learn linux.
What to do?
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Old 09-17-2002
If there are no colleges near you that offer Unix classes or you do not want to pay to take one, you can either buy a book on Linux from just about any book store. Often these books will contain a CD with a Linux distribution and enough info to get it installed and running. You will probably also want to buy a generic Unix book. If you still don't want to pay for a book, there are thousands of websites with information on Linux plus distributions. Redhat, debian, mandrake, caldera are just a few. Redhat is usually the most popular distribution for new comers to Linux. Try these sites to get started:

http://www.redhat.com
http://www.linux.org

They have tons of docs and downloads. You can branch out from there.
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Old 09-17-2002
Please search this site. You can find a great deal here. Just search for "tutorials", "download", "newbie".

Here is one. https://www.unix.com/showthread.php?s...light=tutorial

Also, go to the FAQ page. You will find links for downloads in posts and advice on UNIX. https://www.unix.com/answers-to-frequently-asked-questions/?s=
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Old 09-17-2002
if you are *completely* new to linux i also suggest the following:

Linuxworld.com.au - read all the how-tos here.

LinuxNewbie.org - this is largely a help forum, but has a lot of good beginner style help documents too.

NewToLinux.org.uk - This is a nice friendly site with some good basic tutorials and a discussion forum.
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Old 09-17-2002
Check this site. They might have local chapters in your city.

www.linux-india.org/

If you are near Bangalore, the following is offerinf courses.

www.linuxlearningcentre.com/

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