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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher For Dummies
Publication date September 15, 1998
Pages 210
Binding Paperback
Edition 4 spi sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780764504204
ISBN-10 0764504207
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Original list price $24.99
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Summary
Lists and provides concise explanations of UNIX commands, and includes information on using the shell, text editors, and networks (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Get instant access to the UNIX commands and functions you need withthis fast and friendly reference guide to all things UNIX. UNIX ForDummies Quick Reference, 4th Edition, clues you in to the mostpopular and essential parts of UNIX: X Windows managers, texteditors, sending and receiving electronic mail, andnetworking.

Starting with the UNIX shell and moving steadily deeper inside theUNIX environment, UNIX For Dummies Quick Reference, 4th Edition,cuts to the chase with clear, concise answers to all your UNIXquestions. From the basics of entering commands, organizing filesand directories, and determining which shell you're using, thisvaluable little reference book steers you in the right direction.More than 100 basic UNIX commands are alphabetically sorted foreasy lookups, and advanced topics on X Windows managers, texteditors, and online components are all just a few pages away.

Why bother with the hassles of sorting through thousands of pagesof text when the answers you need are all right here, tucked insidea lay-flat binding that lets you keep your book open to the pageyou're reading. Could using a UNIX reference be any easier?

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Paperback
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4 spi sub edition from For Dummies (September 15, 1998); titled "Unix for Dummies: Quick Reference"
9780764504204 | details & prices | 210 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $24.99
About: Lists and provides concise explanations of UNIX commands, and includes information on using the shell, text editors, and networks
from John Wiley & Sons Inc (January 1, 1998)
9780764503016 | details & prices | 208 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $14.99
About: This UNIX reference book includes tasks and commands for UNIX users and adminstrators.
2 spi sub edition from John Wiley & Sons Inc (December 1, 1995); titled "Unix for Dummies: Quick Reference"
9781568849799 | details & prices | 212 pages | 6.25 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $12.99
About: Lists and provides concise explanations of UNIX commands, and includes information on using the shell, text editors, and networks
1 edition from John Wiley & Sons Inc (March 1, 1994); titled "Unix for Dummies: Quick Reference"
9781568840949 | details & prices | 166 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $8.95
About: Lists and provides concise explanations of UNIX commands, and includes information on using the shell, text editors, and networks
Miscellaneous
4th edition from For Dummies (February 11, 2011); titled "Unix for Dummies: Quick Reference"
9781118085103 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $16.99

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