Linux Basics

By James Turnbull and Dennis Matotek
  • Dennis Matotek
  • James Turnbull
  • Peter Lieverdink
Chapter

Abstract

In this chapter, we’re going to introduce you to some basic Linux concepts and skills. Some people find Linux intimidating because of what looks like arcane commands with strange switches and mysterious options. We’ll decode some of the arcane commands you’ll need to know and demonstrate these commands and their functions.

Keywords

Command Line Home Directory Root Directory Desktop Environment Asterisk Symbol 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Dennis Matotek, James Turnbull and Peter Lieverdink 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis Matotek
    • 1
  • James Turnbull
    • 2
  • Peter Lieverdink
    • 3
  1. 1.FootscrayAustralia
  2. 2.BrooklynUSA
  3. 3.North MelbourneAustralia

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