Ubuntu: Up and Running : A Power User's Desktop Guide Paperback / softback
by Robin Nixon
Ubuntu for everyone! This popular Linux-based operating system is perfect for people with little technical background.
It's simple to install, and easy to use -- with a strong focus on security.
Ubuntu: Up and Running shows you the ins and outs of this system with a complete hands-on tour.
You'll learn how Ubuntu works, how to quickly configure and maintain Ubuntu 10.04, and how to use this unique operating system for networking, business, and home entertainment.
This book includes a DVD with the complete Ubuntu system and several specialized editions -- including the Mythbuntu multimedia release. * Choose among three desktop environments: GNOME, KDE, or XFCE * Connect printers, sound cards, cameras, webcams, and iPhones * Use the Linux filesystem with either the desktop or the command line * Learn networking functions, such as file and folder sharing and Internet access * Get an in-depth introduction to the OpenOffice.org business productivity suite * Learn how to use WINE to run Windows programs * Implement upgrades quickly and easily * Find out where to get, and how to install, other great software for Linux
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 462 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
- Publication Date: 14/05/2010
- Category: Linux
- ISBN: 9780596804848
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