Terminal commands

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Terminal commands

Postby ddeneen » Sun Jun 22, 2008 2:58 pm

I am a complete newby that wants to learn linux very much. I played around with other distros, but so far like this one the best. where can I learn the command line for linux. Remember I am new at this.

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Re: Terminal commands

Postby MagnusB » Sun Jun 22, 2008 3:06 pm

That depends on what you want to do. I suggest just using it for everyday maintenance, and ask here when you have some specific questions.
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Re: Terminal commands

Postby T J Tulley » Mon Jun 23, 2008 7:20 am

There's a good general introduction at:

More info. can be found through:

You can also try the Linux Mint Wiki - access via the header of the Linux Mint Firefox screen.

It's a good idea to subscribe to these - I keep a text file (with a link to Desktop) into which I enter all my Usernames and Passwords. Of course this doesn't include banking items!

I'm still a Newbie but have been greatly helped by advice via the forums - mainly Linux Mint, but also sometimes
Mozilla and even Windows BBS and HelpWithWindows. It's a matter of gradually finding your way around - I have a long list of URLs entered as Info sources in my Firefox Bookmarks.
Yours hopefully -

Theo Tulley.
Using a PC with 2GB RAM, 3 hdds and a 1.7 GHz Celeron cpu.

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