[ubuntu-uk] Good general book on Ubuntu/Linux?

paul sutton zleap at zleap.net
Wed Oct 3 21:27:25 UTC 2012

On 03/10/12 15:21, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
> I'm a reasonable user of Ubuntu - both on my netbook and dual-booting
> with Windows 7 on my main laptop.
> I'm looking for a book on either Ubuntu or Linux in general in the
> "Windows inside out" type of format, i.e. from simple through to
> fairly technical, suitable for a general user - me!
> I'm slightly concerned about forking out £34 for the current Ubuntu
> 12.04 bible published by Sams  as the interface could possibly change
> again in 14.04!
> Can anyone suggest a good general book, or should I buy a general
> Linux book and if so what would be the recommendations for that, or
> should I just look for on-line information, and if so where's the best
> place to look for the most topics in one place? (I do like big books!)

> Cheers
> Gordon

try http://ubuntu-manual.org/ and you can buy very cheap from lulu.com
:) hope this helps

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