Free Book for learning Ubuntu /Linux

Florian Diesch diesch at spamfence.net
Sun May 25 18:10:01 UTC 2008


SYNass IT Ubuntu / Linux <i-ubux at synass.net> wrote:

> On Sat, 2008-05-24 at 02:39 +0200, Florian Diesch wrote:
>> SYNass IT Ubuntu / Linux <i-ubux at synass.net> wrote:
>> 
>> > On Sat, 2008-05-24 at 00:41 +0200, Florian Diesch wrote:
>> >> anuj <anuj.tomar at alabot.com> wrote:
>> >> 
>> >> > I am new bee and I really want to clear my fundamentals for Ubuntu/Linux 
>> >> > as I am training to become admin for ubuntu servers
>> >> >
>> >> > Pl advice if there free books /Guides on net which i can go through
>> >> 
>> >> Install "rutebook" and have a look at /usr/share/doc/rutebook/
>> >
>> >>    Florian
>> >
>> > Hi Florian, 
>> > Your rutebook hint is interesting ! ;-)
>> > It installs and there is a rutebook.pdf.gz with abolutely not entries or
>> > icons on the desktop !!
>> > How can a new bee get these things readable then ? ;-(
>> 
>> For me it just works in nautilus. If it doesn't for you open a terminal
>> window and type
>>   gzip -c  /usr/share/doc/rutebook/rutebook.pdf.gz > ~/Desktop/rutebook.pdf
>> (that's one line).  This copies a decompressed version of
>> /usr/share/doc/rutebook/rutebook.pdf.gz named rutebook.pdf to your
>> desktop.
>> 
>> Maybe typing
>>   see /usr/share/doc/rutebook/rutebook.pdf.gz
>> in a terminal window works, too. 
>>    Florian
>
> Hi Florian
> Thanks for your feedback and hints:
> 1) it works with:  see /usr/share/doc/rutebook/rute.pdf.gz
>
> 2) With the given gzip it fails:
> unable to open document, failedto laod document from data (error3)

Sorry, has to be gunzip instead of gzip



   Florian
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