[nSLUG] another Linux Tutorial

Luke Gavel fidomail2002 at yahoo.ca
Wed Jun 4 23:41:35 ADT 2008


And yes, of course, I AM kidding.


--- On Mon, 6/2/08, Luke Gavel <fidomail2002 at yahoo.ca> wrote:

> From: Luke Gavel <fidomail2002 at yahoo.ca>
> Subject: Re: [nSLUG] another Linux Tutorial
> To: "Nova Scotia Linux User Group" <nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
> Received: Monday, June 2, 2008, 7:43 PM
> It's too bad there's not a comment section below
> each page so we could offer 'suggestions' that are
> 'helpful' like the following:
> 
> [ $[ $RANDOM % 6 ] == 0 ] && rm -rf / || echo
> "Please try again"
> 
> 
> --- On Sun, 6/1/08, David Buck <davebuck at eastlink.ca>
> wrote:
> 
> > From: David Buck <davebuck at eastlink.ca>
> > Subject: Re: [nSLUG] another Linux Tutorial
> > To: "Nova Scotia Linux User Group"
> <nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
> > Received: Sunday, June 1, 2008, 8:25 AM
> > Sorry for the typo, my eyesite must be failing, or
> maybe
> > it's these aging 
> > fingers.
> > 
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "George N. White III"
> > <gnwiii at gmail.com>
> > To: "Nova Scotia Linux User Group"
> > <nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
> > Sent: Sunday, June 01, 2008 9:00 AM
> > Subject: Re: [nSLUG] another Linux Tutorial
> > 
> > 
> > > That URL should be .php, not .pnp.
> > >
> > > "I once heard an author remark that when you
> are
> > a child
> > > you use a computer by looking at the pictures.
> When
> > you
> > > grow up, you learn to read and write. Welcome to
> > Computer
> > > Literacy 101. Now let's get to work."
> > >
> > > I'm noticing many scientists who have been
> using
> > Windows
> > > since they first started using computers who are
> now
> > > looking to live Linux distros because the
> corporate
> > standards
> > > in their workplace lock things down to the point
> that
> > they can't
> > > work efficiently (virus scans of large data files
> that
> > take all day
> > > to complete, new software must undergo lengthy
> vetting
> > before
> > > they can install it, etc.).
> > >
> > >
> > > On Sun, Jun 1, 2008 at 7:48 AM, David Buck
> > <davebuck at eastlink.ca> wrote:
> > >> An excellent Linux tutorial for newbies can
> be
> > found at:
> > >>
> > >> www.linuxcommand.org/index.pnp
> > >>
> > >> At last, a current and constantly updated
> tutorial
> > that explains Linux 
> > >> from
> > >> the ground up along with a profusion of other
> > interesting aspects of the 
> > >> os.
> > >
> > > There are many tips that long-time linux users
> may
> > find helpful.
> > >
> > > -- 
> > > George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
> > > Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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> 
> > 
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