[nSLUG] another Linux Tutorial
davebuck at eastlink.ca
Sun Jun 1 09:25:09 ADT 2008
Sorry for the typo, my eyesite must be failing, or maybe it's these aging
----- 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:
>> At last, a current and constantly updated tutorial that explains Linux
>> the ground up along with a profusion of other interesting aspects of the
> 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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