How and Why to Use Linux
About the Book
Are you tired of Microsoft or Apple pushing you around? Do you want an operating system that belongs to you and does what you say? Then perhaps Linux is for you.
- 1 Welcome to Linux
- 1.1 Why Linux?
- 1.2 whoami
- 1.3 Basic formatting
- 1.4 Markdown and Markua
- 1.5 Generate a preview version of your book
- 1.6 Either read a tutorial, or just go for it!
- 1.7 Thanks for being a Leanpub author!
- 2 Writing in Markua
- 2.1 Section One
- 2.2 Including a Chapter in the Sample Book
- 2.3 Links
- 2.4 Images
- 2.5 Lists
- 2.6 Code Samples
- 2.7 Tables
- 2.8 Math
- 2.9 Headings
- 2.10 Block quotes, Asides and Blurbs
- 2.11 Good luck, have fun!
- 3 Why the CLI?
- 3.1 Notes
- 3.2 Common commands
- 3.3 Ubuntu
- 3.4 Manjaro
- 3.5 Zorin OS
- 3.6 CLI
- 3.7 Frontends
- 3.8 AppImages
- 4 To Catch a Penguin
- 4.1 Ways and Means
- 1 Welcome to Linux
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