Corel Linux OS Starter Kit: The Official Guide (CD-ROM Included)

Corel Linux OS Starter Kit: The Official Guide (CD-ROM Included)

by Joe Merlino, Kate Wrightson, Katherine Wrightson
     
 

The Only Authorized Guide to Corel LINUX OS, Get up and running on Corel LINUX OS - the Linux distribution built specifically for the desktop. Complete with a CD-ROM containing Corel LINUX OS, this starter kit walks you through installation and configuration; explains how to use and administer the K Desktop Environment (KDE); and covers Internet access,

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The Only Authorized Guide to Corel LINUX OS, Get up and running on Corel LINUX OS - the Linux distribution built specifically for the desktop. Complete with a CD-ROM containing Corel LINUX OS, this starter kit walks you through installation and configuration; explains how to use and administer the K Desktop Environment (KDE); and covers Internet access, networking, and troubleshooting. This book/disc package contains everything you need to put Corel LINUX OS to work for you, and includes a ready-to-run word processor - Corel WordPerfect 8 for Linux.

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Booknews
A married technical writer couple introduce the Linux alternative to the Windows and Mac operating systems for desktop computers in a CorelPRESS-authorized guide. Being enthusiasts but not purists, they compare the systems and explain how to integrate them. After overviewing the history of the UNIX-derived system and its installation, they cover the K desktop environment, running the OS, system administration, and WordPerfect 8 for Linux. Appends information on kernel compilation, common shell commands, Internet Linux resources, and initialization scripts. The CD-ROM contains the Corel Linux OS and WP 8 for Linux. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072124590
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
03/29/2000
Series:
Osborne Corelpress Series
Pages:
650
Product dimensions:
7.41(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.88(d)

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