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Best-selling author Kevin Reichard opts for clear, concise explanations and friendly reference tables rather than muddled technical jargon. UNIX: The Basics, Second Edition also covers text editors like vi and emacs, networking basics, and UNIX configuration tips. After reading UNIX: The Basics, Second Edition, you�ll be ready to step into the ring with true programming heavyweights.