The Resource Introducing Ubuntu : desktop Linux, Brian Proffitt

Introducing Ubuntu : desktop Linux, Brian Proffitt

Label
Introducing Ubuntu : desktop Linux
Title
Introducing Ubuntu
Title remainder
desktop Linux
Statement of responsibility
Brian Proffitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
005.432
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.76.O63
LC item number
P76174 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Introducing Ubuntu : desktop Linux, Brian Proffitt
Publication
Note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""PART I: INSTALLING AND CONFIGURING UBUNTU""; ""Chapter 1 What Is Ubuntu?""; ""What Is Linux?""; ""What Ubuntu Is""; ""A Cosmonautâ€?s View""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 2 Before You Install Ubuntu""; ""Choosing the Right Ubuntu""; ""Getting Ubuntu""; ""Installation Preparation""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 3 Installing Ubuntu""; ""Try Before You Buy""; ""One or Two Operating Systems?""; ""Running Ubiquity""; ""Reviewing the Settings""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 4 Desktop Basics""; ""Understanding the GNOME Desktop""; ""Desktop Settings and Features""
  • ""Chapter 13 Multimedia Tools""""The Big Deal: Formats and Codecs""; ""Audio on Ubuntu""; ""Video on Ubuntu""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 14 Getting All the Goodies""; ""Installing Automatix2""; ""Using Automatix2""; ""Working with Windows""; ""Playing DVDs""; ""Looking Forward""; ""Conclusion""; ""PART III: USING OPENOFFICE.ORG""; ""Chapter 15 Documenting with Writer""; ""The Writer Interface""; ""Creating Documents""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 16 Analyzing with Calc""; ""A Spreadsheet Primer""; ""Learning the Calc Interface""; ""Good-Looking Data""; ""Conclusion""
  • ""Chapter 17 Presenting with Impress""""The Second Greatest Fear""; ""Learning the Tools to Use""; ""Creating a Presentation""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 18 Organizing with Base""; ""Database Concepts""; ""Building Your Own Database""; ""Conclusion""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""X""
  • ""Special Hardware Concerns""""Conclusion""; ""PART II: USING UBUNTU""; ""Chapter 8 Taking the Grand Tour""; ""Introducing Firefox""; ""Introducing Evolution""; ""Introducing OpenOffice.org""; ""Other Nifty Ubuntu Tools""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 9 Basic File Management""; ""Using Nautilus""; ""Command-Line File Management""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 10 Surfing the Web""; ""Using Firefox""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 11 Mail Call""; ""Using Evolution""; ""Using Thunderbird""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 12 Messaging Tools""; ""Using Gaim (Pidgin)""; ""Using Ekiga Softphone""; ""Conclusion""
  • ""Window Dressing""""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 5 Getting Online""; ""How to Get on the Internet""; ""Configuring Connections""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 6 Installing and Updating Software""; ""How Ubuntu Installs Software""; ""Understanding Software Repositories""; ""Using Update Manager""; ""Using Synaptic Package Manager""; ""Managing Software with Install and Remove Applications""; ""Managing Software with Apt-get""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chapter 7 Making Things Work""; ""Setting Up User Accounts""; ""Using Printers""; ""Using USB Mass Storage Devices""; ""Setting Up a Digital Camera""
Control code
ocn568397570
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 439 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598637656
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35865398
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)568397570
  • pebcs1598637657

Library Locations

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