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Just Enough UNIX

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ISBN-10: 0256212767

ISBN-13: 9780256212761

Edition: 2nd 1997

Authors: Paul K. Andersen

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"Just Enough UNIX" provides a quick and gentle introduction to the UNIX operating system. The fifth edition of this highly successful text reflects changes and updates to the UNIX curriculum that have taken place since the publication of the fourth edition. The book is written in a clear, straightforward style that avoids unnecessary jargon. This short, yet comprehensive text covers the basics of UNIX. It can be used in both a freshman engineering course or to supplement other courses where the student needs to learn UNIX for the first time. The book is enhanced by strong pedagogical tools that will be very useful to those in the classroom, as well as those engaged in self-study.
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Book details

List price: $29.69
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 7.09" wide x 9.21" long x 0.79" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

Prefacep. vii
Introduction to UNIXp. 1
Introduction to UNIXp. 3
Your UNIX Accountp. 17
Getting Startedp. 25
Tutorial: Getting Started (X/Motif)p. 35
Tutorial: Getting Started (CDE)p. 51
UNIX File Systemp. 67
The UNIX File Systemp. 69
Tutorial: Working with Filesp. 85
Tutorial: Working with Directoriesp. 95
Tutorial: Using File Managerp. 103
UNIX Shellsp. 113
UNIX Shellsp. 115
Tutorial: Working with the Shellp. 129
Tutorial: Using Additional Shell Featuresp. 141
Text Editorsp. 153
Text Editorsp. 155
Tutorial: Editing with vip. 159
Tutorial: Editing with emacsp. 181
Tutorial: Editing with picop. 195
Tutorial: Editing with Text Editorp. 205
UNIX Networkingp. 215
UNIX Networkingp. 217
Tutorial: Using Mail and mailxp. 229
Tutorial: Processing Mail with pinep. 241
Tutorial: Processing Mail with Mailerp. 251
Tutorial: Logging in Remotelyp. 259
Tutorial: Transferring Filesp. 265
Tutorial: Reading the Newsp. 277
Tutorial: Browsing the WWWp. 285
Startup Filesp. 293
Startup Filesp. 295
Tutorial: Using sh & ksh Startup Filesp. 305
Tutorial: Using csh & tcsh Startup Filesp. 315
Tutorial: Using bash Startup Filesp. 325
Shell Scriptsp. 337
Shell Scriptsp. 339
Tutorial: Creating Shell Scriptsp. 351
Programming under UNIXp. 361
Programming Under UNIXp. 363
Tutorial: Programming in Cp. 369
Tutorial: Programming in C++p. 383
Tutorial: Programming in Fortranp. 397
Tutorial: Programming in Javap. 409
Appendicesp. 415
Taming Your Terminalp. 417
The UNIX Manualp. 419
Starting X and Motifp. 423
Regular Expressionsp. 425
Write and talkp. 429
Using dbxp. 431
Using makep. 439
Indexp. 443
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