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UNIX for OpenVMS Users

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ISBN-10: 1555581552

ISBN-13: 9781555581558

Edition: 2nd 1998 (Revised)

Authors: Richard Holstein, Joseph McMullen, Philip Bourne

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This book is pertinent to all major versions of UNIX and has been updated to cover new developments, notably Perl, HiText and LaText processing tools and Internet access through the World Wide Web.
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Book details

List price: $94.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Publication date: 10/6/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.93" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

Richard Holstein is currently an independent software engineer and consultant. As a Software Principal Engineer at DEC and Compaq from 1977 to 2001, he provided support and development for the DECsystem-10, OpenVMS, and Tru64 UNIX operating systems. In real life, Richie is a volunteer Family Group trip leader for the Appalachian Mountain Club, and has devoted countless hours to trailwork, running, and XC skiing. With Joe McMullen, he co-authored the revised edition of UNIX for OpenVMS Users (Digital Press, 1998).

Joseph McMullen embarked on his technical writing career in 1980, and has extensive experience in operating systems and related documentation, including projects with the OpenVMS and UNIX publications groups at DEC/Compaq/HP. His hobbies include travel and playing euphonium. Joe is also a Super Bowl veteran (played horn for the Michigan Band in the halftime of the 1973 game).

Getting Started
Introductory File Management
Communicating with Other Users
Devices, Queues, and Background Processing
File Management Revisited
Shell Programming
Monitoring and Utilizing System Resources
Command Summaries
Editor Summaries
Important UNIX Files
A Procedure for Converting
Open VMS Mail Files to UNIX Mail Files