Free Software Magazine: A Beginner's Introduction to the GNU/Linux Command Line
Jun 22, 2006, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rosalyn Hunter)
[ Thanks to Dave Guard for this
"So you have decided to try a free software operating system
such as GNU/Linux, congratulations. GNU/Linux is not that different
from other operating systems on the surface. You point and click
using the mouse and call down menus to get programs to work.
"However, these icons and windows are just the sweet candy
coating on top of a much older system, a system of programs
designed to be accessed by the command line..."