OSNews: Opinion: How to Master GNU/Linux in 20 Steps
Jun 22, 2004, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Gonzalo Porcel Quero)
"A friend of mine wrote to me and asked me how he could go about
switching to Linux. I sent him an email back with some suggestions
about how to approach it and he suggested that I should share this
with others, so here it goes.
"1) Have a reason why you want to learn Linux. Learn about the
origins and history of our community. When you know how far we have
come and how we got to where we are, you are more likely to
appreciate the efforts of those that came before you..."