"Welcome to the world of GNU/Linux, liberating the computing
desktop from the shackles of proprietary interests.
"The aim of this book is to get you up to speed with GNU/Linux
and to deliver a fun and productive environment. It guides you
through the many different regions of a GNU/Linux system with a
focus on getting your desktop environment to do what you want it to
do. It is comprehensive with basic support for the user who
installs and maintains the system themselves (whether in the home,
office, club, or school). It provides insights and step-by-step
procedures that deal with specific tasks in setting your system up
and maintaining it. The book covers many of the core features of a
GNU/Linux system and you will gain the knowledge to enjoy and use
one of the most comprehensive and useful developments in the
history of computing..."