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SearchEnterpriseLinux: Finding Stuff on Linux

Dec 17, 2004, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nigel McFarlane)

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"It takes time to become an operating system virtuoso. Understanding the ins and outs of Windows takes a lot of time. UNIX and Linux are no different. If you're not that familiar with Linux, how can you find what you need amongst all the stuff that's there? Cryptically abbreviated filenames with historic baggage don't help, and the UNIX file system is typically much larger than most Windows installs. Here we look at some command line tactics for finding stuff..."

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