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Re: [SLE] The SuSE Linux Server
  • From: <marsaro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2001 22:17:27 -0700 (PDT)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0108192215020.11077-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>


On Sun, 19 Aug 2001, Ricardo Rodriguez wrote:

> So did you get any book?
>
> I bougth mine in borders (tampa) and they had some of
> the same serie, the have the server, the networking
> and some other there.
>
> I think if more books were available for SuSE that
> will help SuSE to get even bigger......
Ah, yeah, might help to get the books at least in their store :~)

Regards,

Jon


>
>
> --- Curtis Rey <crrey@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Ha, I totally agree. I was just at two book stores
> > today, The University of
> > Wisconsin-Madison and Borders books. They had a
> > fairly comprehensive
> > selection. Unfortunately, all but a select few were
> > out of date. The most
> > recent books were the RH books with RH 7.1. The
> > SuSE, KDE, etc were at least
> > a year old and two versions back - and an awful lot
> > has changed since then.
> > This is why novice/intermediate users such as myself
> > can get frustrated. The
> > only real up-to-date media is the Howto's (that's if
> > they're indeed up to
> > date) and the man pages. The problem with the man
> > pages is if you don't have
> > a backgroud is comp-sci or training as an Admin you
> > can get lost in
> > assumptive jargon. If Linux starts to gain any more
> > appreciable market share
> > it would be great it books could be published at the
> > time of major releases
> > like other SF products (e.g. like the plethera of
> > those Redmond type
> > products). Oh well, one can dream.
> >
> > Cheers, Curtis
> >
> >
> > On Sunday 19 August 2001 11:45 pm,
> > marsaro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > > The green one? Yes, it is decent, but like all
> > books, by the time you get
> > > them, Linux is way past the version it is based on
> > :~( I think the books
> > > that come with Pro are good too. BTW, SuSE Press
> > is hard to find in
> > > stores, I saw a lot in a trip to Texas at a
> > Computer shop, including the
> > > SAMBA and a couple others.
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > >
> > > Jon
> > >
> > > On Sun, 19 Aug 2001, Ricardo Rodriguez wrote:
> > > > I finally found a SuSE book (is easy to find a
> > linux
> > > > book but not so easy to find a SuSE one).
> > > >
> > > > The books is from SuSE press and its called "The
> > SuSE
> > > > Linux Server", had anyone here read it? is it
> > good? I
> > > > just start reading it and it seem to cover all
> > my
> > > > inmediate needs so Ill let you know about it.
> > > >
> > > > Im looking forward to read any comments about
> > the book
> > > > if someone had a previous experience with it.
> > > >
> > > > =====
> > > > Ricardo A. Rodriguez
> > > > www.RicardoRodriguez.net
> > > > OKC, OK - USA
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
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