[PC-BSD Testing] What do you recommend for the newbies; What book to study etc

Bridger Dyson-Smith bdysonsmith at gmail.com
Fri Aug 31 05:05:44 PDT 2012


Hi Hans,

I've gotten some excellent mileage out of the PC-BSD handbook (
http://www.freebsdmall.com/cgi-bin/fm/pcbsdhbk9.0?id=zrYYvrQB&mv_pc=195) --
well-written & thoroughly cited.

Cheers!
Bridger


On Fri, Aug 31, 2012 at 4:57 AM, Hans Ruhe <hansruhe1 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Lars,
> Just did, I ordered the Absolute FreeBSD book :-)
>
> Thanks again,
> Best regards,
> Hans
>
>
> 2012/8/31 Hans Ruhe <hansruhe1 at gmail.com>
>
>> Hi Lars,
>>
>> Thank you for the answer. I will look at a store here in The Netherlands
>> that is specialized in computerbooks.
>>
>> I took a quick look and they have also this book:
>> http://comcol.nl/your-unix-linux-the-ultimate-guide.html
>> And I found your recommendation as well :-)   The Absolute FreeBSD !
>>
>> Thank you Lars, this is very helpful. I will order the Absolute FreeBSD
>> soon.
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Hans
>>
>>
>>
>> 2012/8/31 Lars Engels <lars.engels at 0x20.net>
>>
>>>  On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 09:21:02PM +0200, Hans Ruhe wrote:
>>> > Hi Kris and team,
>>> >
>>> > What would you recommend to learn in depth knowledge for the newbies ?
>>> > Which book is to be recommended for instance ?
>>> >
>>> > Best regards,
>>> > Hans
>>>
>>> What do you like to learn? FreeBSD?
>>>
>>> If so, I'd recommend Michael Lucas' "Absolute FreeBSD" [1]. It's a bit
>>> oldish (2007), but still a very good lecture.
>>>
>>> Apart from that, there's always the FreeBSD Handbook [2], even in
>>> Dutch [3] :)
>>>
>>>
>>> [1]
>>> http://www.amazon.com/Absolute-FreeBSD-Complete-Guide-Edition/dp/1593271514
>>> [2] http://FreeBSD.org/handbook/
>>> [3] http://www.freebsd.org/doc/nl/books/handbook/
>>>
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