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Linux beginners tips

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Something to read for those who wants to learn more Linux:

Getting Started with Linux:  http://www.linux.org/lessons/beginner/toc.html

The Beginners Linux Guide: http://www.linux.ie/newusers/beginners-linux-guide/

Linux Tutorials: http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/

Basic MySQL Configuration: http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/wiki/index.php/Quick_HOWTO_:_Ch34_:_Basic_MySQL_Configuration

A beginners guide to Linux: http://linuxreviews.org/beginner/

Bash for beginners: http://www.panix.com/~elflord/unix/bash-tute.html

Search in apt-get packages

If you’re searching for new applications you can use the following command:

apt-cache search string

Move home

You can move your home folder with some tips from the following blog: http://embraceubuntu.com/2006/01/29/move-home-to-its-own-partition/

$ cd /home/
$ find . -depth -print0 | cpio --null --sparse -pvd /mnt/newhome/

Or use the tips here to move users: http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/howto-move-migrate-user-accounts-old-to-new-server/

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