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 ====== Life with Unix ====== ====== Life with Unix ======
  
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 +**Authors: ** Don Libes and Sandy Ressler\\
 **Paperback:​** 346 pages\\ **Paperback:​** 346 pages\\
 **Publisher:​** Prentice Hall (January 1989)\\ **Publisher:​** Prentice Hall (January 1989)\\
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 This book shows its age–it was written in 1989–in its chapters about Unix's "​present"​ status and about networking. The information about Usenet is dated, and there'​s no mention of Solaris or the relative merits of Unix and Windows NT. Still, these shortcomings don't overshadow the book's strengths, which make //Life with Unix: A Guide for Everyone// a good side dish for any strong Unix reference. //–David Wall// This book shows its age–it was written in 1989–in its chapters about Unix's "​present"​ status and about networking. The information about Usenet is dated, and there'​s no mention of Solaris or the relative merits of Unix and Windows NT. Still, these shortcomings don't overshadow the book's strengths, which make //Life with Unix: A Guide for Everyone// a good side dish for any strong Unix reference. //–David Wall//
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 +The authors have kindly donated a [[http://​www.tuhs.org/​Archive/​Documentation/​Books/​Life_with_Unix.pdf|PDF version of the book]] to the Unix Archive.
  
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