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Beginning Fedora Desktop

Fedora 20 Edition

Authors: Petersen, Richard

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Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 20 Edition is a complete guide to using the Fedora 20 Desktop Linux release as your daily driver for multimedia, productivity, social networking, the GNOME 3 desktop, administrative tasks, and more. Author and Linux expert Richard Petersen delves into the operating system as a whole and offers you a complete treatment of Fedora 20 Desktop configuration and use.

You'll discover how to install and update the Fedora 20 Desktop, learn which applications perform which functions, how to manage software, use of the GNOME 3 and KDE desktop configuration tools, useful shell commands, and both the Fedora administration and network tools.

Get the most out of Fedora 20 Desktop -- including free Office suites, editors, e-book readers, music and video applications and codecs, email clients, Web browsers, FTP and BitTorrent clients, microblogging and IM applications -- with a copy of Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 20 Edition at your side.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • Fedora 20 Introduction

    Petersen, Richard

    Pages 1-12

  • Installation and Upgrade

    Petersen, Richard

    Pages 13-42

  • Usage Basics: Login, Desktop, and Help

    Petersen, Richard

    Pages 43-94

  • Installing and Updating Software: YUM, GNOME Software, PackageKit, and RPM

    Petersen, Richard

    Pages 95-132

  • Office Applications and Editors

    Petersen, Richard

    Pages 133-162

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0067-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $54.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0068-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning Fedora Desktop
Book Subtitle
Fedora 20 Edition
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Richard Petersen
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-0067-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-0067-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-0068-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 504
Number of Illustrations and Tables
399 b/w illustrations
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