A dictionary of Linux terms, in zine form.
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  1. \documentclass[8pt,letterpaper,twoside]{extreport}
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  19. \usepackage{fancyhdr}
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  22. \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\textit{A Linux Dictionary}}
  23. \fancyhead[RE,LO]{1\textsuperscript{st} Edition}
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  35. \author{Kenneth John Odle}
  36. \begin{document}
  37. What follows is a basic dictionary of any all terms related to Linux. \textbf{Note:} A lot of these terms also relate to Unix. \textit{Caveat emptor!}
  38. \begin{multicols}{2}
  39. \begin{small}
  40. \begin{hangparas}{.5cm}{1}
  41. \textbf{apt} --- Some information about apt.
  42. \textbf{apt-get}
  43. \textbf{bash}
  44. \textbf{bin}
  45. \textbf{bin}
  46. \textbf{binary}
  47. \textbf{boot}
  48. \textbf{command binary}
  49. \textbf{command line}
  50. \textbf{cowsay}
  51. \textbf{cp}
  52. \textbf{CUPS}
  53. \textbf{Debian}
  54. \textbf{dev}
  55. \textbf{dvipdf}
  56. \textbf{Elementary OS}
  57. \textbf{etc}
  58. \textbf{Fedora}
  59. \textbf{fsck}
  60. \textbf{git}
  61. \textbf{GUI}
  62. \textbf{home}
  63. \textbf{init}
  64. \textbf{KDE}
  65. \textbf{kernel}
  66. \textbf{kernel module}
  67. \textbf{Kubuntu} --- A GUI for Linux, based on Ubuntu. It uses KDE.
  68. \textbf{latex}
  69. \textbf{lib}
  70. \textbf{ls}
  71. \textbf{man} A command-line utility to display the ``man'' page for a particular command. It has many parameters. Try \texttt{man man} to start.
  72. \textbf{media}
  73. \textbf{mkdir}
  74. \textbf{mnt}
  75. \textbf{mv}
  76. \textbf{opt}
  77. \textbf{pandoc}
  78. \textbf{pdftk}
  79. \textbf{proc}
  80. \textbf{Puppy Linux}
  81. \textbf{rm}
  82. \textbf{root}
  83. \textbf{run}
  84. \textbf{sbin}
  85. \textbf{shell}
  86. \textbf{srv}
  87. \textbf{sudo}
  88. \textbf{sys}
  89. \textbf{terminal}
  90. \textbf{tex}
  91. \textbf{tmp}
  92. \textbf{Ubuntu}
  93. \textbf{unix principle}
  94. \textbf{usr}
  95. \textbf{var}
  96. \end{hangparas}
  97. \end{small}
  98. \end{multicols}
  99. \end{document}