Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Free Linux Ebooks Collection For Newbie

I'm listing here a free book collection and sure it will very useful among Linux users and rightfully so, who doesn’t like free books? No matter how experienced you are with Linux systems, there is always something new you can learn from a good book that focuses on specific aspects of a Linux system. I tried to make a list of free books by categories. “Beginners”, “Advanced” and “Administrators”.

Here I have listed e-Books for "Linux Ebooks For Newbie", "Intermediate and Advanced Linux Users" and "Linux System Administrators".

Here's listed a comprehensive list of Free Linux related e-books. I didn't arrange the ebooks in proper categories.


  1. Linux Client Migration Cookbook, Version 2: A Practical Planning and Implementation Guide for Migrating to Desktop Linux by Chris Almond
  2. Linux Compute Clusters by Chander Kant
  3. Linux Device Drivers by Alessandro Rubini and Jonathan Corbet
  4. Linux Installation and Getting Started by Matt Welsh
  5. Linux Kernel Module Programming Guide by Ori Pomerantz
  6. Linux Network Administrator’s Guide by Olaf Kirch and Terry Dawson
  7. Securing and Optimizing Linux by Gerhard Mourani
  8. Self-Service Linux: Mastering the Art of Problem Determination by Dan Behman and Mark Wilding
  9. Slackware Linux Essentials by Alan Hicks, Chris Lumens, David Cantrell, and Logan Johnson
  10. The Linux Cookbook: Tips and Techniques for Everyday Use by Michael Stutz
  11. Advanced Linux Programming by CodeSourcery LLC
  12. Comprehensive Linux Textbook by Muayyad Saleh Al-Sadi
  13. Java Application Development on Linux by Carl Albing and Michael Schwarz (PDF)
  14. Linux Admins Security Guide
  15. Linux Security Howto
  16. Linux Firewall Configuration, Packet Filtering & netfilter/iptables
  17. Linux Device Drivers, Third Edition
  18. GNU Bash Reference Manual
  19. Knowing Knoppix
  20. Linux Client Migration Cookbook
  21. Vi iMproved (VIM)
  22. Linux: Rute User’s Tutorial and Exposition
  23. The Book of Webmin
  24. Linux From Scratch
  25. GNU Emacs manual
  26. Writing GNOME Applications
  27. KDE 2.0 Development
  28. GTK+/Gnome Application Development
  29. GNU Autoconf, Automake and Libtool
  30. Advanced Linux Programming
  31. Secure Programming for Linux and Unix
  32. The Art of Unix Programming
  33. The Linux Development Platform
  34. C++ GUI Programming With Qt 3
  35. Unofficial Ubuntu Guide
  36. The Easiest Linux Guide You’ll Ever Read - An Introduction to Linux for Windows users
  37. SUSE Linux Administration Guide
  38. Red Hat Enterprise Linux Installation Guide
  39. Red Hat Enterprise Linux Reference Guide
  40. Red Hat Enterprise Linux Step By Step Guide
  41. Fedora Linux EssentialsVisual Basic Essentials
  42. Fedora Core 7 Desktop Guide
  43. LDAP Operations HOWTOLearning Debian GNU/Linux
  44. Learning the Unix Operating System
  45. Linux Administration Made Easy
  46. Linux Dictionary
  47. The Linux kernel
  48. Linux Kernel 2.4 Internals
  49. The Linux Kernel Module Programming Guide
  50. LINUX: Rute User’s Tutorial and Exposition
  51. Maximum RPM, Taking the Red Hat Package Manager to the Limit
  52. Pocket Linux Guide
  53. Secure Programming for Linux and Unix HOWTO
  54. Linux+ Study Guide
  55. Ubuntu Linux Essentials
  56. PHP Essentials
  57. Javascript Essentials
  58. Red Hat Fedora Core 7 Installation Guide
  59. The Art of Unix Programming
  60. Bash Guide for Beginners
  61. Beyond Linux from Scratch
  62. The Book of Webmin Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love UNIX
  63. Brian and Tom’s Linux Book
  64. Debian GNU/Linux Desktop Survival Guide
  65. Debian GNU/Linux System Administrator’s Manual
  66. Everyday Linux
  67. FreeBSD HandbookGNU Manuals OnlineIn The Beginning Was The Command Line
  68. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

Free Linux Ebooks For Newbie:

1. Ubuntu Pocket Guide and Reference

Author: Keir Thomas
Format: PDF

2. Linux Newbie Administrator Guide

Author: Peter and Stan Klimas
Format: HTML

3. Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide

Author: Machtelt Garrels
Format: HTML

4. Bash Guide for Beginners

Author: Machtelt Garrels
Format: HTML

5. Rute User’s Tutorial and Exposition

Author: Paul Sheer
Format: HTML

6. The Linux Starter Pack

Author: Paul Hudson
Format: PDF

7. FLOSS Manuals

Author: FSF
Format: HTML & PDF

8. The Easiest Linux Guide You’ll Ever Read

Author: Scott Morris
Format: PDF

9. Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial

Author: James Mohr
Format: PDF

10. Slackware Linux Basics

Author: Daniël de Kok
Format: HTML

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