Linux System Administrators' Guide 0.6

Lars Wirzenius

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This is version 0.6 of the Linux System Administrators' Guide.
Published November 15, 1997.


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Copyright © 1993-1997 Lars Wirzenius.

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This page is dedicated to a future dedication.

In the mean time...I'd like someone who knows him let Terry Pratchett know that his way of using footnotes is rather inspiring.