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I have been mostly using Windows but I know my way around a Linux system but I am not as productive as in Windows.

I am looking for some "survival" guidelines on what should I focus to be able to improve my productivity in Linux (mainly, being more efficient with the command line interface).

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IMO since we have python learning bash from scrap makes little sense. Elementary use of grep, find, xargs and a few such tool certainly helps.

Remember that you can set up virtualbox with windows, map your content as virtual folder and keep using all your win tools at your original efficiency. As you learn up you may drop it eventually or decide it works better than others' ways in the native.

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I did not know about xargs. +1 –  user10326 Jun 14 '13 at 19:30


Where a=practice & b=theory

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Sure.But in theory there is always a curiculum –  user10326 Jun 14 '13 at 19:26
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what's this crap? We all know that theory is same as practice. In theory at least. They only differ in practice. –  Balog Pal Jun 14 '13 at 19:28
    
Practice makes theory –  Austin Jun 14 '13 at 19:30

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