Linux Know-How provides a collection of introductory texts on often needed Linux skills.

Any dictionary of terms?

This one is a rather maximalist one : "The New Hackers Dictionary" aka "Jargon file": It is not only an excellent resource, but also highly entertaining reading. Recommended.

To add entertainment to entertainment, here is another link I like: "A Guy's Guide to Geek Girls":

A rather complete list of computer-related abbreviations and acronyms is found at

Last Update: 2010-12-16