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O'Reilly releases "LPI Linux Certification in a Nutshell, Second Edition"

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According to the authors, there are many Linux pros who don't care about certification. They see more value in hands-on skills. But this is what makes LPI certification different: its focus is hands-on. "By learning what the LPI asks you to study for, you'll be able to know important Linux commands, and not waste your time on arcane knowledge," says Stanger.

The primary audience for "LPI Linux Certification in a Nutshell, Second Edition" is, of course, candidates seeking the LPI Certification. The book will help them with the specific information required to be successful with both the Level 1 and Level 2 exams.

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