Linux for Windows Developers

THAT Conference 2014
Day: Mon, Aug 11   Time: 1:00 PM   Location: Wisteria (map)
Level: 100  Primary Category: You Can't Put a Label on Me  Secondary Category: 
Tags: Linux
Do you feel left out from the cutting edge technology and development environments because you're stuck on a Windows only platform? Or perhaps you're looking for a cheaper or more stable solution for your web accelerators, load balancers or other high performance network applications? In this session, we'll take a quick tour around a Linux operating system. What's in the /usr partition? How do I compile an application? What is the XWindows system? We won't waste time talking about how distributionX is better or worse than distributionY! I'll share with you how I got started administering and learning Linux systems and fell in love with the command line all over again. Lets do some hacking together...