The UNIX-Haters Handbook is a self-help book for those who are impacted by the most obscure and popular operating system in the world. It follows the 12-step tradition of programs that encourage people to share their experiences in order to overcome addictions.
All those who must use UNIX should read this book. It is a satirical book that maintains that UNIX is a computer virus with a user interface. It is just for fun. The "UNIX-Haters" mailing list on the Internet, it contains letters from thousands of people. It is not a manual, guide, or reference for computers. Readers will feel less alone after reading this self-help book.