Linux Bible 2007 Edition, 3rd Edition
Boot up to Ubuntu, Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, SUSE, and 11 Other Distributions
By Christopher Negus
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: June 2007
Pages: 848

Master the basics and beyond with this in-depth guide

Linux is productive enough to use as your only desktop systemand powerful enough to run entire corporate enterpriseinstallations. Get the most out of Linux for your home, smallbusiness, or corporate computing needs with this comprehensivereference as your guide. Walk through 16 different Linuxdistributions, find step-by-step instructions, discover newprogramming tools—and tap into the world of free software.This is the book you need to succeed with Linux.

  • Master Linux for desktops, servers, and workstations
  • Find, install, and use tons of free and open sourcesoftware
  • Launch all your music, video, images, and documents inLinux
  • Browse, e-mail, or chat over the Internet from a Linuxdesktop
  • Set up your own e-mail and Web (LAMP) servers
  • Make safe connections using firewalls and other securitytools
  • Run Linux on anything from an old PC to a high-end server

A total of 16 different Linux distributions are included onthe DVD and CD-ROM.

  • To try out Linux, boot directly to KNOPPIX, Ubuntu, Gentoo,SLAX, Damn Small Linux, and other live Linux distributions
  • To keep Linux permanently, install Fedora, Ubuntu, Gentoo,SUSE, Debian, and Slackware Linux distributions to your harddisk

What's on the DVD and CD-ROM?

DVD Includes

  • Ubuntu Linux (live/install)
  • Fedora Linux (full installation)
  • KNOPPIX (live)
  • Freespire (live/install)
  • Gentoo Linux (live/install)
  • Slackware® Linux (install)
  • BackTrack (live)
  • Mandriva One (live/install)

CD-ROM Includes

  • Debian GNU/Linux (network install)
  • SUSE Linux (network install)
  • Damn Small Linux (live)
  • SLAX (live)
  • System Rescue CD (live)
  • INSERT (live)
  • Puppy Linux (live)
  • Gentoo Linux (network install)
  • Coyote Linux (floppy firewall)

System Requirements:

  • All software built for x86 computers
  • See chapters on each distribution for system requirements
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