Everything you need to install, run, and optimize Linux on your desktop
Here's how to start using Linux, the popular and free operating system
Want to do the same tasks you can with Windows, except for free? Linux is the alternative open source operating system that's beloved by users in the know. This newly updated guide gives you just what you need to get started with Linux — plain-English explanations, savvy tips and advice, and, best of all, the full Fedora Core installation on DVD!
Dee-Ann LeBlanc is an author, editor, course developer, and trainer who specializes in Linux. Her credits include Contributing Editor for LinuxWorld Magazine, writing for Computer Power User magazine, editor of LockerGnome's Penguin Shell newsletter, a key developer for the official Red Hat online courseware, and -- soon -- teaching a Linux clustering course at Lawrence Livermore Labs. With 11 books (and more on the way) and over 100 articles in print, Dee-Ann suspects she'll continue writing for some years to come.