Boot up Ubuntu, Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, openSUSE, and more
By Christopher Negus
Final Release Date: April 2009
Run the world's most popular free operating system on your owncomputer
Get in on the Linux phenomenon! Play music and games, publish onpaper or on the Web, and communicate over the Internet. Thiscomprehensive book includes step-by-step instructions and softwarefor 18 different Linux distributions. Whether you are anenterprising do-it-yourselfer or an aspiring Linux professional,you can start here on your path to software freedom.
Master Linux for desktops, servers, and workstations
Find, install, and use loads of free and open sourcesoftware
Create your own cool apps with useful programming tools
Launch all your music, video, images, and documents in Linux
Browse, e-mail, or chat over the Internet from a Linuxdesktop
Set up your own e-mail and Web (LAMP) servers
Make safe connections with firewalls and other securitytools
A total of 18 different Linux distributions are included on theDVD and CD-ROM.
To try out Linux, boot directly KNOPPIX, openSUSE, Ubuntu,Gentoo, BackTrack, and other live Linux distributions
To keep Linux permanently, install Fedora, Ubuntu, openSUSE,Debian GNU, Damn Small Linux, Slackware Linux, and otherdistributions to your hard disk