Linux Bible 2011 Edition, 7th Edition
Boot up to Ubuntu, Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, openSUSE, and 13 Other Distributions
By Christopher Negus
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: December 2010
Pages: 744

Try out 18 different Linux distributions to see which is rightfor you

Inside many stock exchanges, mobile phones, and Internet serversis an operating system that many people haven't even heardof—it's called Linux. Today, you can run this open-sourcesoftware on your personal desktop, on an Internet server, or as aprogramming workstation. In this complete guide from Linux expertChristopher Negus are all the instructions and software you need toinstall, set up, and use Linux.

  • Install, set up, and use the latest Linux systems for desktopsand servers

  • Configure the perfect Linux desktop system for you

  • Launch all your music, video, images, and documents in Linux

  • Set up your own print, file, e-mail, and Web servers

  • Get a stable and secure system using Linux security tools

  • Create your own cool apps with useful programming tools

A total of 18 different Linux distributions are included on theDVD!

  • To try out Linux, boot directly Ubuntu, openSUSE, KNOPPIX,Fedora, PCLinuxOS, Gentoo, BackTrack, and other live Linuxdistributions

  • To keep Linux permanently, install those and other distributionsto your hard disk

What's on the DVD?

  • Ubuntu Linux (live/install)

  • Fedora Linux (install)

  • openSUSE (live/install)

  • KNOPPIX (live/install)

  • Gentoo Linux (live/install)

  • Slackware® Linux (install)

  • PCLinuxOS (live/install)

  • BackTrack (live)

  • AntiX (live/install)

  • INSERT (live)

  • Puppy Linux (live/install)

  • Debian GNU/Linux (live/install)

  • Damn Small Linux (live/install)

  • SLAX (live)

  • System Rescue CD (live)

  • Coyote Linux (floppy firewall)

  • TinyCore (live)

  • CentOS Linux (live/install)

System Requirements:

  • All software built for x86 computers

  • See chapters on each distribution for system requirements

Turn your PC into a Linux desktop system

Learn to use Linux as a system administrator

Find and install loads of free software apps

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