Pick a flavor and see what this stable, economical operating system can do!
If you've ever wondered whether the Linux penguin knew something you should know, here's where to find out. This plain-English guide walks you through installing Linux, using the desktop and tools like OpenOffice.org, securing your system, and more. You even get to check out seven different Linux flavors and pick the one you like best.
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.