Boot Up to Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, SUSE, Ubuntu, and 7 Other Distributions
By Christopher Negus
Released: April 2006
If Linux can do it, you can do it too . . .
Once you switch to Linux, you may never go back. Join the move to this fast-growing open source operating system with the step-by-step guidance you need to install and administer Linux on your desktop, network server, or workstation. This comprehensive guide describes key components and walks you through installation, security, your favorite desktop applications, and a multitude of Linux distributions. Already experienced with Linux? Get up to speed on new desktop and server enhancements, improved administration tools, and the latest in each distribution.
Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Linux
Try out new features in Fedora, KNOPPIX, and ten other Linux distributions from bonus DVD and CD
Run complete bootable Linux distributions without installing
Boost productivity by learning Linux desktop, shell, and system administration features
Set up safe connections to the Internet using firewalls and other security tools
Go multimedia with hot new apps for movies, music, video, images, and games
Get online with the Firefox Web browser and Thunderbird e-mail client
Discover programming environments and tools to help you develop your own software
Configure a Web server (LAMP) and e-mail server to become part of the Internet