Boot Up to Fedora, KNOPPIX, Debian, SUSE, Ubuntu, and 7 Other Distributions
By Christopher Negus
Final Release Date: January 2006
If Linux can do it, you can do it too . . .
Once you switch to Linux, you may never go back. Join the moveto this fast-growing open source operating system with thestep-by-step guidance you need to install and administer Linux onyour desktop, network server, or workstation. This comprehensiveguide describes key components and walks you through installation,security, your favorite desktop applications, and a multitude ofLinux distributions. Already experienced with Linux? Get up tospeed on new desktop and server enhancements, improvedadministration 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 Linuxdistributions from bonus DVD and CD
Run complete bootable Linux distributions withoutinstalling
Boost productivity by learning Linux desktop, shell, andsystem administration features
Set up safe connections to the Internet using firewalls andother 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-mailclient
Discover programming environments and tools to help youdevelop your own software
Configure a Web server (LAMP) and e-mail server to become partof the Internet