Linux Newbie Guide

In this guide, you’ll find out why Linux offers a real alternative to other operating systems, how you can install Linux on to your computer for free, and how to get to grips with using Linux on a daily basis without any techno jargon.

Description

This guide can help both beginners and seasoned computer users alike learn all the important parts of choosing, using and installing Linux, a great free operating system for your computer and help you remove dependency on non-free, closed source software that is commonplace in Microsoft Windows or Mac OS.

In the main chapter by chapter guide, you’ll find out why Linux offers a real alternative to other operating systems, how you can install Linux on to your computer for free, and how to get to grips with using Linux on a daily basis without any techno jargon!

Table of Contents

  • What is Linux?
  • Why Linux – What are the benefits?
  • Choosing a distribution
  • Preparing to install Linux
  • Installing Linux
  • What’s this GNOME Thing?
  • What’s this KDE thing?
  • How do I get software for Linux?
  • How do I install software?
  • Using Linux every day for work and play
  • Managing files and directories
  • I don’t know any commands

Book Details

Author(s): Ali Ross
Format(s): HTML
Link: Read online.








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