Running Windows Applications on Linux
The perceived inability to run windows applications on Linux is what keeps many
individuals from trying Linux. It turns out that it is possible to run many popular
Windows applications on Linux PCs using one of several software technologies. More ...
The Linux Directory Structure
The Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (FHS), maintained by the Linux Foundation, defines the directory structure and directory contents in Linux operating systems. The main difference between the Windows operating system and Linux is that Linux does not use drive letters. More ...
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) With Ubuntu Linux
Ubuntu Linux is ideal for anyone who is concerned about security of a WAN based virtual desktop infrastructure. It is also perfect for organizations hosting their applications in the cloud, utilizing software-as-a-service through a web browser. More ...
Connecting Linux to the Internet
Today, a computer without Internet access would be severely limited. Mozilla running
on Linux provides more reliable and secure Internet access than Internet Explorer
running on Microsoft Windows. More ...
Installing Software on Fedora
With windows, you execute the applications setup program (by double-clicking
on setup.exe) and, 99 percent of the time, the application will install succesfully.
Compare that to installing software on Linux, where you're supposed to search
internet repositories and gather all the components required for the program. More ...
Understanding the Linux Boot Process
In order to troubleshoot a Linux system that fails to boot, it is important to understand the boot process. Then we can identify at which stage of the booting sequence the failure occurred. More ...
Ubuntu Quick Start
One of the biggest buzz words on the Internet today is "Ubunto". Why is Ubunto
so popular? Is it really that much better than any other Linux? Is Ubunto a
threat to Microsoft Windows? And how difficult is it to try Ubunto? More ...
Fedora 3 Modem Installation
An external modem connects to your computer's USB or serial port. External modems
have their own controller and DSP circuits. An external modem is the best choice
if you have several computers because it be moved without opening the computer's case. More ...
Dual-Boot Windows and Ubuntu
with your dual-boot Windows and Ubuntu configuration you can see what Ubuntu
can do when installed to your hard disk running at full speed, and you can
still run Windows when you need to use legacy applications that don't come in
a Linux version. More ...
Protect Your Android Device From Malware
The growth rate of mobile devices continues to soar. Android is the leading operating system for mobile devices. Cybercriminals have intensified their efforts to hack into Android devices. More ...
You Can Switch to Linux!
Books have been written with solutions for all the potential pitfalls the
Linux-switcher faces. Instead of just telling you what to do, I?m going to
tell you how to do things and explain why you're doing them. I'm going to
focus on the things that are truly a challenge (and poorly documented), but
still give you a head start on the easy stuff. More ...
Basic Linux File and Directory Commands
This article explains the basic Linux file and directory commands used in their simple forms. How to determine you location in the directory hierarchy, create a directory, delete a directory, create a new file, move a file, copy a file, delete a file, and more. More ...
What is a Linux Distribution
An operating system consists of a lot of files and the files that make up Linux along with an installer for the files are called a distribution. More ...