The Linux File System
Linux uses a whole different file system philosophy than Windows.Windows
automatically assigns a drive letter to every partition and drive it finds. But
Linux makes every partition and drive a subdirectory of the root (/) partition. 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 ...
Ubuntu for Non-Geeks: A Pain-Free, Get-Things-Done Guide
If you are new to Ubuntu, or even new to Linux, this book is a great introduction to Ubuntu Linux.
However, it goes beyond that. When you finish the book, you will have a lot of knowledge about
Ubuntu, and you will be much more comfortable with this excellent operating system. More ...
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 ...
What is Ubuntu?
Ubuntu is a completely free, easy-to-use, and popular Linux distribution that is geared toward the desktop user and is designed to be user friendly. 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 ...
The Fedora 3 Linux File Structure
You'll feel more comfortable using Linux if you understand its file system. Like
any operating system, the Linux file system is organized in a hierarchical structure
where a "directory" can contain files or other directories. More ...
How Linux Works
To master Linux, you need to understand its internals, like how the system boots, how networking works,
and what the kernel actually does. Brian Ward makes the concepts behind Linux internals accessible to
anyone curious about the inner workings of the operating system. 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 ...
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 ...
How to Use the VIM Text Editor in Linux
In 1988, an improved version of Vi, called vim (vi iMproved), was released. This article
provides some examples that illustrate some basic operations with text as well as its
extra features that make vim unique and useful. More ...
Linux Server Step-by-Step Configuration Guide
This book contains no boring theory. Instead it's packed with 54 hands-on, step-by-step exercises and 185
graphics including screen captures showing you exactly what you should be seeing on your own screen. More ...
How to Dual Boot Windows XP and Ubuntu 8
If you want to have access to both a Windows and Linux environment on your computer, this guide
will show you an easy way to have that using Windows XP and Ubuntu 8. It is assumed that you
already have Windows XP installed on your computer and that you have Ubuntu 8 Desktop Edition
downloaded and burned onto a CD already. More ...