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 ...
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 ...
Linux Installation CDs vs. Linux "Live" CDs
You need to learn how to use Linux. And the best way to get Linux training is
to work with it and get real, practical Linux experience. There are lots of
different ways to get Linux, and lots of different versions of Linux to choose from! More ...
Bootloaders In Linux
A boot loader is a program that controls the the initial sequence of operations performed in the
process of starting the Operating System when the computer is switched on. More ...
Linux Display Settings
Linux uses a free version of the X Window System called Xfree86 to control
your display. Xfree86 supports VGA, Super VGA, and some accelerated video adapters.
If you have a new video card, or new motherboard with on-board video, you may
want to download the latest version of Xfree86. 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 ...
Configuration of Conky System Monitor for Linux
For those who work with computer resources conky universal system monitor will rouse some interest.
The main peculiarity of this program is the usage of X Window System functionality to display data
on the desktop, be it XFCE, IceWM, KDE, or any other. 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 ...
Linux Server Hardening
For today's computing platforms, ease of access and openness is essential for web based communications.
This is at odds with the increased necessity for comprehensive security measures in a world full of malware and hacking threats. 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 ...
Easy Way to Install Linux
Windows, Apple MAC OS, and Chrome are operating systems designed primarily to be marketing devices that wrestle you to their stores. May people are getting fed up with this, that's why Linux is becoming so popular. 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 ...
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 ...