live CD Archive
Posted on February 5, 2009 | No CommentsIn my post on Tasting Linux, I mentioned Live CDs as a way of sticking your toe in the Linux pool to see whether it might be fun to dive in. I thought it would be fun to show some pictures of what a Knoppix Live CD boot looks like. This is just an intro, not a detailed HOWTO.
Posted on February 3, 2009 | No CommentsA few days ago, I tried to give a general introduction to Linux, not from a techie perspective, but from a big picture perspective. I mentioned that I was reluctant to try Linux until I had a spare computer to throw at it. Like almost anyone, I didn’t want to take a working computer and put something on it that I’d never tried and...