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Linux is the best-known and most-used open source operating system. As an operating system, Linux is software that sits underneath all of the other software on a computer, receiving requests from those programs and relaying these requests to the computer’s hardware. Learn more on our what is Linux resource page.

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Learn how systemd determines the order services start, even though it is essentially a parallel system.
System76 Lemur Pro laptop

A quick overview of a lightweight professional computer for Linux users.

Gotta catch them all!
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Connect to your console for troubleshooting with Tio, a Linux serial communication program.
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Check the security of your Linux box with this comprehensive open source security auditing tool.
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While systemd is not really a troubleshooting tool, the information in its output points the way toward solving problems.
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What's your favorite terminal multiplexer? Take our poll. Then read about how Linux offers plenty of ways for you to split your terminal so you can multitask.
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FuryBSD's live desktop environment lets you try it before committing to it.