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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.

8 reasons to use LXDE

Learn reasons to consider using the lightweight LXDE desktop environment as your Linux desktop.
GNU Screen or tmux?

If you've spent a fair amount of time working on the command line, chances are you've tried out a terminal multiplexer. These helpful tools let users...
An introduction to GNU Screen

Learn how to use this helpful terminal multiplexer tool to better control your command line.
How embedded Linux accelerates IoT development

Learn about two use cases that show how embedded Linux accelerates IoT development.
Version control for your Linux /etc/ directory

Your /etc/ directory is where most Linux distributions store your system's configuration files, and...
Command-line tools for data analysis in Linux

Why load everything into a spreadsheet when the terminal can be faster, more powerful, and more...
The boot process

Ever wondered what it takes to get your system initialized and ready to run applications? Here's...
A quick introduction to tmux

Manage application windows in the terminal just like you would in a desktop window manager.