Linux

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.

7 open source terminal games for Linux

Gaming in the terminal
Do you yearn for the days of text adventures? With these open source games, the world of gaming at the terminal never has to end.Read more

4 fun (and semi-useless) Linux toys

The fun and semi-useless toys of Linux
Some are creative and encourage productivity, and others just inspire creativity. Some are just plain silly.Read more

SeaGL opens 2016 call for participation

SeaGL opens 2016 call for participation
SeaGL welcomes speakers of all backgrounds and levels of experience—even if you've never spoken at a technical conference.Read more

Preventing break-ins on your Linux system

Preventing break-ins on your Linux system
Simple steps you can take to make your Linux system more secure.Read more

Open source tools enable professional photography

Open source tools enable professional photography
There's a wealth of high-quality open source photo editing tools, SouthEast LinuxFest presenter Justin Pennington writes.Read more

Why I built my own homebrew Linux router

Why I built my own homebrew Linux router
Jim Salter says building your own router with Linux has a few key advantages for the security-conscious user.Read more

Emacspeak, an audible interface for Linux

Emacspeak, an audible interface for Linux
Seth Kenlon gives a step-by-step guide to installing and configuring audible interface Emacspeak.Read more

Driving cars into the future with Linux

Driving cars into the future with Linux
A look at how Linux and open source software are changing in-vehicle infotainment through GENIVI and the Automotive Grade Linux (AGL) workgroup.Read more