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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.

4 tools for building embedded Linux systems

Linux is being deployed into a much wider array of devices than Linus Torvalds anticipated when he...
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These hidden features and shortcuts will help you perform some of the most common Bash functions...
Introducing a Groff Macros cheat sheet

With this cheat sheet, you'll have a handy reference to the most common groff macros.
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Quick commands to figure out what Linux kernel version and distribution your system is running.
How to partition a disk in Linux

Learn how to use the 'parted' command to partition storage devices in Linux.
12 fiction books for Linux and open source types

These people are your people. Find something interesting to add to your reading list.
and old computer and a new computer, representing migration to new software or hardware

Linux and open source software are uniquely suited for learning how to use a computer.
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You don't need a hefty budget for Linux to get on the air—and when you're ready to scale, so is...