Linux is one of several freely available operating systems.
Jim also has some
more verbose comments about Linux.
- Some of the handier HOWTOs
Linux High Availability HOWTO (Linux HA)
Clustering for failover and robustness
Configuration HOWTO - lots of common options
Keyboard and Console HOWTO
The Linux Sound HOWTO: Supported Hardware
BootDisk HOWTO because having boot floppies is good
DOS/Windows to Linux HOWTO - You're not inexperienced,
you just need a translator
- Mini-HOWTOs for mixing Linux with
Win95 or another using
DOS & Win95 & OS2 or other multiple combinations
Of course it's usually worthwhile to check the HOWTO Index:
(Embry-Riddle Aeronautical U.)
(Sunsite, now metalab)
Embry-Riddle also hosts a public FTP server:
- Support sites
Red Hat Errata - it pays to keep up on the latest fixes.
Linux Gazette Front Page - a monthly webzine which Jim and I
help maintain. Not to be confused with SSC's new CMS
Linux User's Support Team
- an active mailing list
- Users Groups can lend a hand
SVLUG (Silicon Valley Linux User Group) - 1st Wed.
BALUG (Bay Area Linux User Group) - 3rd Tues.
Groups of Linux Users Everywhere (GLUE) may list one near you!
Linux Applications and Utilities Page
LyX, the word-processor front-end for LaTeX
Linux Software -- Excellent List of HW Vendor Drivers
The Linux Game Tome
The Linux Ultra Sound Project - as in Gravis, not the CPU.
Lots of related links.
The Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
QSeeMe -- CU-SeeMe for Linux
The Graphics Muse
- Not just for plain ol' PCs
UltraLinux: Bring Linux into the Sun
UltraLinux: Sparc Linux FAQ
Beowulf Project - Clustering for high performance
- And if somehow that's not enough -
Linux Resources maintained by
publishers of Linux Journal
Linux International - many mailing lists.
A non-profit which coordinates volunteer effort and donations.
- Often considered last, though
it shouldn't be... Security
The Linux-PAM System Administrators' Guide
If this still isn't enough, try searching by keyword in the
Linux specific area
Or, you could
contact me for consulting rates.