Debian4Engr Series: 01 Before Installation

Debian is a free operating system (OS) for your computer. Debian GNU/Linux provides more than a pure OS: it comes with over 29000 packages, precompiled software bundled up in a nice format for easy installation on your machine. Read more…

01 Before Installation

  1. Debian Linux is installed on most of the desktops without any issues. If you want to install Debian Linux on laptop then check hardware support from http://linux-laptop.net/ or http://bing.com/
  2. If your laptop not found in the list then still you can try it.
  3. Run live cd mode to check keyboard layout, hardware compatibility, installed software and desktop environment.
  4. To get used to with environment of Linux and its desktop like gnome or kde, install it in virtualbox.
  5. Debian Linux is recommended for advance Linux users. It is recommended to try easy distro like Ubuntu before and have some know how on basic Linux commands and tasks.

 

 

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