Linux Frequently Asked Questions with Answers
Robert Kiesling, firstname.lastname@example.orgAugust 30, 1998
This is the list of Frequently Asked Questions about Linux, the free
Unix for just about every computer hardware platform on the planet.
Originally written for 386/486/586 Intel/ISA bus machines, versions
are available for Alpha, MIPS, ARM, 680x0 and PPC processors, and many
the question, ``
What is Linux?
'' below.) This document
should be read in conjunction with the Linux Documentation Project's
HOWTO series. (``
Where can I get Linux material by FTP?
Where can I get the HOWTOs and other documentation?
which are found in the same place, also list sources of Linux
information. Please look at these documents, and ``
You still haven't answered my question!
before posting your question to a
news group. See
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plain ASCII versions of this document.