How to use Linux

 

Step by step How to use Linux the beginning...

 

   This is the beginning... the step that you need to go before you can use LINUX.... this step by step show where to begin and start to use Linux...

 

The question? how to use Linux.

 

   The answer....to use Linux you must have Linux.... but what is Linux???? now you must know what is Linux.. Linux is Operating System that use Linux kernel.. so basicly you just want to use Linux Operating system.... so

 

What is operating system

 

   The operating system is the software that can make your hardware (your PC) useable... the example of most widely use operating system is Windows operating system (e.g Windows XP, Windows 7 e.t.c.).... then 

 

Where can i get Linux operating system

 

  The best way to get Linux operating system by downloading them from the Linux distro official sites..  Download the iso image and burn it on your DVD... one more thing..

 

What is Linux distro...

 

   The company or organazation that get the Linux kernel and other Linux software and put all of these sotware including the Linux kernel together to produce the Linux installation CD or DVD... this installable CD or DVD can be use by us to install Linux operating system to our PC...

 

or... some Linux distro produce and include Live CD in their official release... this Linux live CDs can be use without installing any packages on your hard drive...  and with this Linux live CDs you can start using Linux by boot this Linux Live CDs...

 

Ok now i have the Linux install able CDs, now what the next step

 

   You need to install this Linux operating system to your PC... this may wipe out your current operating system... so if you still want to use the current operating system, you may need to  make space (free partition space) on your PC and make your PC dual boot, this mean that you have two operating system inside your hard drive...and you will be prompt by boot menu to choose the operating system to boot to... this mean you can only boot and use oly one operating system at ones...

 

or you may install Linux inside  your Windows by installing extra sofware (virtualbox e.t.c) that emulate PC hardware (virtual Pc)...

 

 Using Linux

 

  After installing process or you choose to run Linux from Live Cds...

 1.  Boot up your computer

2.  Log in to your system by typein your user name and pasword... hit Enter key or push button on screen to log in...

3... if you prefer to use just Linux terminal... press ctrl+alt and F1 key to log in on the system by using virtual terminal... ( click here for better example )

 

done..

 

Keywords: using linux, how to use linux, step by step using linux, linux log in, using linux example