8. What do
You will require a computer and a medium containing a Linux
distribution. Most of this guide applies to all Linux distributions
- and UNIX in general. Apart from time, there are no further
Installation HOWTO contains helpful information
on how to obtain Linux software and install it on your computer.
Hardware requirements and coexistence with other operating systems
are also discussed.
CD images can be downloaded from
and many other locations, see
An interesting alternative for those who don't dare to take the
step of an actual Linux installation on their machine are the Linux
distributions that you can run from a CD, such as the