Following on this earlier post, here are links to on line resources that would aid in building, configuring, and using a Linux based computer.
- The 800 dollar killer PC. This is a “gaming” PC, but this set of guidelines is more broadly useful than just for games. Just don’t forget to substitute Linux for Windows.
- Linux-Friendly Hardware
- More on Linux Friendly Hardware
Systems and related information:
- The Windows to Linux Roadmap
- Guide to Debian Linux
- Open Source Resources Page
- Just for fun: Linux from Scratch
- Linux Shortcuts and Commands and some good noobie info.
- Beginners Handbook for Linux Shell Scripting (Tutorial)
- Learning the Shell
- Advanced bash scripting guide
- Getting Linux to Boot Faster