On Saturday, 28th August, MadLab are hosting “U3 – an Ubuntu and Upstream UnWorkshop day” in collaboration with HACMan, ManLUG, and Manchester Free Software to coincide with the Ubuntu Global Jam.
An UnWorkshop Day is a day of talks and workshops, where the timetable and topics are defined by the people who [...]
Knoppix James Carter
Knoppix is a version of Linux, based on Debian, which runs ‘live’ from a CD without needing to install anything on your disk. It is fairly good at hardware detection, particularly sound cards. Because the plain Debian distribution is weak in this, the Knoppix distribution is very useful. It can also [...]
Debian Dave Gilbert
Do you use Linux? If you are a S.u.S.E or Red Hat or Mandrake person, you’ve probably heard of Debian; you may even have tried it. It is, as Ted T’so said recently in London, a different sort of Linux distribution; it aims to please experienced administrators rather than first-time installers. [...]