by Phil Jones
Publisher: Wikibooks 2008
Number of pages: 135
This online book is a guide to the Knoppix Linux for the complete beginner. There is no need to install Knoppix, it runs Linux completely from a CD or DVD and automatically detects the hardware in your PC. Read this text if you are curious about Linux, and you want to discover what all the fuss is about.
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