Synopses & Reviews
Ubuntu Linux has rapidly emerged as the world's #1 Linux distribution for desktop users. Only one thing's missing: a package that makes it easy for you to install Ubuntu and quickly get productive with it. That's exactly what The Ubuntu Linux Starter Kit offers. You get: " An easy, friendly Quick Start guide that covers everything they need to get up and running with Ubuntu " A comprehensive, authoritative Ubuntu reference guide on DVD in conveniently searchable electronic format " The newest Ubuntu distribution, complete with the OpenOffice.org office productivity suite, Firefox web browser, Thunderbird email software, and much more The Ubuntu Linux Starter Kit walks you step-by-step through installing, upgrading, configuring, and using Ubuntu. It covers both Ubuntu graphical desktops, all the tasks you need to manage their Ubuntu systems, network them, and connect them securely to the Internet. It also offers step-by-step guidance for using each of Ubuntu's leading productivity tools, including OpenOffice.org, Firefox, and Thunderbird.
Walking desktop users step by step through installing, upgrading, configuring, and using Ubuntu, this easy-to-use kit covers both Ubuntu graphical desktops, all the tasks users need to manage their Ubuntu systems, network them, and connect them securely to the Internet.
About the Author
Andrew Hudson is a regular freelance contributor to Linux Format magazine, the UK's largest Linux magazine. Paul Hudson is a professional developer, full-time journalist for Future Publishing, and recognized expert in open source technologies. His articles have appeared in Mac Format, PC Answers, PC Format, PC Plus, and Linux Format. Andrew and Paul Hudson are co-authors of Ubuntu Unleashed, Second Edition and Fedora Unleashed.