CNET News: Tune-up: Letting in Linux
Jul 08, 2004, 08:30 (2 Talkback[s])
"It's out there, and it's free--or at least close to it--but you
just haven't had the guts to take the plunge and try Linux. We have
good news. It's not necessary to make a complete commitment to the
open-source operating system. You can have your Windows and your
Linux, too, by setting up a dual-boot system. We'll step you
through the process of installing Linux alongside Windows XP so
that you can boot either OS.
"Sometimes referred to as GNU/Linux, today's incarnation of the
OS constitutes a complete Unix-like environment made up of a Linux
kernel and OS utilities developed by the GNU Project..."