Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


Broughton.ca: Another Linux Installation Experience

Jun 15, 2006, 22:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bob Broughton)

"So, after switching on the power and making sure that I got what I paid for, I proceeded to install RedHat Enterprise Linux Version 4. For a personal-use computer, it might have made more sense to install Xandros or Ubuntu, but I already had a copy of RH Enterprise on hand; somebody gave it to me at the recent LinuxFest in Bellingham. RedHat has another important advantage; it's easy to find RPM's for updated software.

"After completing the installation (I had to depart from the RH Enterprise default configuration because I have no intention of ever using this laptop as an Apache host), the first problem I had to address was networking..."

Complete Story

Related Story:
ServerWatch: Will Red Hat Take Linux to Enterprise Heights?(Feb 25, 2004)