SearchOpenSource: From Windows to Linux: Finding Comparable Apps and Services
Sep 27, 2006, 04:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Serdar Yegulalp)
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"Windows administrators who are making the jump to Linux are
often disoriented by how different everything is; not just the
terminology, but the way things work, including many of the same
basic types of applications.
"Because the geography is so dissimilar, many of the same things
exist in parallel implementations that don't look the same; the way
directory services and authentication are done, for instance. In
this article, I'll walk through many of the common applications and
services that Windows provides and discuss their Linux