How-To: Switch Your Grandma to Linux

[ Thanks to Matt D. for
this link. ]

“I’ve said it before, with the proper support in place, anyone
can use certain Linux distributions successfully. And apparently,
this has been shown to be true yet again. But even considering this
success story, there remains a shortage of understanding on which
dial-up modems will work and why, if that new all-in-one printer
grandma just purchased will work with her chosen distribution and
so on.

“Today, I will explore the viability of grandma, obviously not
using some kind of broadband connection, making the switch. Hassle
and benefit will be looked into here…”