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The Top Linux Distributions (Distros)

Linux is mostly known with its distributions or distros but the reality is that Linux is just a kernel or core of the operating system. All user space and some of the operating space related tools are provided by distributions. We can actually call distribution as a operating system. Linux is very different from Windows where with its open and dynamic architecture we can create different type of operating systems...


Compare CentOS(RedHat) vs Ubuntu

CentOS and Ubuntu is two popular Linux distributions used in enterprise environments as well as personal environments. In this tutorial we will examine CentOS and Ubuntu Linux distributions from different perspectives. As a note CentOS distribution is free and open version of RedHat Enterprise Linux. So we will compare RedHat and Ubuntu too in this tutorial. Base Distributions Ubuntu Ubuntu is based full open source and free distribution Debian. Debian...

Lubuntu Download and Install Tutorial 0

Lubuntu Download and Install Tutorial

LXDE is light but eye-candy desktop environment mainly used by Linux distributions. Ubuntu supports as a sub-distribution for a long time named Lubuntu . In this tutorial, we will look at how to install Lubuntu. About Lubuntu Lubuntu is fast and lightweight operating system based Ubuntu. It uses a minimal desktop environment named Lxde with the selection of light applications. Another main motivation of Lubuntu is less energy usage. This...


How To Check, Show and Print Linux Version with Commands?

Linux is the kernel and there are a lot of distributions those use kernel. Distributions provides different experience and flavors to the users. Some times getting distribution and version information from a Linux box became very important. We will look how to get Linux kernel and distribution from Linux system. Kernel Information Kernel information can be get with uname command which is by default exists all Linux, Unix,BSD operating systems....


Linux OS and Distributions

Newcomers to Linux world generally confuse or no idea about distributions. We call generally the operating system as Linux but actually Linux is just a kernel. So why we call all of them Linux because kernel is very important and without Linux kernel the distributions can not be exists. But reverse Linux can exists without distributions. Linux Kernel The Linux project is started as a kernel or low level operating...

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