We’ll be working “hands-on” with Lubuntu installed on a 16Gb USB memory stick.
Linux Hardware Requirements
Explore Linux distro choices using Distrowatch
Discuss and examples of Live CD/DVDs, LIVE USBs.
Make your own live USB using unetbootin
Hard disk installation
alone, alongside Windows, (select OS using grub on boot)
inside Windows (what’s this?)
HDD partitioning using gparted / parted magic
perform regular Linux updates
Linux directory, file structures & hardware numbering
Terminal tasks (upper / lower case)
when to use sudo and su; apt-get, top / htop, ifconfig (others to add)
Learn to install & uninstall up to 61,713 Open Source software programs
from online repositories with a software manager and synaptic
Add applicationss: Firefox, LibreOffice, GIMP, K3b, Microsoft core fonts & user choices
Add additional repositories with ppa
Working with Google Drive
Customizing the Linux desktop: wallpaper, taskbar, clock, screensavers, and more
Wine (only for those that absolutely need it)
run a few Windows programs inside Linux ??
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