What is the BEST version of Linux for an old laptop that had Windows 98 and was upgraded to Windows XP? I have a 3.7 GB hard drive, with about 600 MB free. What version of Linux should I use and where do I download it? Thanks everyone. I have finally decided. I ordered 3 [...]
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I want to use Knoppix, just to play around with linux a little. But I noticed there are two versions of it. CD and DVD. Obviously the DVD version is much, much, larger. Besides the obvious size difference, what separates the CD version from the DVD on. Chosen Answer: the dvd version has more software, [...]
I have a linux RedHat Enterprise version 5.4 web server I would like to add in my network to host a website. Can anyone explain to me the steps I will need to take in order to harden my server? Chosen Answer: add IPTables. block all ports that are not being used. run a Nessus [...]
I want in depth instructions, what I’m thinking is using this ancient ’98 dell xps with a 6 gig hard drive, possibly more. I will use some version of Linux built for servers, probably Ubuntu 8.04 or BSD, due to security reasons, remember most people spy through windows. 128 Megs of RAM and a basic [...]
Ubuntu Linux Web developers, what platform and apps would I need to develop multiple web sites and databases?
I’m a newer-than-noob Linux user switching in from Microsoftland. Back there, I needed IIS on a Windows Server in order to run multiple dev and beta web sites simultaneously, and used SQL Server for the databases. I’m looking at switching what I do to Ubuntu now, and see they offer a desktop and server version. [...]
OK… I’m thinking of hosting a website, I’m not sure but i might use some version of Linux on a cheap system i have.. its not gonna be a high and mighty website so i don’t need anything fancy.. besides that i need to know how to get a domain, and how do i do [...]