Show Notes: ldup_20130220
1. Discussing using the Live CD versions of Linux to run up on a PC/server to get a feel for what Linux looks like and how it behaves. Also note the use of the Net Boot CD images that allow you to install your operating system packages from another location on your network: http, Smb (Samba/Windows), ftp etc. Live CDs help you see if your PC/server devices can be seen by the Live CD version of Linux.
2. Knoppix is an excellent version of Linux for testing hardware and I have used Knoppix to recover non-Linux operating system hard drive files. Knoppix is available from:http://www.knopper.net/knoppix
3. Some Linux industry noteworthy items:
4. Examples of devices that run Linux:
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