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Book Excerpt: Get Your Multimedia on in Knoppix

February 22nd, 2008 Comments off

LifeHacker has an excerpt from the second Knoppix Hacks Book, and asks for comments about everyone’s favorite LiveCD.

Categories: Books, Desktop, Knoppix

Damn Small Linux book set for July

April 11th, 2007 1 comment

CLICK brings news about a new book all about Damn Small Linux. This will be the first LiveCD book for a distro other than Knoppix, or LiveCDs in general (at least that I know of).

Red Hat Magazine Book Review

February 2nd, 2007 Comments off
Categories: Books

New book explains Ubuntu to non-geeks

August 3rd, 2006 Comments off
Categories: Books, Desktop, News, Ubuntu

Linux Bible 2006 Edition review

April 13th, 2006 Comments off

Gnuman.com has a brief review of the Linux Bible 2006 Edition. Inside it covers some different LiveCDs.

Categories: Books, Reviews

Moving to Linux, Second Edition

April 12th, 2006 Comments off

The Linux Tutorial has a review of Moving to Linux Second Edition, a book based around learning Linux with a LiveCD.

The CD contained in the book is a somewhat modified (by Gagne’) version of a Knoppix Live CD. The best you can do is take Linux out for a test drive on your Windows box.

Categories: Books, Reviews

Knoppix Hacks: Scan for Viruses

March 28th, 2006 3 comments

As seen on Digg, O’Reilly has posted a hack from their Knoppix Hacks book showing how to use a Knoppix CD to scan a Windows machine for viruses.

Book Review: Knoppix Hacks

March 3rd, 2006 Comments off

InfoWorld has a short review of Knoppix Hacks, my personal favorite LiveCD book.

Categories: Books, Knoppix, Reviews