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Thank you for visiting LandofLinux.com. Here you will find free guides and tutorials for all things Linux. There are easy to follow step by step installation and configuration guides for many of the popular Linux distributions. Linux is one of the fastest growing areas of IT currently, so start learning Linux today with our free Linux fundamentals guide. We cover the most popular commands, tools and utilities for working with the GNU/Linux operating system.

Popular Linux Installations

  • Install Ubuntu


    Step by step guide for installing Ubuntu Linux. Download and install Ubuntu Linux.

  • Install Linux Mint

    Linux Mint

    Step by step guide for the installation of Linux Mint. Download and install Linux Mint.

Free Linux Tutorials and Guides

Learn how to monitor your Linux systems using free available tools and software. Install and configure LAMP on popular Linux distributions. Learn to make your systems more secure with SELinux, iptables and firewalld. Learn how to share files with other operating systems with SAMBA.

  • Oracle VirtualBox

    Learn to install Linux in a virtual environment. Test systems before you deploy them to a production environment. Experiment in safety, roll back changes with ease.

  • Managing Users

    Learn how to create and modify user accounts from the command line. Create and assing new groups to users. Manage passwords and group membership.

  • Bash Shell Scripting

    An Introduction to Bash shell scripting. Learn to use the Bash shell for writing scripts and automating tasks. Work with variables, conditional processing, Loops, create custom functions and write interactive scripts.

Linux Flight Simulators - X-plane and FlightGear

Linux Flight Simulators

Xplane-11 and FlightGear are two great flight simulators that you can run on your Ubuntu/Linux Mint desktop.
FlightGear is 100% free and offers hundreds of different Aircraft to fly. These include many popular light aircraft such as the Cessna 172 and airliners such as the AC320 Airbus and Boeing 777.
Xplane-11 is one of the most realistic Flight Simulators currently available and offers a very high level of aircraft. Although Xplane-11 is a paid for software package, it does have a very good fully useable demo that can be downloaded.

Full instructions aare given for the installation of both packages on your Ubuntu/Linux Mint system.