HOW CAN I DOWNLOAD THE LINUX OS

  xptosmtbd 19:27 10 Oct 2003
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Hi, a friend wants me to download the Linux os for him and put it onto a cd. I have searched the web to try and download it but I can't understand all the files that keep coming up. Can somebody please point me in the right direction, to find a website where I can download it. I am running windows XP home....Thanks in advance...

  mark500 19:32 10 Oct 2003

Linux usually comes in three ISO images each of about 650MB. Very time consuming.

click here REDHAT LINUX

click here
Mandrake Linux.

  Joanne_1 19:34 10 Oct 2003

It depends on which version you want.
I have Redhat and its a straightforward download click here

  smegs 19:37 10 Oct 2003

click here Not sure if this is what Ur looking for.

  hugh-265156 19:39 10 Oct 2003

i was going to suggest going for knoppix first,it runs from a bootable cd and doesnt need to be installed useful to see if all your hardware works but unfortunatly click here

mandrake click here is good and has a lot of software with it.

  xptosmtbd 19:51 10 Oct 2003

Thamks everyone......Sandra

  R4 19:57 10 Oct 2003

Linux may take several CD's but here's couple more sites.

Suse Linux from here : click here

The genuine Distro :: click here

  seedie 20:08 10 Oct 2003

You don't say whether you have broadband or not. if not forget it. Our own PCA mag did Mandrake 9.1 couple of months ago and that was on a DVD.If you ask FE nicely, nah forget it :>)


CD

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