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Old 11-15-2007, 11:22 PM   #1
GirishMahale
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Redhat Linux Free Version


Dear All,

I am new to the Linux environment. I have used Debian linux from LINUX FOR YOU Magzine DVDs.

I wanted to study REDHAT linux so please let me know how to get free REDHAT Linux, and which is the best variety for single user and the one for SOHO.
Also the details of the Drivers for the theabove flavours.
Thanks n Regards

GIRISH MAHALE
 
Old 11-15-2007, 11:27 PM   #2
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CentOS is the free version of redhat

www.centos.org
 
Old 11-15-2007, 11:28 PM   #3
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CentOS is based on Red Hat and its free...
 
Old 11-15-2007, 11:48 PM   #4
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If you want to stay near RH, use fedora core to familiarize yourself with RH architecture. It's good for end users and includes many HOW TOs and GUIs. CentOS is good to get a feeling for older and more stable feeling that RH provides. If you look around you might find someone that will give you a copy of RH, after all RH is selling a service. You can also sign up for a 60 eval at https://www.redhat.com/apps/download/ . They used to offer their cd set for sale w/o 1 yr subscription and yadda yaddda yadda. If you want to be a linux admin..spend the 80 dollars and go through every tutorial over every server. Within that 1 yr you should be trained, :P . Or go to college! My professor gave me my first nix cds and they were RH.
 
  


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