Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

The three best, Star Wars-influenced approaches to learning Linux

Filed under
Linux

Recently, a friend and I were discussing the pluses and minuses of watching the Star Wars films in various orders. (What can I say? I didn’t play football in high school. This is what I do.) The primary purpose of our conversation: to find the optimal viewing order to introduce the Star Wars universe to someone who has never seen the films before.

For example, there is something known as "Machete order" for Star Wars, which has you watching the films in the following order: 4, 5, 2, 3, 6. Watching the films this way provides what is, arguably, the most cohesive and enjoyable "single sitting, first viewing" experience – plus it does away with Episode 1 entirely. Which is a good thing.

All of this got me thinking, what would be the optimal way to introduce Linux to someone who has never used it before?

Rest here




More in Tux Machines

Linux Devices

Tanglu 4 "Dasyatis Kuhlii" Enters Beta, Ships with Linux Kernel 4.6 & GNOME 3.20

Matthias Klumpp informs the community about the availability of the first Beta build towards the Tanglu 4 "Dasyatis Kuhlii" GNU/Linux operating system, due for release later this year. Tanglu 4 "Dasyatis Kuhlii" Beta is distributed with the usual flavors, including with the KDE and GNOME desktop environments. A Core edition is available as well, designed for those who want to build their own Tanglu-based GNU/Linux distribution. Under the hood, all Tanglu 4 Beta editions are powered by a kernel from the Linux 4.6 series, along with the systemd 229 init system, but each one incorporates some of the latest open-source technologies that correspond to their user base. Read more

Parabola GNU/Linux New install medium 2016.07.27

Dual architecture (i686 and x86_64): Main ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery. MATE desktop ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery (with MATE Desktop Environment). TalkingParabola ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery (adapted for blind and visually impaired users) Read more

Linux Graphics