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How do I install Linux? Pages that link to <a href="http://ozoneasylum.com/backlink?for=5374" title="Pages that link to How do I install Linux?" rel="nofollow" >How do I install Linux?\

Bottom line is :
- make sure your hard disk has enough free space.
- if possible, resize partitions to make some raw free space. (if not possible, don't worry, many installers will do it for you)
- get a distribution as .iso file.
- turn the iso into a bootable cd/dvd.
- get started.

Here is a video how-to covering the above steps for Ubuntu (see "installing a Linux Ubuntu LiveCD") :
http://www.ubuntuvideo.com/


See the resources below:

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Relevant threads:

Linux From Scratch
Linux From Scratch II

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Relevant links:

Linux From Scratch. Version 4.0 - Linux From Scratch (LFS) is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.

Linux Installation and Getting Started - This book is an installation and entry-level guide to Linux. A great starting point for any distribution.
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