Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Taking Linux On The Road With Ubuntu

Filed under
Linux
Hardware

Many users get annoyed by everyday troubles that still affect Windows systems. Whether it is a failing driver, problems caused by poorly written applications or a virus infection, any consumer type version of Windows can be considered more susceptible to problems than a decent Linux distribution. So why not use Linux instead?

Unlike Windows, most Linux distributions have a very modular structure, which means that you can choose to install a very slim basic system and a few, specialized modules only. As a result, a minimum installation does not require more than a few hundred megabytes.

This enables a pretty interesting application model: How about storing your operating system, including some applications, on a highly mobile device? This is exactly what the Ubuntu H2 was designed for.

Full Story.

More in Tux Machines

Type Title Author Replies Last Postsort icon
Story Leftovers: Kate, Krita, UCLA Library and RcppExamples Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:51am
Story Games: Smith and Winston, 7 Billion Humans Sale Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:49am
Story Servers: Ampere Computing, SUSE and Red Hat Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:47am
Story Late Coverage of Confidential Computing Consortium Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:45am
Story Graphics: Mesa Radeon Vulkan Driver and SPIR-V Support For OpenGL 4.6 Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:43am
Story 28 facts about Linux for its 28th birthday Roy Schestowitz 2 25/08/2019 - 2:40am
Story The GPD MicroPC in 3 Minutes [Video Review] Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:35am
Story today's howtos Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:21am
Story Android Leftovers Rianne Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:16am
Story FreeBSD Meets Linux At The Open Source Summit Roy Schestowitz 25/08/2019 - 2:15am