From Maties Ubuntu
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The campus IT department does not officially support Ubuntu
Please refer to the Ubuntu campus community for support
The Ubuntu campus community only supports stable LTS releases
- Click on the Ubuntu logo above anytime to get back to this home page.
- Click on the tabbed headings below the Ubuntu logo for more specific help.
- Use the search box above the tabbed headings.
- This is the Stellenbosch University wiki help guide for Ubuntu.
- Ubuntu is a LINUX based desktop, laptop, server, cloud and mobile operating system alternative to Microsoft Windows and Apple.
- Ubuntu is FREE TO USE and has thousands of FREE SOFTWARE programs to use at no charge.
- Ubuntu is an ideal platform for facilitating affordable and innovative OPEN CAMPUS higher education technology systems.
- Ubuntu is great for BUSINESS ENTERPRISES that want to completely eliminate software costs and end the virus 'fear factor'.
- Test Ubuntu
- Using Ubuntu on campus!
- To get up and running with a minimum of fuss on campus, just follow the simple MANUAL SETUP GUIDE.
- About Microsoft
- On a DUAL BOOT computer use Ubuntu for a SECURE desktop experience and Microsoft Windows for gaming.
- If you are switching from Microsoft Windows, first read this wiki page, and then watch these YouTube videos.
- Thanks to the central IT department for hosting this server.
- Thanks to the many students and staff who volunteer time to help. You know who you are!
- Thanks to Ubuntu SERVER SOFTWARE the Stellenbosch University Library is able to provide the following:
** You use this wiki entirely at your own risk **
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