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    1. Announcements about things happening here at LinuxForums.org, and information about using the website

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    13. Everything BSD

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      For all help requests regarding the Unix-like BSDs, such as FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, PC-BSD, and others

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    1. A useful collection of Linux tutorials, guides, and reviews, all archived here for easy reference purposes

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      Help requests go here if you are new to the wonderful world of Linux and need help getting started

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    2. Installation

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    3. Applications

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    4. Hardware / Peripherals

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    5. Desktop / X-Windows

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    6. Help requests related to games, video, music, multimedia, entertainment, HTPC, or CD/DVD under Linux

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    7. Request help for laptops, netbooks, minibooks, or any of the other smaller portable computers running Linux

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    9. Wireless Internet

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    10. Networking

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    11. Servers

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      Help requests for Linux server related topics: Apache, MySQL, Samba, server security, sendmail, exim, etc

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    12. Kernel

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    14. Request help with graphic arts and digital imaging under Linux: CAD, drawing, image manipulation, etc

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    15. Security

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      Post here for help with Linux security issues: antivirus, firewalls, encryption, vulnerabilities, etc

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    16. Miscellaneous

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      Linux help requests that don't fit into any of the other technical areas go in this forum

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    17. Wine

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      Help requests for Wine - open source software that allows many Windows applications to run on Linux / Unix

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      Area for general chat, miscellaneous linux discussion including news and announcements, new member intros, off-topic items, telling jokes, or just relaxing and having some fun

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