Find the answer to your Linux question:

Linux Forums

Welcome to the Linux Forums.

  1. Linux Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 66
      • Posts: 742

      Last Post:

  2. Your Distro Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Arch Linux

      (11 Viewing)

      Help requests related specifically to Arch Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 472
      • Posts: 2,315

      Last Post:

    2. Debian Linux

      (24 Viewing)

      Post your help requests relating specifically to Debian GNU/Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 8,059
      • Posts: 37,406

      Last Post:

    3. Gentoo Linux

      (3 Viewing)

      Help requests related specifically to Gentoo Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,842
      • Posts: 11,567

      Last Post:

    4. Knoppix Linux

      (3 Viewing)

      Request help related specifically to the Knoppix Linux LiveCD

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,264
      • Posts: 5,557

      Last Post:

    5. Mandriva Linux

      (3 Viewing)

      Help requests related specifically to Mandriva Linux, Mageia, Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 5,482
      • Posts: 25,126

      Last Post:

    6. Mint Linux

      (2 Viewing)

      Help requests related specifically to Linux Mint

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 764
      • Posts: 4,070

      Last Post:

    7. PCLinuxOS

      (1 Viewing)

      Request help related specifically to PCLinuxOS

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 161
      • Posts: 748

      Last Post:

      bc calculator Go to last post

      4 Weeks Ago

    8. Slackware Linux

      (9 Viewing)

      Post help requests relating specifically to Slackware Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,964
      • Posts: 16,294

      Last Post:

    9. SuSE Linux

      (27 Viewing)

      Post here if you need help related specifically to SUSE, or openSUSE Linux

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 15,465
      • Posts: 74,135

      Last Post:

    10. Red Hat / Fedora Linux

      (95 Viewing)

      Request help related specifically to Red Hat, Fedora, CentOS, Scientific, or other related distros

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 34,898
      • Posts: 141,944

      Last Post:

    11. Ubuntu Linux

      (53 Viewing)

      Help requests related specifically to Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu, or others in the Ubuntu family

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 17,923
      • Posts: 90,707

      Last Post:

    12. Help requests related to Linux distributions that do not have their own designated forum go here

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,527
      • Posts: 10,778

      Last Post:

    13. Everything BSD

      (3 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 426
      • Posts: 2,257

      Last Post:

  3. Linux Resources Threads / Posts  Last Post

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 71
      • Posts: 200

      Last Post:

  4. GNU Linux Zone Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Newbie

      (35 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 16,889
      • Posts: 91,991

      Last Post:

    2. Installation

      (20 Viewing)

      Post here if you need help with Linux installation, boot loader, or dual-boot issues

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 6,247
      • Posts: 33,986

      Last Post:

      Can't boot Ubuntu... Go to last post

      by

      9 Hours Ago

    3. Applications

      (14 Viewing)

      Request help with installing, configuring, or using Linux applications, programs, and software

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 6,115
      • Posts: 23,790

      Last Post:

      NTP Broadcast Go to last post

      by

      1 Hour Ago

    4. Hardware / Peripherals

      (10 Viewing)

      Request help with computer hardware and peripherals under Linux: installation, configuration, compatibility, etc

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 4,708
      • Posts: 18,460
    5. Desktop / X-Windows

      (3 Viewing)

      Help requests related to X: Xorg, desktop environments (Gnome, KDE , LXDE, Xfce, etc), window managers, etc

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,805
      • Posts: 11,743

      Last Post:

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 2,240
      • Posts: 10,384

      Last Post:

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,319
      • Posts: 6,429

      Last Post:

    8. Help requests for smartphones, tablets, hand-helds, and other mobile gadgets running Linux: Android, Droid, Maemo, MeeGo, Mobilinux, Moblin, etc

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 129
      • Posts: 631

      Last Post:

    9. Wireless Internet

      (5 Viewing)

      Request help with anything related to Linux wireless internet setup and configuration: WLAN, WiFi, etc

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,828
      • Posts: 11,506

      Last Post:

    10. Networking

      (30 Viewing)

      Help requests related to Linux networking: setup, configuration, internet connection sharing, iptables, etc

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7,339
      • Posts: 25,325

      Last Post:

    11. Servers

      (15 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7,596
      • Posts: 25,962

      Last Post:

      root account problem Go to last post

      by

      21 Hours Ago

    12. Kernel

      (18 Viewing)

      Request help with Linux kernel compilation, theory, programming, or other kernel related issues

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 3,561
      • Posts: 10,879

      Last Post:

    13. Request help with C/C++, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Bash Scripts, or other Linux programming/scripting related issues

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 12,348
      • Posts: 51,363

      Last Post:

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 230
      • Posts: 1,217

      Last Post:

    15. Security

      (7 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,641
      • Posts: 6,729

      Last Post:

      ¿Unknown users? Go to last post

      by

      5 Days Ago

    16. Miscellaneous

      (15 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 4,918
      • Posts: 23,324

      Last Post:

    17. Wine

      (3 Viewing)

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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1,331
      • Posts: 5,083

      Last Post:

  5. The Community Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. This is an area where our members can check for various offers from our site sponsors.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 1
      • Posts: 1

      Last Post:

    2. Coffee Lounge

      (14 Viewing)

      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

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 12,312
      • Posts: 127,626

      Last Post:

    3. Forum related feedback and suggestions go here. For other site matters, please use the "Contact Us" link found in the lower-left corner of each forum page

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 952
      • Posts: 5,919

      Last Post:

      Newsletter Go to last post

      5 Days Ago

What's Going On?

Currently Active UsersCurrently Active Users

There are currently 612 users online. 9 members and 603 guests

Most users ever online was 12,074, 01-07-2013 at 07:50 AM.

  1. gregm,
  2. Irithori,
  3. IZZIE_ISU18,
  4. LeserGD,
  5. Pumpy-umpy-umping,
  6. terrywhitejr2000,
  7. Thingymebob,
  8. w1mnk

Spam-O-Matic StatisticsSpam-O-Matic Statistics

87461 Spammers Denied Registration

95 Spammers Permanently Banned

Linux Forums StatisticsLinux Forums Statistics

Threads
192,727
Posts
940,291
Members
225,203

Welcome to our newest member, arjunstarz

Icon LegendIcon Legend

Contains unread forum posts
Contains unread forum posts
Contains no unread forum posts
Contains no unread forum posts
Forum is a category
Forum is a category
Forum is a Link
Forum is a Link