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Ubuntu Unleashed 2013 Edition: Covering 12.10 and 13.04, Eighth Edition by Matthew Helmke

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Usenet Newsgroups

Linux-related Usenet newsgroups are another good source of information if you’re having trouble using Linux. If your ISP does not offer a comprehensive selection of Linux newsgroups, you can browse to http://groups.google.com/.

The primary Linux and Linux-related newsgroups are as follows:

alt.os.linux.dial-up—Using PPP for dial-up

alt.os.linux.mandriva—All about Mandriva Linux

alt.os.linux.slackware—Using Slackware Linux

alt.os.linux.ubuntu—Using Ubuntu Linux

comp.os.linux.advocacy—Heated discussions about Linux and other related issues

comp.os.linux.alpha—Using Linux on the Alpha CPU

comp.os.linux.announce—General Linux announcements

comp.os.linux.answers—Releases of new Linux FAQs and other information

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