Re: New: Dutch Debian 2.0 Manual
This sounds good... it's probably something we can add to our web pages as
well if/when we get it translated. I'll cross post this to -www.
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J.A. Bezemer" writes:
>In the past summer holidays, I've been writing a reasonably complete
>_Dutch_ Debian 2.0 manual. It should be understandable by anyone with a
>little experience in DOS/Windows ("a Linux newbie" :).
>Subjects covered are:
> * Basic knowledge
> o Operating systems
> o Linux
> o Devices
> o Networks
> * Installation of Debian GNU/Linux 2.0
> o Very extensive step-by-step manual
> o Including low-memory systems (4 - 6 MB memory)
> * Usage of Linux and Debian
> o Basic commands
> o Basic system administration
> o Package management with dselect
> o Installation and usage of the X Window System
> o Various other interesting/complex matters, like floppy-usage,
> shell scripts, PPP and setting up a simple nameserver.
>The Manual may be used/distributed under the GNU GPL. The Manual is
>available online in various formats (in Dutch!) at
>This might be worth a link on the DDP pages - or other Debian pages.
>If the Dutch Manual is translated into English, it might be a valuable
>addition to the Debian documentation. If you are willing to translate, or
>if you have questions, comments or suggestions, you can reach the author
>(that's me) as