This book includes a copy of the Publisher s Edition of Red Hat Linux from Red Hat, Inc., which you may use in accordance with the license agreement found at: http://www.redhat.com/licenses . Official Red Hat Linux , which you may purchase from Red Hat, includes the complete Red Hat Linux distribution, Red Hat s documentation, and may include technical support for Red Hat Linux . You also may purchase or download technical support from Red Hat. You may purchase Red Hat Linux and technical support from Red Hat through the company s web site ( www.redhat.com ) or its toll-free number 1.888.REDHAT1.
Pentium CPU or higher ”Pentium 200MHz for text mode, Pentium II 400MHz for graphical mode
64MB of RAM for text mode, 128MB of RAM minimum for a graphical workstation ”192MB is recommended
475MB of hard disk space ”2GB or more will greatly enhance your freedom to experiment with Linux
Bootable CD-ROM Drive or Floppy
A backup of your current system in case of emergency
A supported video card and monitor
A keyboard and mouse
Red Hat Linux supports most modern Intel-compatible PC hardware. If you have questions about hardware compatibility with Red Hat Linux 9, check the hardware compatibility list at http://hardware.redhat.com/hcl .
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