Submit A Tip Alternative Tip Form

‘Der Spiegel’ Helping German Readers ‘Switch to Linux’

Readers of the online edition of German magazine Der Spiegel are being treated to a new series on ‘Switching to Linux’.

The guide, whose first part went online yesterday, willtalk readers though the benefits of installing and using Ubuntu 11.10.

The first part -’Nie wieder Viren‘ (No more Viruses) -looks at the usefulness of Linux in the context ofWindowsmalware, describing how it can be used to repair infected PCs.Laterinstalments will follow up thishot-potato intro to Linux with details on installing and using Ubuntu.

If you know a German speaking trojan-prone PC user be sure to send them a link.

Tip via Johannes B – thanks!