Why install Linux?
Stable and safe system. Great protection, no viruses. New generation of desktops. Friendly to enviroment. Works on old computers.
Forget about paying, this stuff is free! Everything is legal. Open-source project. Great free and fast software.
Work and play
No games, no media? Linux is becoming better every day. Most of well-known applications run on Linux version.
Once upon a time there was a programmer and hacker with name Linus Torvalds. He is the son of journalists Anna and Nils Torvalds. The family belongs to the Swedish-speaking minority in Finland. Young Torvalds was named after Linus Pauling, the Nobel Prize-winning American chemist.
Linus was interesting about operating systems Unix and Minix and developed Linux - a Unix-like computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open source software development and distribution. He is still principal force behind the development of the Linux kernel. All started in 1991.