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BIOKNOPPIX BIOKNOPPIX is a live distribution of the Linux operating system that can be run from a CD drive (see also KNOPPIX). BIOKNOPPIX is loaded with bioinformatics applications.

BioLinux A resource for pre-compiled linux RPM files (easy-to-install packages) of popular bioinformatics tools. Tools available for download include Clustal W, EMBOSS, PHYLIP and BLAST.

Knoppix Knoppix is a GNU/Linux distribution that boots and runs completely from cd. It includes recent linux software and desktop environments, with programs such as, Abiword, The Gimp, Konqueror, Mozilla, and hundreds of other quality open source programs. This site has great tutorials and links to other linux sites, supported by the OSDN.

Linux DistroWatch This site is an attempt to provide a basic feature list and a package comparison table of major, minor and regional Linux distributions. It is updated daily with news from the Linux distribution world.

Linux Documentation Project The Linux Documentation Project is a repository of Linux documentation including documents about individual software, HOWTO documents, FAQs, and more.

Linux Online Comprehensive information and resources about the Linux Operating System.

The Linux Cookbook Tips and techniques for everyday use.

UNIX Tutorial for Beginners Excellent tutorial for unix beginners.

VLinux VLinux is a bootable Linux distribution based on Knoppix. It does not require installation, and contains several bioinformatics software packages including EMBOSS, Phylip, ClustalX, HMMER and Rasmol.