APT as in Advanced Package Tool
Webmin.com – a web-based interface for system administration for Unix
LWN.net– Linux news
As well, you can find a distribtion archive at ibiblio Right hand side for links.
The Linux Documentation Project – TLDP
GNOME is a Unix and Linux desktop suite and development platform.
KDE is a powerful Free Software graphical desktop environment for Linux and Unix workstations.
Centos – CentOS-3 is designed for people who need an RHEL 3 compatible OS but who do not need strong support in order to achieve successful operation.
GNU – complete UNIX style operating system which is free software.
I went to cygwin.com and downlaoded their product so that I could do the “exceed like” thing on my win2k machine. After the install (net,x11,shell), launch the icon which brings up a xterm. To access your drive execute ls /cygdrive
which brings up a x window.
ssh -X -l db2inst1 server_name