Lecture: Using Desktop Linux As Your Only OS
Tips, Tricks, and Caveats
Nowadays most developers in modern companies are allowed to choose their own laptop. Since development is shifting towards containers and cloud services which mostly run on Linux, it is worth taking a look at how to use Linux as your desktop system as well.
This talk gives an overview of the daily apps in the life of a regular computer user as well as specific software, libraries, and services one can use as developer, student, or professional in other areas. Additionally, we will explore how to keep the data safe, turn on disk encryption for a secure work laptop, and common problems that arise when using Linux as a single boot system.