Ever wanted to …learn more about GNU/Linux without worrying about breaking your system? …try out a new distro, but didn’t have a computer you could install it on? …keep an old version of an OS (free only, of course!) around for an old, beloved program? VirtualBox can help! VirtualBox (virtualbox.org) is free, open source software that allows you to create virtual computers that will run inside your regular computer’s operating system. In this presentation, you will learn the very basics of using VirtualBox to create your own virtual computers.
* Noob is nerd-speak for someone very new to a subject. It is an abbreviated version of the word “newbie”. It can be spelled in many creative ways, such as: n00b, |\|o06, etc. It is a neutral term, not generally pejorative, and often used affectionately.