Part 2

Before You Begin: A Simple Linux Primer

In which our hero first sets foot on foreign territory, wherein he familiarises himself with basic hardware concerns, learns about partitioning and storage concepts, and even participates in a RAID. As he advances towards the unknown, he will discover the root of all his problems, gets intimately familiar with the natural habitats, the tops of desks populate (Desktop Environments), and the people in charge of opening and closing apertures (Window Managers). Eventually, he acquires all the tools, knowledge and material he will need to finally fulfil his destiny: Install Debian on his PC.