To help create gNewSense documention please see the How to Contribute section of this page.
- Before switching to gNewSense
- Hardware requirements
- Installing gNewSense
- Introduction to the Desktop Environment
- Basic Settings
- Using gNewSense
- Basic Administration
- Advanced Administration
- Hardware Hacks
- Other Resources
- Project Documentation
- Wiki Documentation
- How to Contribute
Before switching to gNewSense
We made a page to help current Windows users feel more comfortable with free software before switching to gNewSense.
gNewSense hardware support status is given in the recommended hardware page.
Introduction to the Desktop Environment
Networking and Internet
- Instant Messaging
Commonly Used Applications
Adding and Removing Programs
Synaptic Package Manager (GNOME)
Changing the Appearance of gNewSense
Sessions preferences: where you decide which program(s) to start while logging in.
- Security tools (Bastille and Tiger)
User Experiences - tips and walk-throughs for specific hardware
Forum - ask for help to the gNewSense users around the world
Please see Writing Documentation for information on integration for documentation and translation on the wiki for a better implementation.
How to Contribute
If you would like to contribute to the gNewSense documentation you are more than welcome! We are currently working on a structure for future documentation (see below). If you would like to make suggestions for the structure, or start writing, please introduce yourself on the gnewsense-users mailing list.