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Are you new to Linux and looking for a place to learn and discuss the Linux operating system? The Linux Forums are where you can share your thoughts and queries about Linux. Learn about the different types of Linux distributions and what Linux is used for most. Meet Linux experts and ask any questions you have about the operating system in the Linux Forums. Join the discussions and talk with other Linux beginners about security, installation, networking, and more. Share details about any technical issues you face and get help from Linux experts.

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1. Linux Questions

Linux Questions offers a free Linux forum where Linux newbies can ask questions and Linux experts can offer advice. Topics include security, instal...lation, networking and much more.more
6.2K 20 posts / day View Recent Threads

2. Reddit » Linux Questions

Reddit » Linux Questions San Francisco, California, US
Reddit is a network of communities based on people's interests.
1.7M 1.2M 27 posts / day Nov 2009 View Recent Threads

3. Arch Linux Forums

Arch Linux Forums Arch Linux Forums is a place where issues related to the installation of the Arch Linux operating system can be discussed.
29 posts / day View Recent Threads

4. Linux Mint Forums

Linux Mint Forums This is an online community where you can discuss all things related to Linux Mint. Get quick answers to questions about finding your way around Linux... Mint as a new user. Also, writing shell scripts and bash here.more
9 posts / day View Recent Threads

5. Forums Forums New to Linux? Feel free to post here for installation help and other topics. Find discussion related to tools like Kubernetes, terraform, docker, and ...ELK, and ask questions on Linux networking, Linux gaming, Desktop, and more here.more
1.4K 30 posts / quarter View Recent Threads

6. Kali Linux Forums

Kali Linux Forums Read all the latest updates, features, and tools on this official forum of Kali Linux. Find new releases, virtual machines, build scripts on Kali, dev...elopment, and installation guides here. Kali Linux is an open-source, multi-platform distribution geared towards various Information Security tasks.more
99.1K 357.2K 10 posts / week View Recent Threads

7. Linux Lite Forums

Linux Lite Forums New Zealand
Linux Lite is a free easy to use linux based operating system that is suitable for people who are new to linux.
6.4K 3.9K 1 post / day View Recent Threads

8. NixCraft Linux/Unix Forum!

NixCraft Linux/Unix Forum! A place for Linux and Unix users to discuss sysadmin and cloud computing topics.
326.3K 325.3K 3 posts / week View Recent Threads

9. BunsenLabs Linux Forums

BunsenLabs Linux Forums BunsenLabs is a free operating system based on Debian GNU/Linux and the openbox window manager.
443 690 2 posts / week View Recent Threads

10. The Linux Community Forum

The Linux Community Forum UK
Welcome to the Linux community. If you use Linux in UK then this site is for you. Discuss and share all the live information about Linux in the commun...ity.more
20 posts / month View Recent Threads

11. elementaryOS Linux Forums

elementaryOS Linux Forums We all love our beautiful elementaryOS Linux Desktop. Such amazing and simply powerful at the top of an Ubuntu core. These forums are the non official... community hub to help each other and discuss threads.more
1 46.4K 6 posts / month View Recent Threads

12. Spiceworks » Linux Forum

Spiceworks » Linux Forum Austin, Texas, US
A help and support forum for IT pros working with Ubuntu, Debian, or other flavors of Linux. Join millions of other IT pros and sharpen your skills.
49.6K 33.4K 5 posts / week View Recent Threads

13. Reddit » Linux, GNU/Linux

Reddit » Linux, GNU/Linux San Francisco, California, US
A subreddit to discuss all things Linux and GNU/Linux. This is neither a community exclusively about the kernel Linux, nor is exclusively about the GN...U operating system.more
1.7M 1.2M 13 posts / day Jan 2008 View Recent Threads

14. Linux Config Forum

Linux Config Forum LinuxConfig's forum is the best source for finding help or getting troubleshooting advice related to the GNU/Linux operating system's usage, c...onfiguration or administration in general from a community of experts.more
1 post / week View Recent Threads

15. Linux Solved

Linux Solved Linux Solved is a forum where you can discuss anything about various linux development project and programming.
2 posts / month View Recent Threads

16. The UNIX and Linux Forums

The UNIX and Linux Forums UNIX and Linux Forums is a place where we provide free Linux and UNIX shell scripting, system administration and other programming help.
24.3K 69.1K 1 post / year View Recent Threads

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  1. Linux Foundation Forums is the place to talk about Linux. Linux Foundation provides a neutral, trusted hub for developers to code, manage, and scale open technology projects.

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