This tutorial will guide you trough base installation of Ubuntu system. Just to make it clear, this is not a “standard” Desktop installation which makes this guide both suitable for beginners and not. By saying not, it definitely doesn’t mean a beginner users should be discouraged to go through this guide. On a contrary, this website contains guides which will successfully guide you from this base install to whatever suits your needs, whether it is a desktop, server, a headless dedicated application system, or something else.
Other than Ubuntu, this guide is also suitable for Debian linux, or any other of it’s derivatives (Elementary OS, Mint…).
To understand this guide, a basic knowledge of Linux command line and Bash shell is required. Don’t let this scare you off if you don’t know anything about it. I’m pretty sure you will make it to the end by just copying and pasting stuff. If you want to learn a thing or two about it, it’s all out there on the internet. Literally all, Linux is open source and free and all knowledge about it is available at no charge, which makes it pretty awesome, right? Continue reading “Ubuntu 16.04 Minimal Install”