This document, Pocket Linux Guide, is copyright (c) 2003 ? 2005 by David Horton. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, with no Front?Cover Texts, and with no Back?Cover Texts. A copy of the license is available at the end of this document.
The Pocket Linux Guide demonstrates how to build a small console?based GNU/Linux system using only source code and a couple of diskettes. It is intended for Linux users who would like to gain a deeper understanding about how their system works beneath the shroud of distribution specific features and tools.