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[[TableOfContents(3)]] ~-[[DebianWiki/EditorGuide#translation|Translation(s)]]: English - [[it/DebianEdu|Italiano]] - [[zh_CN/DebianEdu|简体中文]]-~

||<tablestyle="width:500px;float:right;border:0;background:white"> {{attachment:DebianEdu10.png|The Debian Edu / Skolelinux Desktop|width=500}}||
||<style="text-align:center">A screenshot from the current Debian Edu "Buster" release showing the Xfce desktop||

<<TableOfContents(2)>>

= Release Status, download information and manuals =

The status pages include up to date links to installation media.
 * [[DebianEdu/Status/Buster|Buster]] status page (current release)
 * [[DebianEdu/Status/Bullseye|Bullseye]] status page (upcoming release)
 * [[https://jenkins.debian.net/userContent/debian-edu-doc/|Manuals for both Buster and Bullseye]] (including translations) are available.
 * [[DebianEdu/Status/Stretch|Stretch]] status page (previous release)

= Introduction =

Click on the DebianEdu [[/Introduction |Introduction]] page to see information about:
 * What is it?<<BR>>
 * Why consider it?<<BR>>
 * Where we are now?<<BR>>

= Before Getting Started =

Click on the [[/BeforeGettingStarted |Before Getting Started]] page to see information about:
 * Basic terminology<<BR>>
 * What is a profile?<<BR>>
 * Understanding LTSP (Thin Clients and Diskless Workstations)<<BR>>

<<Anchor(Documentation)>>
= Documentation =

== Manuals ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:manuals.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Documentation/Manuals| Manuals]]''' ||
||Thorough books covering multiple topics||
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[[Anchor(About)]]
= DebianEdu / Skolelinux =

 '''''DebianEdu'''''
   is a project about improving Debian to make it the best distribution for educational purposes.
 '''''Skolelinux'''''
   is the name of a CustomDebianDistribution which is produced by the DebianEdu project.[[BR]]
   "skole" is Norwegian and means "school".

[[Anchor(Goals)]]
=== Goals ===
 * Provide a complete software solution using free software and ...
   * tailored for the needs and use-cases in education szenarios.
   * preconfigured for easy install (standalone as well as network-wide rollout).
   * easy to use, maintain, and administer.
   * supporting '''your''' language natively.
 * Classify and package all free software related to education.
 * Write documentation to explain how to use the various software (in the educational context).
 * International Availability
== Howtos ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:howtos.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/HowTo| Howtos]]''' ||
||Shorter articles covering a specific topic or problem||
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[[Anchor(Start)]]
= Get started =
 * See /GetStarted on how to get Skolelinux.
 * Also fetch some ["/Documentation"] and have a look at it. ;-)
 * Maybe you still need help? See below!

[[Anchor(Help)]]
=== Need help? ===
 * Please try to [#Learn learn more] about DebianEdu first. Don't forget to use the search function of this wiki, too!
 * '''''Have at least a quick look at the pages for ["/Documentation"], ["/Help"], and ["/FAQ"].'''''
 * If you don't find usable information/solution for your problem then talk with us. See below!
== Debian Edu meta-packages ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:tips.png}} ||'''[[https://blends.debian.org/edu/tasks/|Debian Edu packages overview]]''' ||
||Details about Debian Edu meta-packages||
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== LibreOffice ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:libreoffice.png}} ||'''[[http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/|LibreOffice]]''' ||
||LibreOffice's support pages||
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[[Anchor(Talk)]]
= Talk with us =
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[[Anchor(ML)]]
=== ML - mailing lists ===
 * The coordination of this project happens on the [http://lists.debian.org/debian-edu/ debian-edu mailing list].
== Debian ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:debian.png}} ||'''[[http://www.debian.org/support|Debian GNU/Linux]]''' ||
||Debian's support pages||

----

= Help =

== Frequently asked questions ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:help.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/FAQ| Frequently Asked Questions]]''' ||
||Frequently asked questions – with answers :-) ||


== Free help ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:free_help.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Help/FreeHelp| Free help]]''' ||
||How to get in touch with the volunteer community, and how to proceed in order to get answers to your questions||


== Professional help ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:professional_help.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Help/ProfessionalHelp| Professional help]]''' ||
||Skolelinux consultants, companies providing support services||


== More help ==
 * Use the search function of this Wiki!
 * Use the search function of the Debian Edu mailing list (see below)!
 * If you don't find usable information and solutions for your problem, talk to us. See below!

----

= Talk to us and participate =

== Mailing lists ==
 * The coordination of this project happens on the [[http://lists.debian.org/debian-edu/|debian-edu mailing list]].
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   * If you only want to drop an email then just do so; you dont have to subscribe to the list. (But please mention that you are not subscribed.)
   * [http://gmane.org GMANE] provides a [nntp://news.gmane.org/gmane.linux.debian.devel.education news gateway] and a [http://news.gmane.org/gmane.linux.debian.devel.education webforum gateway] to this list.
 * Further /MailingLists are dealing with user support, translation, and other issues.
   * GMANE provides [http://dir.gmane.org/index.php?prefix=gmane.linux.skolelinux gateways to them] as well.
   * If you want to send us an email then just do so; you don't have to be subscribed to the list. (But please mention when doing so if you are not subscribed.)
 * Further /MailingLists deal with user support, translation, and other issues.
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[[Anchor(IRC)]]
=== IRC - internet relay chat ===

== IRC - Internet relay chat ==
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 || `#debian-edu` || development talk || english ||
 || `#skolelinux` || user/admin support || multilanguage ||
 || `#skolelinux.de` || user/admin support || german ||
 || `#mozenix` || user/admin support || french ||
 || [[irc://irc.debian.org/debian-edu|#debian-edu]] || development talk || English ||
 || [[irc://irc.debian.org/skolelinux|#skolelinux]] || user/admin support || multi-language ||
 || [[irc://irc.debian.org/skolelinux.de|#skolelinux.de]] || user/admin support || German ||
 || [[irc://irc.debian.org/skolelinux.fr|#skolelinux.fr]] || user/admin support || French ||

== Bug tracking ==
Debian Edu uses the Debian [[http://www.debian.org/Bugs/|Bug Tracking System (BTS)]].

View existing bug reports and feature requests or create new ones. Please report all bugs against the package '''debian-edu-config'''.

Take a look at [[DebianEdu/HowTo/BugReports|How To Report Bugs]] for more information on bug reporting in Debian Edu.

== Source Code ==

Debian Edu is part of Debian, sources are available from the Debian archive at the usual locations.<<BR>>

=== Source code repositories on salsa.debian.org ===
 * Debian Edu [[https://salsa.debian.org/debian-edu|core packages]] (meta-packages, installation, configuration, documentation, artwork).
 * Debian Edu Packaging Team [[https://salsa.debian.org/debian-edu-pkg-team|additional packages]] (web based administration, educational software).
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== Contribute - help us to improve! ==
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[[Anchor(Learn)]]
= Learn more =
=== Everyone can help ===
 You can help in many ways:
   * take a look at some ways to [[/Contribute]] to Debian Edu
   * write good documentation for education related software
   * join one of our [[/Teams]]
   * help with this Wiki
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[[Anchor(Here)]]
=== What's here ===
=== Debian Edu Wiki ===
 * We try to put all useful information (or at least links to it) into these pages.
 * You can also edit everything or place comments on any page; this is a Wiki! (You may have to log in first.)
 * Any change in the Debian Edu section of the Wiki will be noticed by the Debian Edu team. ;-)
 * See the complete [[/SiteMap|site map]].
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[[Anchor(Wiki)]]
===== DebianEdu Wiki =====
 * We try to put every useful information (or at least links to it) into these pages.
 * You can also edit everything or place comments on any page; this is a wiki! (You may have to login first.)
 * Any change in the DebianEdu section of the wiki will be noticed by the DebianEdu team. ;-)
 [[PageList(regex:case:^DebianEdu/[^/]*$)]]
=== Tasks for Debian Developers ===
 DDs can help in many ways:
   * package and maintain the software listed on /ToPackage
   * sponsor non-Debian Developers who are packaging education-related software
   * integrate existing external packages into Debian; see /ToIntegrate
   * help with DebianInstaller to produce an even friendlier installer for people with limited computer skills
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[[Anchor(Metapackages)]]
===== Metapackages =====
 * For an easy installation of the education-related software, we'll create some metapackages for DebianEdu.
 * Here's a preliminary list; feel free to propose changes (to this as well as to the metapackages) on the mailing list.
 [[PageList(regex:case:^Education[A-Z][^/]*$)]]
=== Donating Money to the Debian Edu / Skolelinux Project ===
 If you want to make a donation to the project, please contact the [[http://www.linuxiskolen.no/slxdebianlabs/donations.html|SLX Debian Labs foundation]]
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[[Anchor(Resources)]]
=== Other resources ===
 '''''[http://bugs.skolelinux.no/ Our bug tracking system]'''''
   View existing bugreports and feature requests; or create new ones.
 '''''[http://www.skolelinux.no/linux-signpost/ Linux Signpost]'''''
   Get informed about alternatives to 'standard' MS software and using linux.
----
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[[Anchor(Languages)]]
=== Other languages ===
 We have a [http://wiki.skolelinux.de/SkoleLinux/Flyer 2 page flyer] availible in over a dozen languages (as PDF and for OOo).
= Reports, presentations and experiences =
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 '''''French'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.fr/ and DebianEduFrench
 '''''German'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.de/ and http://wiki.skolelinux.de/
 '''''Greek'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.gr/
 '''''Norwegian'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.no/
 '''''Polish'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.org/pl/
 '''''Spanish'''''
   http://www.skolelinux.es/
== Reports ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:reports.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Documentation/Reports| Reports]]''' ||
||Independent reports about or relevant to Skolelinux||
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== Presentations ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:presentations.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Documentation/Presentations| Presentations]] ''' ||
||Presentations held by the Skolelinux team||
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[[Anchor(Participate)]]
= Participate =
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[[Anchor(Meetings)]]
=== Our meetings ===
 [[PageList(regex:case:^DebianEdu/Meeting/[^/]*$)]]
== User experiences ==
||<rowspan=2> {{attachment:info.png}} ||'''[[DebianEdu/Help/UserExperiences| User experiences]]''' ||
||Problems, solutions and success stories from users of Skolelinux||
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[[Anchor(Improve)]]
=== Help us improve ===
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[[Anchor(Everyone)]]
===== Everyone can help =====
 You can help in many ways:
   * take a look at some possibilities to ["/Contribute"] contribute to DebianEdu;
   * write good documentation for the education related software;
   * join one of our ["/Teams" Teams];
   * (...)
= Other languages =
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[[Anchor(DD)]]
===== Tasks for Debian Developers =====
 You can help in many ways :
   * package and maintain the software listed in /ToPackage
   * package and maintain any software listed in [http://www.ofset.org Ofset] that is not yet in Debian
   * sponsor non-Debian developers who are packaging education related software
   * integrate existing external packages into Debian; see /ToIntegrate
   * help with DebianInstaller to get a friendly installer for people with limited computer-skills
   * (...)
  * '''French''':
  [[fr/DebianEdu]]

  * '''German''':
  http://www.skolelinux.de

  * '''Italian''':
  http://www.debian-edu.it


## domain squatting ## '''''Spanish'''''
## http://www.skolelinux.es/


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Translation(s): English - Italiano - 简体中文

The Debian Edu / Skolelinux Desktop

A screenshot from the current Debian Edu "Buster" release showing the Xfce desktop

Release Status, download information and manuals

The status pages include up to date links to installation media.

Introduction

Click on the DebianEdu Introduction page to see information about:

  • What is it?

  • Why consider it?

  • Where we are now?

Before Getting Started

Click on the Before Getting Started page to see information about:

  • Basic terminology

  • What is a profile?

  • Understanding LTSP (Thin Clients and Diskless Workstations)

Documentation

Manuals

manuals.png

Manuals

Thorough books covering multiple topics

Howtos

howtos.png

Howtos

Shorter articles covering a specific topic or problem

Debian Edu meta-packages

tips.png

Debian Edu packages overview

Details about Debian Edu meta-packages

LibreOffice

libreoffice.png

LibreOffice

LibreOffice's support pages

Debian

debian.png

Debian GNU/Linux

Debian's support pages


Help

Frequently asked questions

help.png

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions – with answers :-)

Free help

free_help.png

Free help

How to get in touch with the volunteer community, and how to proceed in order to get answers to your questions

Professional help

professional_help.png

Professional help

Skolelinux consultants, companies providing support services

More help

  • Use the search function of this Wiki!
  • Use the search function of the Debian Edu mailing list (see below)!
  • If you don't find usable information and solutions for your problem, talk to us. See below!


Talk to us and participate

Mailing lists

  • The coordination of this project happens on the debian-edu mailing list.

    • Go there to subscribe to the list, browse its archives, or view some statistics.
    • If you want to send us an email then just do so; you don't have to be subscribed to the list. (But please mention when doing so if you are not subscribed.)
  • Further /MailingLists deal with user support, translation, and other issues.

IRC - Internet relay chat

Bug tracking

Debian Edu uses the Debian Bug Tracking System (BTS).

View existing bug reports and feature requests or create new ones. Please report all bugs against the package debian-edu-config.

Take a look at How To Report Bugs for more information on bug reporting in Debian Edu.

Source Code

Debian Edu is part of Debian, sources are available from the Debian archive at the usual locations.

Source code repositories on salsa.debian.org

  • Debian Edu core packages (meta-packages, installation, configuration, documentation, artwork).

  • Debian Edu Packaging Team additional packages (web based administration, educational software).

Contribute - help us to improve!

Everyone can help

  • You can help in many ways:
    • take a look at some ways to /Contribute to Debian Edu

    • write good documentation for education related software
    • join one of our /Teams

    • help with this Wiki

Debian Edu Wiki

  • We try to put all useful information (or at least links to it) into these pages.
  • You can also edit everything or place comments on any page; this is a Wiki! (You may have to log in first.)
  • Any change in the Debian Edu section of the Wiki will be noticed by the Debian Edu team. ;-)

  • See the complete site map.

Tasks for Debian Developers

  • DDs can help in many ways:
    • package and maintain the software listed on /ToPackage

    • sponsor non-Debian Developers who are packaging education-related software
    • integrate existing external packages into Debian; see /ToIntegrate

    • help with DebianInstaller to produce an even friendlier installer for people with limited computer skills

Donating Money to the Debian Edu / Skolelinux Project


Reports, presentations and experiences

Reports

reports.png

Reports

Independent reports about or relevant to Skolelinux

Presentations

presentations.png

Presentations

Presentations held by the Skolelinux team

User experiences

info.png

User experiences

Problems, solutions and success stories from users of Skolelinux

Other languages

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