This wiki is a new, official [ Debian] resource, based on MoinMoinWiki. The contents of the now discontinued by MichaelIvey are now all converted (MigrationStatus) over to this wiki. Thank you all very much for your patience, and thanks for MichaelIvey for maintaining the previous wiki for so long. --["Jeroen"]

Please note that due to the conversion, a lot of content might not (yet) be easily findable, but it still exists. Use the search function before starting a new page!

Older homepage

?DotNetFrontPage is the last homepage, containing links to various migrated parts of this wiki. Its contents should be included in this FrontPage!

Debian Wiki

This wiki is a support and documentation resource for the Debian project. This entire wiki is under 'heavy' development. (i.e. it is far from finished).



Introduction and Resources

Getting Started

Updates, Applications and Packages

Apt (and Dpkg) is one of the core tool sets in Debian. Simply, these tools allow you to install applications, remove applications and keep Debian up to date!

The Desktop and Workstation

Network Services

The Command Line

System Administration

* ["BootProcess"] - How your system boots, and how to configure booting * ["LinuxKernel"] - Lots of resources for the Linux Kernel * ["?FileSystemDisks"] - A guide to filesystems and disks in Debian * ["ConfigureX"] - How to configure the X-Window-System:

* ["Printing"] - Printing in Debian * ["?DebianSound"] - Getting Sound working in Debian * ["NetworkConfiguration"] - How to configure your network in Debian! * ["Security"] - Securing your System * ["BackupAndRecovery"] - Backup and Recovery of data in Debian * ["WhereIsIt"] - a guide to finding almost anything in Debian


Development Area

This part of the wiki is for Debian Developers (and users too!)


This website is a Wiki. A Wiki is a collaborative site, anyone can contribute and share:

Interesting starting points:

To learn more about what a WikiWikiWeb is, read about WhyWikiWorks and the WikiNature. Also, consult the WikiWikiWebFaq. This wiki is powered by MoinMoin.