Diagnosing and Erasing Hard Drives
These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
Background and Identification
This Wiki is intended to hold general purpose Linux content.
While general purpose content is located here, distro specific content is held in it's corresponding Wiki.
Ubuntu (Only ideal for systems made within the past 5 years at that point in time.)
Lubuntu (Good for older systems with limited resources.)
Xubuntu (PAE required. However, a workaround exists.)
Kubuntu (PAE required. However a workaround exists.)
Ubuntu MATE (Based on GNOME 2 instead of GNOME 3.)
Linux Mint (Ubuntu derivative)
Linux Mint Debian (Debian derivative)